Our people make Kier
Every project we work on draws on the skills and expertise of our people. Their job is to make a positive impact on the world. Because what we achieve together in a day will have benefits that last for generations.Search our jobs >
The Kier Balanced Business Network
Creating a culture where everyone can thrive
Our Business Network was set up to create a more inclusive Kier. It brings together people from across the business to ensure people from all backgrounds and experiences feel valued, engaged, and empowered to reach their full potential.
Kier diversity research report
Attracting, retaining and developing a diverse workforce
Read our report which includes insights on how providing an agile working environment is key to attracting and reatining talent into our industry.
Restoring, renovating and extending this prestigious Grade A listed performing arts building, utilising building conservation techniques whilst internally upgrading the interiors and finishes to a high quality and installing new, modern building services and a/v equipment throughout.
The Luton DART project is a joint venture project between VolkerFitzpatrick and Kier (VFK). This new state-of-the-art guided mass passenger transit system will link the airport terminal building to Luton Airport Parkway station. Due to open in 2021 it will reduce journey time from the terminal to central London to under 30 minutes.
Cheshire’s first smart motorway from Crewe to Knutsford. Converting a 20 mile stretch of the M6 into an ‘all lane running’ smart motorway; creating much needed extra capacity and more reliable journey times. It will reduce delays and excessive congestion for the 120,000 (approx.) vehicles that use it each day.
Enabling Bristol Water to avoid a fine from OFWAT by delivering a new £27m and 30.5km pipeline 10 months ahead of the regulator's deadline for compliance, overcoming biodiversity and sustainability issues, handling the logistics presented by the pipeline passing through five towns and bringing improved water supply to 280,000 customers.
Constructing two railway tunnels that run for 6.4km between the Royal Oak portal and the new Farringdon Crossrail station in Central London. Huge scale building of station tunnel caverns at Bond Street, Tottenham Court Road and Farringdon for the new Elizabeth line.
Assisting with the evacuation of 650 families from the estate after receiving a call from Camden Council at 5.30pm on Friday 23 June 2017, undertaking emergency fire remedial works, working overnight to fit fire door closers and carrying out an additional programme of fire upgrade works.
Developing Chester's largest and most ambitious ever creative project, working in a restricted city centre location, adapting the programme when a Roman building was discovered on site, restoring and revitalising a Grade II Listed building, creating new cultural spaces and receiving the Arts Council's highest ever score for a building.
Designing and building the UK’s first dedicated centre for cancer immunology research to bring together world-leading cancer scientists and enable interdisciplinary teams to expand clinical trials and develop more lifesaving drugs.
Construction of an 18-storey, concrete-framed student accommodation block in the centre of Leeds, close to the A64, consisting of 376 studios with communal dining areas, cinema room, gym, coffee lounge, and a management suite.
Let's shape your world together
There's a wealth of ways to work with us
Kier is what you make it. That's why we give you the scope and the support to invest in your own future. To build your expertise, and enable you to contribute to a rich and diverse culture. You are able to renew your career for the long-term with outstanding opportunities.
Local delivery, national company
Our projects take us to every part of the UK as well as the Middle East
Whether we’re working for a particular local authority, or delivering locally as part of a national contract, such as maintaining Spaghetti Junction for Highways England or redeveloping stations partnership with Network Rail, we always ensure we have a real understanding of the local area.
Problem solving and innovation
Be part of a forward thinking culture
At Kier we’re always looking for ways to improve what we do; to bring fresh thinking and new ideas that will both solve client challenges and have positive impact on people’s lives and on society as a whole.