We are Kier, one of the UK’s leading construction and infrastructure services. We sustainably deliver infrastructure that is vital to the UK, working collaboratively with our clients on projects of all sizes, complexities, and sectors.
We are now recruiting for a Graduate Ecologist to join our Kier Highways team in Gloucester.
Kier is the leading highways service provider in the UK, dealing with partners like National Highways as well as a wide range of local authorities. Collectively we manage more than 27,000km of the UK’s strategic and local road networks, ranging from major road schemes all the way to routine maintenance,
You can expect to assist the environmental team in carrying out assessments of engineering schemes and developing environmental improvement schemes for clients. You’ll be a point of contact for any environmental issues and will assist in implementing Kier’s sustainability strategy. You’ll also be involved with supporting the wider team with ecological surveys, assessments, habitat surveys and protected species surveys.
Alongside our values of being collaborative, trusted and focused we will look to understand your potential and development areas for the role. During the recruitment process you may be expected to show us that you are willing to learn, be self-motivated, punctual, organised, committed, and hard-working. Many of the skills you’ll need to succeed in this role will be developed as part of your training – so we look forward to supporting you on your career journey.
For this role you’ll also have to have completed, or due to complete your degree by September 2023.
Kier is committed to creating supportive and inclusive opportunities for all our applicants and employees. We appreciate applicants from all backgrounds and we specifically encourage those from underrepresented communities to apply. Take a to learn more about our commitments to diversity and inclusion. If you require any reasonable adjustments during any part of the application process, please let us know so we can discuss and arrange these by emailing .
Closing Date: 30th September 2022
Please note, interviews may take place before the closing date, and we reserve the right to close applications early.
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