We’re looking for enthusiastic, collaborative and forward-thinking people to start their career in construction. If you would like the opportunity to earn a competitive salary while studying for a degree – we want to hear from you.
This BSc Honours degree programme, in partnership with Sheffield Hallam University, will give you a professional career pathway into the fast growing and exciting construction Industry, opening up a wide variety of career opportunities, including:
- Construction management
- Business development
- Building information modelling
- Health and safety
On this fully-funded degree programme you will attend four one-week teaching blocks each year in Sheffield, where accommodation and meals will also be provided. The rest of the year you will be working full-time, gaining valuable experience towards your professional development.
What you’ll do
You’ll work alongside experienced Construction Managers on a project section or work package, where you’ll learn to manage on-site health and safety and quality, and the establishment and use of environmental restrictions. You will also learn to liaise with third parties such as councils and utilities, manage subcontractors, and report on the project’s progress.
What are the entry requirements?
You must be at least 18 years of age, with GCSE grade C in both maths and English plus one of the following:
- Two A-levels
- BTEC National Certificate or Diploma or Extended Diploma in building, construction, civil engineering or quantity surveying
- Advanced Diploma in construction or built environment
- Other level-three BTEC Certificates or Diplomas will also be considered, preferably with some construction related experience
Mature applicants without formal qualifications will be considered on merit, taking into account relevant work experience (you'll need at least five years’ experience under your belt) and previous qualifications.
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.
Kier is an inclusive employer.
Let’s shape your world together.
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