Salary: Up to £49,003, including winter working allowances
Are you an experienced professional looking for a management opportunity? Do you have knowledge of highways and transportation and related legislation? Do you want to work for an employer who has a vested interest in your health and wellbeing?
We have an exciting opportunities for Improvement/Maintenance Managers to join our Highways service and assist in the delivery of Highway Operations functions in either the Skipton or Boroughbridge Area Highways Offices.
Working alongside the Area Manager, and other key staff, you will be responsible for a team of Project Engineers / Highways Officers and a Senior Project Engineer, and will assist with the management of the Area team to deliver a high quality service to the local community.
The work is demanding, but rewarding. Your duties will include managing the highway maintenance and improvement, development control and traffic management service as well as delivery of the annual capital programme and programmes of revenue work. Liaising with contractors and consultants to develop positive relationships and improve performance of partnership working across the highways North Yorkshire partnership is a key element of the role as well as fostering good relationships with Elected Members and the wider community of stakeholders we engage with. You will also assist in delivering our winter service in your capacity as duty manager on a standby rota basis as well as assisting with other emergencies; the role will include out of hours working.
In return we can offer you a range of employee benefits including a competitive salary, generous leave entitlement, flexible working hours, a government pension scheme and access to our ‘Everybody Benefits’ package which includes a variety of retail discounts. You can also expect to receive ongoing support throughout your role and to be part of a friendly and dedicated team.
If you are an experienced Highway Engineer looking to achieve the highest standards in the management, maintenance and improvement of the highway network we want to hear from you.
If you are ready for your next challenge and would like to read more about these roles and how to apply, please visit our dedicated campaign site: www.northyorks.gov.uk/highways-opportunities
Closing date: Wednesday 28 November
Interview date: Details are included on the campaign site
*Please note we also have a Team Leader – Traffic Engineering position available within our Network Strategy Group. For more details on this post please visit the campaign site detailed above*