Ganger- Power

  • Job Reference: 194521
  • Date Posted: 10 October 2019
  • Recruiter: Kier Ltd
  • Location: Bristol
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Title: Ganger

Location: Commutable distance within the region of Bristol / Bath / Western-Super-Mare and Taunton.

Business area: Utilities - Western Power Distribution

Introduction: Kier work as part of a framework for Western Power Distribution to ensure its customers have power in their homes, businesses, schools and hospitals. We are an essential member of the team mainly working on reactive and planned maintenance.

We employ a large number of teams across the region, whose role it is to either respond to emergencies to dig down in the street or on private property to give our client access to repair their asset, or to lay new mains cables as part of their ongoing planned maintenance programme. Our responsibility begins with planning the works and finishes with us clearing site having put it back to the same or better condition than when we arrived, making sure that customers are happy and informed throughout every stage of the works.

Key Skills and Qualifications:

  • Holder of a Full UK Driving Licence
  • Holder of relevant CSCS/CPCS cards
  • Holder of a NRSWA card
  • Strong interpersonal, leadership and problem solving skills
  • Ability to communicate at all levels both written and verbal
  • EUSR Power
  • Cat and Genny Training
  • Utility Experience
  • Deep Excavation Training/experience
Desirable Skills/Experience/Training

  • UK driving licence CAT C + E
  • EUSR - SHEA Power
We recognise our people are essential to delivering exceptional service and everyone has the opportunity to realise their full potential and therefore we will offer you a long-term career with continued training and development.

  • Operate cable avoidance equipment
  • Assess & avoid underground Utilities
Bring your talent and ambition to Kier and you'll enjoy the scope and opportunity to invest in your own future, to build your expertise and contribute to a rich and diverse culture. You can also expect a competitive salary and a strong benefits package that includes:

  • Free Life Assurance
  • Access to our valuable pension scheme Matched up to 7.5%
  • Kier Retirement Savings Plan
  • Generous annual leave allowance
  • Options to participate in Cycle2Work and
  • Payroll Giving schemes
  • Two employee Share Scheme options
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Access to Kier Rewards, our exclusive Discount Shopping
  • Site with deals available at over 800 retailers
  • Plus many more benefits geared to your wellbeing
Closing date 24th October

Pre-employment checks:
It's worth remembering that we'll undertake the relevant/standard employment checks if you're successful in the selection process. This includes taking up your references, as well as checking your ID, driving licence (if appropriate) and your right to work in the UK. Some roles may also be subject to further pre-employment checks.

About Kier:

Being part of Kier means living our values of being collaborative, enthusiastic and forward thinking. We all have the potential to shape our world, and it's through these values that we will leave a lasting legacy. Bring your talent and ambition to Kier and you will be given the scope and opportunity to invest in your own future, to build your expertise and contribute to a rich and diverse culture.

Kier is an inclusive employer.