Job description

Requirements

  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary £37,849.00 - £39,782.00 gross per year
  • Trowbridge

Description

Summary An exciting and challenging opportunity has arisen for an experienced street works team leader to join our busy Network Management Team.

LIVE·WORK·MANAGE

The network management team is responsible for managing Wiltshire Council's statutory duty under the Traffic Management Act. The team manages and coordinates over 25,000 street works activities a year

About the role

You will be responsible for managing the street works office team, ensuring that the authority complies with its statutory duties and responsibilities with regards to noticing, co-ordination and licensing of all road works to minimise congestion on our road network.

Reporting directly to the network manager, you will be supervising the work of 5 technical administrators and managing regular performance monitoring meetings with the Utility companies to ensure that statutory undertakers comply with their legal obligations under the street works legislation. You will also fulfil a key role in coordinating major works projects on the network, liaising with works promoters to ensure that disruption is kept to a minimum.

About you

You will be an experienced supervisor or manager with a minimum of 5 years experience in a street works, highways or traffic management related environment. Ideally with a professional membership of a highways related institution. If you have excellent negotiation and communication skills, you enjoy a reactive and challenging career, and can show dedication to seeing things through to completion with competing demands, then we would like to hear from you.

Experience of working at an operational level with permitting schemes will be advantageous. You will also need to have experience in financial and project management, a detailed level of knowledge and understanding of the legislation surrounding street works.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the wel

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