Mid Wales Regional Manager

Full Time
Aberaeron, Llandrindod Wells, Newtown
Posted 4 weeks ago

Salary:£49,498 – £51,515

Duration: Permanent 37 hours per week
Location: one of the following office locations;

Llandrindod / Newtown / Aberaeron

CLOSING DATE: 30/05/24

Application forms and further details available through Gwynedd Council website www.gwynedd.gov.uk or by telephoning 01286 679076.

About the Role

We are looking for an experienced manager to support the NMWTRA Network Manager and to undertake the operational management and maintenance of the trunk road single and dual carriageway network in the Mid Wales region covering Powys and Ceredigion.

Delivering to the requirements of the Welsh Government Trunk Road Maintenance Manual and maintaining a safe and efficient Network on behalf of the Welsh Government.

The role is required to manage delivery through Local Authority Service Providers as well as Consultants and Contractors.

You will lead on managing the Emergency Responses, Routine Maintenance and Capital Maintenance within the Mid Wales Region, managing a Route Management Team of 9 staff plus an Apprentice scheme.

The role includes managing and participating in an out of hours service.

Who we’re looking for

Job Specific Criteria

Ability to work under pressure.

Self-motivated and committed.

Ability to lead a team.

Qualifications and relevant training

Degree in civil engineering or HND with extensive experience

Relevant Experience

Experience of staff/team management in a senior role.

Experience of highway maintenance and operational management.

Proven project and budget management experience.

Contract management and administration.

Skills and specialist knowledge

Ability to organise work priorities, forward plan and deliver programmes on time.

Good interpersonal, report writing and presentation skills.

Ability to adapt to a broad range of operational issues.

Ability to receive, assimilate and evaluate information from multiple sources.

Ability to effectively coordinate and manage the delivery of works programmes through service providers ensuring value for money and compliance with the Welsh Government’s requirements is achieved.

Financial management and analysis skills.

Detailed knowledge of legislation, standards and other policies relating to the management of the highway and its assets.

Detailed understanding of processes required to undertake delegated functions on behalf of the Assembly in respect of the Highway Act and other relevant legislation.

Current valid driving licence.

Language requirements

The ability to speak English is essential and the ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this role

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Job Features

Job CategoryManagement, Route Managers
Salary£49498 - £51515 Per Year