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Senior Transport Officer- Local Bus Services

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Senior Transport Officer- Local Bus Services

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Highways, Transport & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £30 - 40 per hour

  • Contact:

    Jason Kohle MIRP CertRP

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 006

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  • Published:

    29 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Senior Transport Officer- Local Bus Services
We have a vacancy for a Senior Transport Officer for a client in Derbyshire. This is an initial 6-month assignment with remote working available.
We are looking for candidates with previous experience of local bus networks.
The key duties of the post include:
- Overall management of the Local Bus team including management responsibility for staff members including direct reports
- Highways and infrastructure matters relating to bus services, including managing the team delivering the bus service capital programme
- Bus service data, information & marketing
- Ticketing, including the Gold Card (English National Concessionary Travel Scheme) and the bline young person's concessionary scheme
- Local bus service provision, including managing contracted local bus services and partnership working with local bus operators to develop commercial bus services in Derbyshire
- Liaison with neighbouring authorities on cross boundary services
- Procurement and contract management oversight
- Budget monitoring and financial reporting
- Providing input and technical support into strategic matters, including most recently Derbyshire's Bus Service Improvement Plan and Enhanced Partnership.
For a full description and further information on the role, please call Jason Kohle at Carrington West on 02393 876006. 
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 Jason at Carrington West on 02393 876006 for more information.  
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