Work Placement / Internship

Construction Manager - 2019 Summer Placement

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We are currently recruiting talented Construction Management undergraduates who are seeking a Summer Placement to start in July 2019.

You’ll be assigned responsibility for a project section or work package, where you’ll manage on-site health and safety and quality, and the establishment and use of environmental restrictions. The role will include liaising with third parties such as councils and utilities, managing subcontractors, and reporting on the project’s progress.

Kier Services - Overview

It is our Kier Services division that ultimately means Kier can help our public and private sector clients realise the full value of their assets at every stage of the services life cycle.

What you need to qualify:

  • We look for those who embody our company ethos
  • Work effectively within a team environment
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Work proactively with a keen interest in devolving their careers within the Built Environment
  • Live the Kier values, collaborative, forward thinking and enthusiastic
  • Academically you’ll on course to achieve a 2.1 or above on a Construction related programme and accredited by a professional body

What you’ll receive and achieve:

  • A social atmosphere where you’ll build relationships throughout the business
  • Practical, on the job training within your team of industry experts
  • Become part of some of the UK’s most high-profile projects
  • A commitment to support a reasonable work life balance
  • Responsibility for your own achievements, taking control of project elements
  • Potential progression into the business to secure your future career with us as a Graduate if you perform like a star

What next:

We are excited to receive your application so please review our roles and apply online as soon as possible. Our recruiters take the time and effort to read through each application thoroughly and appreciate your interest in our opportunities.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

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Job ID Number: 186221
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Opportunity Overview

  • March 31st, 2019
  • Competitive + benefits
  • 2:1 and above (expected)
  • Summer
  • UK Wide

Disciplines accepted...

  • Construction Management

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