Team Leader

  • Kier Limited
  • Falkirk, UK
  • 01 Nov, 2020
Full Time Executive

Job Description

Team Leader

Location: Falkirk

Business Area: Kier Utilities- Scottish Water

A local passion, a national reach


Kier Group is one of the Top 3 Utility providers here in the UK- helping to connect, heat and power the country. Our sector expertise stretches across telecoms, gas and water, working with emerging technologies to the most exacting standards of safety and quality. What does it take to join this team that keeps water running for over 15 million homes and businesses, maintaining 65km of gas pipes and installing one million metres of fibre optic cable every year? It takes people like you.

Working in Alliance with one of the leading water utility companies in the UK, this is an exciting opportunity for a Team Leader to join the Scottish Water Framework as part of the Repair & Maintenance workstream.

About the role

In this crucial role, you will be overseeing, supervising and undertaking all assigned drainage work to the required job standards and the customers' expectations. You will be ultimately responsible for the drainage work on your assigned site by having awareness of the skills/ qualifications of your gang, whilst ensuring that all jobs are completed in line with Health & Safety guidelines at all times. Additionally, you will need to ensure that the site is equipped with all the required goods, tools and equipment needed to complete all assigned work as well as completing all paperwork accurately, fully and legibly.

What do we need from you?

To be successful in this role you will hold experience in drainage along with the following qualifications:

  • NRSWA certificate/ card
  • Confined Spaces
  • NPORS or equivalent Ticket above and below 10t (below 10t would be accepted)
  • Shoring (propriety systems) expired/ certified
  • Abrasive Wheels
  • Manual Handling
  • First Aid

Due to the nature of the role, a Full UK Driving Licence is essential.

What will you receive?

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. In return, we will be offering you a competitive salary along with a strong benefits package that includes:

  • Access to our pension scheme- Kier Retirement Savings Plan
  • Free Life Assurance
  • 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

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.

Make the journey. Leave a legacy.

Being part of Kier means living our values of being Collaborative, Trusted and Focused. We all have the potential to shape our world, and it's through these values that we will leave a lasting legacy...... click apply for full job details