• Job Reference: 195505
  • Date Posted: 2 January 2020
  • Employer: Kier Ltd
  • Location: Cornwall
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Competitive + benefits
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description


Location - Bodmin

Business Area - Kier Utilities - South West Water

Closing date for applications 6th January 2020

The power of people.

You probably recognise Kier Group as a leading construction, property, residential and services group. You may possibly know that over the past 90 years, we've created 88 offices and employ 20,000 employees. But did you know that we're a business built on people? Thinkers and doers. Innovators and team workers. People from all communities. People with all types of experiences. People like you.

Kier Utilities and its partnership with South West Water are passionate about water, we help provide high quality drinking and waste water service throughout Cornwall, Devon, Bournemouth and small parts of Somerset. We work as part of a framework delivering civils schemes across the region in the south west, whether it be responding to fix a water leak or replacing a main on planned works, we will be there ensuring we complete the works in a safe and timely manner.

As a Plumber/Surveyor you will be responsible for carrying out internal and external meter exchanges, new installs and metering surveys. You'll need to ensure all work complies with relevant Safety, Health and Environmental legislation. Ensuring wastage is kept to a minimum and recycling takes place wherever possible is also essential to this role.

What do we need from you?

We need someone with NRSWA Operative qualification, EUSR Water Hygeine. It is essential that you are Cat & Genny trained. An NVQ Level 2 in Plumbing is highly desirable. We need you to be a good communicator and a reliable and punctual individual in order for you to be considered for this role.

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 hourly rate and a strong benefits package that includes:
  • 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
  • Flexible and Agile working (dependent on your role)
  • Access to Kier Rewards, our exclusive Discount Shopping site with deals available at over 800 retailers
  • Plus many more benefits geared to your wellbeing

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:

Make the journey. Leave a legacy.

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.