Kier believes that everyone has the potential to shape the world around them. To enable everyone to do this, they have invested in a core learning and development programme for all. If you’re keen to work in a collaborative environment that is enthusiastic and forward thinking, Kier is the place to be.
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Kier Work Experience Programmes
Kier’s work experience programme is a great way to gain an understanding and appreciation of this exciting, diverse and ever-growing industry. They offer various unpaid, structured work experience placements and pre-employment programmes across the country.
Some of their pre-employment programmes also allow you to gain recognised entry-level qualifications, which can support your transition into the industry.
Kier Apprenticeship Programmes
Kier Internship Programmes
If you are currently studying for a degree, Kier’s 8-week summer internships and 12-month industrial placements are a great way to immerse yourself in this innovative industry.
You will get to look inside a leading infrastructure, building, developments and housing group and find out about the work Kier do, and the sectors they support. All while getting a valuable hands-on experience which will support your studies.
Kier Graduate Programmes
Kier’s structured, two-year, Graduate Development Programme provides an opportunity for you to progress after university, providing you with the tools and experience to qualify for membership of your chosen profession.
All graduates at Kier are supported in their day-to-day work by an on-the-job line manager. They also receive the help of an experienced ‘professional body mentor’ who helps with the development of goals and to expand the skills required for chartership to a relevant professional body.
Shaping your career with Kier
As part of National Apprenticeships Week 2019, we listened to some incredible success stories from Kier apprentices and grads, discovered exclusive insights about working there and even uncovered the truth behind some common misconceptions of working in this versatile industry.