The key purpose of this post is to lead the Streetworks Team in the delivery of the duties contained within the Traffic Management Act 2004, Highways Act 1980 and the New Roads and Street Works Act 1991 to keep traffic moving and to minimise disruption.
Specifically this post will be responsible for providing day to day management, operational and technical support to a team dedicated to ensure activities on the District’s highways are being delivered in accordance with current legislation.
The post-holder will report to the Highway Network Manager and senior officers of the Council on matters relating the Network Management Team.
The role will ensure compliance of all contractors and internal resources aligned to current legislation and to the Wakefield Permit Scheme as adopted. The post will also have responsibility for assessing and agreeing activities associated with private and public events taking place within the highway.
The post-holder will be responsible for the team’s financial management
Want to Know More?
If you would like to know more about the role, the recruitment process or working for Wakefield Council feel free to contact Carol Brennan.
Job Spec - Streetworks Team Leader G11.pdf
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