Operative – Kier Group plc – Falkirk

Kier Group plc

We’re looking for Civils Gangs/ Civils Operatives to join our telecoms team based in Falkirk. Within this role, you can enjoy exposure to exciting major projects, progression opportunities, support in obtaining further qualifications and even more.

Location : Falkirk

Contract : Permanent

Salary : Price Rate Pay or up to £170 a day pending experience


You will be based out of Falkirk and will be predominantly site based in carrying out essential services to the Openreach infrastructure. Your role will be to ensure we are doing all our civils works to Health and Safety standard and Quality Standard. Ensuring works are completed and delivered to the timelines required of us by our client and delivering the programme.

Who are we looking for?

The role of Civils Operative is great for you if you have the following experience:

 Telecom’s experience required


Digger Licence

MT003/SA006/K8/OR Craft Accreditations (Duct / Modulars / Blockages / Frame & Covers / Dem & Rebuilds / Carriageway box builds)

Towing Licence

Clean Valid Driving Licence

Aware of all H&S aspects

Training can be provided

We’re all about finding potential here at Kier, and transferable skills are always welcome! So even if you don’t tick every box , please apply and we can have a chat. We want to hear from candidates from all backgrounds and experiences, and we especially encourage those from underrepresented communities to get in touch with us.

If you require any reasonable adjustments during any part of the application process, please get in touch at to discuss and arrange these. 

Benefits at Kier

We’re proud to be able to offer our fantastic employees a wide variety of benefits that you can tailor to your needs. Some of our favourites include:

Support in obtaining further qualifications.

New and enhanced family friendly policies, including eight weeks paternity leave, 26 weeks maternity leave, pregnancy loss leave, surrogacy leave, menopause guidance and more

Green car scheme

A free healthcare app giving you access to clinicians and experts on fertility, pregnancy and baby, menopause and men’s health

An additional two days’ leave to take part in volunteering activities of your choice.

And so much more! You can read the full details of all of our benefits on our website: 

Who is Kier?

We’re made up of six business units, Group Functions, Construction, Highways, Infrastructure, Utilities and Property, and as a group, our purpose is to sustainably deliver construction and infrastructure services which are vital to the UK. Look at our sustainability objectives:

At the core of all our projects is technical excellence, utilising the latest building methods and innovations to ensure we offer the best value to our clients as sustainably as possible.

Our projects are those that support the local communities we work in, helping them thrive and progress. We are collaborative, trusted and focussed in all that we do, and our people are essential in helping us achieve our goals.

Diversity and inclusion

Making Kier a diverse and inclusive place to work is a huge priority for us. We’re proud of the steps we’ve taken so far, but we know we must always do more. Our employees are key in shaping Kier’s diversity and inclusion (D&I) initiatives, and our people have made a huge impact on how we work, by using their experiences to shape our policies and initiatives.

You can see more about our D&I action plan here: 

Closing date: 22nd December 2022

Please note, interviews may take place before the closing date, and we reserve the right to close applications early.


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