Maintenance Manager

Boroughbridge, York
£43,857 to £47,782
22 Oct 2021
07 Nov 2021
Job role
Contract Type
Full time

We are currently looking for a strong candidate to take up the role of Maintenance Manager at Area 6 Boroughbridge.

The main responsibilities of this role is to lead the team to ensure our highway safety compliance for the Area 6 Boroughbridge Highways office. Also you will assess and identify highway maintenance works, including drainage and surface treatments, prepare design briefs that contribute to the delivery of the local capital programme, including the monitoring and management of locally devolved budgets.

The role

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who wants to further develop their career and management skills within the Highways Service and the County Council, showcase their potential and grow and develop themselves within a very challenging and demanding role.

To be considered for this role you will be self-motivated and have a flexible approach, adapting to plans changing. Your communication skills will be detailed and clear to be able to speak with a number senior managers and councillors as well as being able to effectively manage and direct a team. Also keeping key stakeholders up to date with current local maintenance operations. 

Benefit of working for us

As a North Yorkshire County Council employee you will have access to some great benefits via our Everybody Benefit’s Scheme such as shopping discounts, home technology and green car salary sacrifice schemes, financial wellbeing and Health Assured, our employee assistance programme, to assist with your health and wellbeing. You will also have access to our Local Government Pension Scheme, a generous plan for your retirement with the option to increase your monthly contribution if you so wish. For more information, please see our rewards booklet. 

North Yorkshire is one of the most beautiful places in the UK to visit, live and work. Whether you want to escape the hustle of the City, improve the opportunities for your family to live in safe communities with great education and low unemployment, or pursue your personal interests and hobbies North Yorkshire and surrounding area has it all. 

It is the largest county and one of the most rural. The area has two fantastic National Parks - the North York Moors and the Yorkshire Dales, three Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the Pennines and a stunning coastline. The area hosted the phenomenal Tour de France in 2014, and due to its success has created the Tour de Yorkshire with global recognition with the Cycling World Championships being held in North Yorkshire last year. There are ruined castles and abbeys, serene gardens, unique breweries, theme parks with thrilling rides and industrial heritage. Something for everyone. 

While the county is rightly known for its wide open spaces, it also incorporates attractive market towns including Pickering, Skipton and Helmsley, traditional seaside towns, the Spa town of Harrogate and the ancient city of York - the most visited city outside of London. There are a wide range of shopping, leisure and cultural facilities as well as excellent schools, universities, road and rail links, there really is everything to offer you and your family as a place to work, live and enjoy.

If this sounds like something you would be interested in, please take a look at the Job Specification and contact Melisa Burnham on 07989379805 for an informal conversation. 

Key dates:

Closing date: Sunday 7th November

Interview date: Week commencing 15th November