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 Design Manager to join our Kier Construction team in Plymouth.
Kier Construction is one of the largest regional builders in the UK, working with public and private sector clients on projects of all sizes and complexities. Our construction teams are split into four regions; London, South & Strategic Projects, Western & Wales, Eastern & Midlands and North & Scotland it also comprises of Kier Places, our housing maintenance and facilities management business.
You’ll be responsible for partnering with our clients, supply chain and other internal/external teams to provide technical advice and support whilst encouraging innovation. You can expect to liaise with designers, review different designs, carry out site visits and inspections as well as preparing briefs for investigations, surveys and monitoring.
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 .
Please note, interviews may take place before the closing date, and we reserve the right to close applications early.
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