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Assistant Director of Highways

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Assistant Director of Highways

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  • Sector:

    Highways, Transport & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £600 - 700 per day

  • Contact:

    Michael Hayward

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 042

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Assistant Director of Highways
We are looking for an Assistant Director of Highways to join Derbyshire County Council on an initial 6-month contract. For this role you will need to have previous senior leadership experience within a local authority. The role will entail hybrid working, however will require you to be in the office on a weekly basis.
More about what you will be doing:
·Derbyshire County Council are looking to recruit an interim Assistant Director Highways Delivery for a period of 6 months. Reporting to the Director of Highways, the post holder will lead and coordinate the delivery of highway management, design and construction services across major projects, carriageway, footway, structures, traffic signals, streetlighting, rights of way, traffic and road safety, floods and drainage, cycling and public transport works. You will also assist the Director in the development of the future highway service, which is currently undertaking a major transformation, together with the procurement of a new Highways Professional Services Partner to support the highways design and other services.
What to do now:

If you are interested in this role and fit the criteria above, please send us your application today.
For a full description and further information on the role, please call Michael Hayward at Carrington West on 02393 876042.
If you feel that you are right for this role technically, but the rate, location or seniority does not suit you specifically then please still feel free to send us your CV. We constantly recruit for roles very similar to this one at all levels UK Wide. We are always keen to chat with you discreetly about your employment situation.
Even if you are happy in your current role for now, we always welcome calls from Highways, Traffic & Transportation professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Our specialist team has a combined 40+ years' experience in this market. Please call Michael at Carrington West on 02393 876042 for more information.
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