Highways Asset Manager

York, North Yorkshire
£34 - £39K
30 Jan 2019
21 Feb 2019
Job role
Contract Type
Full time

Location: Eco Depot (Hazel Court)

Salary: Grade 10 Level 1- 4 (£34,277 to £39,912 per annum)

Package: 37 Hours per week

Job category/type: Economy & Place, Highways


Job description

Working for City of York Council is more than just a job. A career in local government provides a unique opportunity to make a real difference to our communities. We invest heavily in our staff, providing them with a working environment where they can flourish, with opportunities for career development.

The responsibilities and tasks for the Asset Manager include the Strategic management of the entire highway assets of the Council. This includes introducing, managing, maintaining and updating appropriate asset systems and data sets, with the introduction of appropriate plans and policies to allow services such as highway maintenance, Streetworks coordination and others to operate effectively. Adoption and delivery of innovative solutions to highway inspection and assessment, management and delivery of community schemes and small package works.

The detailed Job Description is attached, this post attracts the following generous benefits package:

  • Flexible working, where possible, as we are committed to providing a healthy work life balance.
  • You will benefit  from 24 days annual leave, rising to 29 days after 5 years service and 8 bank holidays.
  • Access to a defined benefit local government pension scheme with generous employer contributions.
  • Salary sacrifice schemes Family friendly policies, to further assist flexible working.
  • A commitment to staff learning, training and development.
  • A comprehensive employee wellbeing scheme and assistance program.
  • Assistance with travel to work through a cycle scheme and bus and train ticket loans.
  • High street discounts through a staff benefits scheme.

If you want to be part of a team that really cares about quality service delivery and you can demonstrate that you can meet the challenge, please contact Bill Manby on 01904 553233 for an informal chat or to book a slot on our Highways recruitment open day on 15 February 2019, 8am - 5pm where you can meet the current team and see the front line services that we provide.

For further information or an informal discussion please contact Bill Manby, Head of Highways & Fleet, bill.manby@york.gov.uk  or on 01904 553233.

We have further vacancies available within the Highways Services Team, please see the attached document 'Highways Vacancies' for a summary.  To apply for any of the individual vacancies please go to the specific advert for further details and to apply online.

Closing date: Thursday 21 February 2019 at 12 midnight

Interview date: Week commencing Monday 4 March 2019

Job Description

Highways Vacancies