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Highways Maintenance Contract Manager

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  • Sector:

    Highways, Transport & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Permanent - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £46k - 47k per year + 12% bonus, car

  • Contact:

    Jason Fogaty

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876063

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  • Published:

    14 days ago

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Highways Maintenance Contract manager
Are you an experienced Contracts Manager within the Highways Maintenance sector, now seeking a new opportunity with an industry leading contractor?
Or perhaps you have extensive Highway Maintenance experience in a senior or managerial position who is now seeking more responsibility?
If yes to either of the above, this could be for you...
Carrington West are looking to speak with Routine Maintenance Contract Managers within the Highways sector, to deliver planned maintenance and reactive works for a leading client across the Gloucestershire area.
Responsible for managing their operational sections within the targets set by the budget, you will work with and meet the needs of all stakeholders both internally and externally, to meet all safety, environment and quality obligations, with good appreciation of the business plan aims and objectives.
Reporting directly in to to the Network Manager, the Contract Manager will be responsible for a team of Supervisors, Operatives and Sub Contractors, delivering routine maintenance and reactive works across the region to include safety defects, minor works, pot holing and winter maintenance.
Given the nature of the contract, the position will be suited to individuals who can demonstrate not only extensive experience of Highways Term Maintenance, but also the ability to manage teams against performance.
·Manage and promote a safe working environment for all operations.
·Monitor safety targets and completion of safety audits.
·Undertake safety investigations for incidents.
·Manage operational section in line with budget and business plan.
·Meet financial targets, analyse weekly cost and value progress returns.
·Monitor works programmes and review resources on regular basis.
·Ensure work applications are made within agreed timescales.
·Monitor skills and experience of staff and operatives within the section and identify training needs.
·Develop and promote close working relationships with client.
·Manage and promote EFQM and IMS ensuring systems and procedures are adhered to within required timescales.
·Ensure information and requirements are passed on to team from operational / management meetings
·Actively foster a positive staff morale
·Willingly carry out any reasonable task as requested by a member of senior management
·Financial returns in line with budget, including DSO.
·Safety performance measures in line with safety objectives and statutory reporting.
·Results of Key performance indicators
·Client satisfaction survey feedback
·Work not Invoiced to acceptable levels.
·Timely provision of information to enable deadlines to be met.
·IMS standards maintained.
Salary on offer is in the region of £46,000 per annum + 12% bonus, with a fully expensed company car, depending on experience.
This role will move quickly and is unique opportunity to join a leading Highways company. To avoid missing out please apply today with a copy of your CV then call Jason Fogaty on 02393 876 063 to discuss.
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, Infrastructure & Transportation professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Our specialist team has a combined 70+ years' experience in this market. Please call Jason Fogaty at Carrington West on 07745530959 for more information.
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