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Surfacing Operations Manager

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Highways, Transport & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Permanent - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £50k - 55k per year

  • Contact:

    Michael Loftus

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876063

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  • Published:

    28 days ago

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Are you an experienced Surfacing Operations Manager?
Are you looking to join an expanding team that continues to take on new projects even in these uncertain times?
If YES, then this could be the perfect role for you...
Role: Road Surfacing Operations Manager
Location: Bedfordshire
About the company 
We are an independent company offering a regional road surfacing, reinstatement and civil's service. Its Management Team have together over 50 years' experience of working for Local Authorities including; - Bedford Borough Council - Buckingham County Council - Central Bedfordshire Council - Essex County Council - Hertfordshire County Council - London Borough of Barnet - London Borough of Brent - London Borough of Harringey - Stevenage Borough Council Both as Main Contractors and Sub-Contractors. We are currently working within the public & private sector within the Three Counties & Cambridgeshire areas. The company is well-appointed to carry out reinstatement and civil reinstatement works and can provide innovative use of recycled sub base materials as well as traditional surfacing macadams and asphalts.
·Competitive salary
·Great benefits package
The Role
·To support the Operations Director to manage the Operations team in successfully delivering all schemes, managing customer relationships to retain customers by meeting and exceeding expectations.
·You co-operate with us when we are discharging our statutory obligations, for example, we have a duty to complete Risk Assessments and ensure they are communicated to our workforce.  You then have a duty to comply with the controls stipulated in them, and where necessary, report to us that they are ineffective, out of date, or simply not suitable for the task, so that we can amend them to be suitable.
·You will be provided with multiple items of PPE/RPE and many other items of safety equipment in the course of your employment, you must not interfere with or alter the equipment outside of the supplier's recommendations for any reason.  You are expected to look after this equipment, ensure it remains serviceable at all times and report/replace damaged equipment immediately.
·You are expressly required to report to your supervisor/line manager anything that you believe to be unsafe in the course of your work. This includes unsafe working conditions, unsafe actions both of which can be considered near misses.
·During the course of your employment you will be expected to attend health and safety training courses, some of these are considered career progression courses and as such will be voluntary others are classed safety critical and will be compulsory.
·Monitor and approve cost targets to maximise profitability
·Understand relevant Contract terms and conditions
·Take personal responsibility for the health and safety of yourself and others by challenging, reporting and acting on any unsafe activities and conditions
·Deliver a customer focused service ensuring it is presented in a professional manner
·Ability to work in a complex service delivery environment to tight deadlines
·Writing and supporting others in the production of CPP's, Risk Assessments and Method Statements
·Keep accurate records of projects, schemes and completed works
·Ensure the company's Management Systems and processes are fully understood and adhered to by all on site.
·Assist the business to achieve and maintain ISO 9001, 45001 & NHSS:16 certification
How to Apply 
Interviews will be held by video call
This role is an urgent requirement and Interviews are set to take place shortly, please apply ASAP to avoid missing out.
If you feel that you are right for this job technically, but the salary, location or seniority does not suit you specifically then please still feel free to send us your CV. We constantly recruit for jobs 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 job for now, we always welcome calls from Civil Engineering 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 Mike Loftus at Carrington West on 02393 876063 for more information.
 By applying for this position, you are agreeing for Carrington West to hold and process your personal data in accordance to our Data Protection Policy. Your data will be shared with third party clients specifically relevant to any roles you have applied for. If at any stage, you wish to withdraw your consent please contact us.