Sector Guide

Where could you work?

Quantity Surveying

Quantity surveyors oversee all contracts and costs relating to a building or engineering project. They look to minimise expenditure whilst ensuring that the project is still built to the client’s high standards.

Kier at a glance

Key facts:

  • Leading infrastructure services, buildings, developments and housing group
  • We operate across a range of sectors including defence, education, health, housing, industrials, power, transport and utilities
  • Employees across the UK and international offices in the Middle East
  • 60 UK offices
  • Around 400 projects on site at any one time
  • The roots of the business go back nearly 100 years

Discipline groups recruited...

  • Civil/Building
  • Computing/Technology
  • Electronic & Electrical
  • Materials & Minerals
  • Mechanical/Manufacturing
  • Sciences/Maths

Opportunities & Benefits:

Are you enthusiastic about finding solutions to get a job done for the benefit of customers and communities? Are you good at taking on board others’ views and working in a team, to achieve more? Are you prepared to embrace new ways of doing things, with innovation and technology?

With a business as diverse as ours, we can offer a range of opportunities. Every project we work on draws on the skills and expertise of our people. Their job is to make a positive impact on the world. Because what we achieve together in a day will have benefits that last for generations. At Kier we are looking for the best and brightest people, from a wide range of backgrounds, to bring fresh thinking to our sector-leading teams.

When you join Kier you’ll find a range of benefits on offer including 26 days’ leave per annum, pension scheme, life assurance, share options and access to high street discounts for thousands of retailers.