Local Highways Manager - East

£45,648 - £52,724
13 Jun 2022
27 Jun 2022
Job role
Contract Type
Full time

Lincolnshire County Council is looking to recruit a Local Highways Manager, a key managerial role within our Highways Services Team, responsible for the planning and delivery of local team functions in one of the four highways areas on behalf of the County Council as a Highways Authority.

About You

We are seeking someone who combines excellent technical knowledge with a dedication to the customer; driven by data and evidence to take ownership of one of the most important functions in the county. With a passion for customer care, brilliant communication skills and an understanding of issues affecting Highways Services, you will be able to play a key role in the delivery of essential services in Lincolnshire.

About the Role

The post holder will identify and prioritise Highways maintenance schemes in their area, reviewing and allocating the best use of available resources, now and for the future, in a creative and sustainable way. They will be responsible for the overall response to Highways-related emergency events within an area, coordinating the production and prioritisation of pragmatic and holistic solutions.

Through developing and maintaining strong, positive relationships with local communities, Elected Members and stakeholders across all service areas, the post holder will contribute to a conscientious culture of proactive, future-focused service delivery that is accountable and engaging to our customers. This is an exciting opportunity to inspire positive change in an environment that is both challenging and rewarding.

About the Team

Lincolnshire County Council's Local Highways Management team provide a front-line service and essential maintenance to one of the biggest highways networks in the country. There are four Local Highways Teams covering the North, East, South and West of the county who work in partnership with both internal Operational Asset Management teams and external contractors within the wider highways alliance.

About Our Offer

Along with a competitive salary we are offering:

  • A Contributory pension
  • Comprehensive benefits package including excellent discount schemes and cycle to work
  • Flexible working policies
  • Career progression opportunities
  • A generous annual leave entitlement plus the option to buy more

Further details can be found in our rewards and benefits brochure

If this sounds like the role for you, then please read through the full Job Description, before clicking apply!  If you would like to know more about Lincolnshire County Council and our current vacancies then click on over to  www.lincolnshire.gov.uk

For an informal discussion about the role please contact County Highways Manager, Kyra Nettle on kyra.nettle@lincolnshire.gov.uk

To apply please click the Apply Now link below.