Pre-Construction – Summer Placement

Recruiter
Kier Group
Location
Bedfordshire
Salary
Competitive salary dependant on experience
Posted
11 Jul 2018
Closes
21 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Temporary, Work Placement
Hours
Full Time

We seek enthusiastic, collaborative and forward-thinking Industrial Placements to join us on their year in industry.

Make the journey to Kier to receive industry-leading mentorship and support, the opportunity to work on hugely notable, cutting-edge projects, and leave a legacy by developing your practical and theoretical knowledge surrounded by industry experts. 

Responsibilities:
We are currently recruiting talented undergraduate students seeking a Summer Placement to start in July 2018.

Primarily supporting our Pre-construction Team within Major Projects you could gain experience on estimating negotiated contracts, the preparation of tenders and estimating works for onsite projects including refurbishment and new build projects across the health, education, retail and commercial sectors.

Benefits:

  • 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

Make the journey. Leave a legacy.

Being part of Kier means living our values of being collaborative, enthusiastic and forward thinking. We all have the potential to shape our world, and it’s through these values that we will leave a lasting legacy. 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.

Let’s shape your world together.

About you:

  • We look for those who embody our company ethos
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Organisational skills and dedication to completing projects in a timely manner
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Live the Kier values, collaborative, forward thinking and enthusiastic

Qualifications

Academically you’ll on course to achieve a 2:1 or above on a quantity surveying, construction management, design management or marketing related programme.

Accepted degree subjects

  • marketing and advertising studies
  • civil engineering and construction

 

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email solent.futures@solent.ac.uk for feedback. You might want to visit us in RM 001 11am – 4pm to get your CV checked and, if you are invited for interview, to arrange for a mock interview.

 

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