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Manager Structures and Drainage

Job description

Highways manager- Bridges, structures and drainage

Chichester, West Sussex (In the office 1 to 2 times a week)

£54000-£57'700 +HYBRID WORKING +Discounted gym membership + Pension (21% employer contribution) + 29 days holiday + Bank holidays

Do you have management experience from a highways background?

Are you looking for a role with full autonomy where you can stamp your mark on the team?

The Team Manager will be accountable for the provision of specialist expertise delivering technical solutions through the management of a team of professional engineers. You will be working with engineering and highway colleagues and contractors to effectively and efficiently deliver the Works Programme.

This role will be responsible for the design, implementation and monitoring of engineering solutions which are appropriate to the risk, budget, environmental and technical need.

The ideal candidate will have a proven track record in people management and be able to demonstrate a strong knowledge in highways. Candidates with bridges experience are encouraged to apply.

This is a brilliant role for someone with a highways or bridges background to join a local authority where you will be the head of an impressive department and where you can make a real difference.

The role:

*Full ownership of the asset (bridges, highways structures and drainage)
*Accountable for the provision of specialist expertise delivering technical solutions
*Working with engineering and highway colleagues and contractors to effectively and efficiently deliver the Works Programme
*Responsible for the design, implementation and monitoring of engineering solutions which are appropriate to the risk, budget, environmental and technical need
*Developing the future shape of the service, overcoming the challenges this presents and contributing to the longer-term plans and strategies such as the Local Transport Plan

The person

*Candidate need to have managerial experience
*Have a proven track record in highways.
*Candidates with bridge experience are encouraged to apply.
*Public sector experience would be ideal but not necessary
*Proven track record in risk management.

To apply for this role or to be considered for further roles, please click "Apply Now" or contact Chris Dudbridge at Rise Technical Recruitment.

Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd acts an employment agency for permanent roles and an employment business for temporary roles.

The salary advertised is the bracket available for this position. The actual salary paid will be dependent on your level of experience, qualifications and skill set. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitable candidates.