Highways & Enforcement Team Leader

Ref No. EMP460912
Salary £45,859 - £46,859/annum
Location Southend-On-Sea, England
Job type Permanent
Job Status Applicants Required


  • Our client is looking for a Highways & Enforcement Team Leader to join a busy team starting soon.


Team Leader Experience

The Job

IR35 status:

  • This role is Inside IR35

Job Description -

In this exciting role, you'll be responsible for 3 Highways and Enforcement Supervisors. Assisting in the management of the Highway Network in accordance with relevant legislation, you'll be managing the coordination of the Street works throughout the borough liaising with Statutory Undertakers, agents Emergency Services, Utility Companies and contractors.

You'll be maintaining the public highway infrastructure in Southend and proactively addressing/resolving problems affecting the operation of the public highway. You'll be in charge of managing the enforcement team to address damage and illegal use of the highway as well as managing the highways inspectors who are responsible for reporting of highways and street works defects etc. Working with the management team you'll be helping to deploy resources and ensure that the borough benefits from improving standards.

What you need to succeed

To succeed in this position, you'll need strong leadership and clear communication skills, you'll need a relevant degree or professional qualification/experience in Traffic & Highways and environmental crime enforcement.

Ability to complete training and development to achieve CSAS accreditation or already accredited. Ideally you'll have undertaken or be working towards a relevant highways inspector competency training programme and have National Street Works Qualification Register Experience.

You should also have experience of working within a highways maintenance environment or similar, with significant experience of streetworks or public highway inspections. It's important that you are up to date with relevant legislation and policy frameworks that apply to the service. (New Roads ad Streetworks Act, Traffic Management Act, Safety at Street works and road works, Highways Act).

What you'll get in return

Offering a competitive salary of £45,859. You can enjoy a range of benefits including: flexible working, salary sacrifice scheme and excellent training and development opportunities. 23 days annual leave plus an excellent pension scheme.

How to Apply or for more Information:

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Matchtech are the largest and leading Highways and Transportation Recruitment Company in the UK.

Future Roles:

If you have the correct experience for this type of position but this specific role is not quite right for you, as the level, location or rates etc. is it not quite what you are looking for a present, please still feel free to get in touch with me as I continually recruit similar roles to the one above at all levels across the UK.

Alternatively if are not suitable for this role but still work within the Highways and Transportation industry and believe you will be looking for a new role in the future please give me a call for a confidential chat regarding your employment status.

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.

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