Streetworks Manager

  • Job Reference: 194653
  • Date Posted: 8 October 2019
  • Recruiter: Kier Ltd
  • Location: Lutterworth, Leicestershire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Training & Development
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Streetworks Manager

Location: Lutterworth

Business Area: Kier Utilities - Western Power Distribution

Salary: Circa £40,000 Per Annum

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Kier work as part of a framework for Western Power Distribution to ensure its customers have power in their homes, businesses, schools and hospitals. We are an essential member of the team mainly working on reactive and planned maintenance.

We employ a large number of teams across the region, whose role it is to either respond to emergencies to dig down in the street or on private property to give our client access to repair their asset, or to lay new mains cables as part of their ongoing planned maintenance programme.

Our responsibility begins with planning the works and finishes with us clearing site having put it back to the same or better condition than when we arrived, making sure that customers are happy and informed throughout every stage of the works.

As the Streetworks Manager you hold responsibility for all management of all Streetworks permits/notices submitted on behalf of Western Power Distribution.

You will have a strong knowledge of street works legislation relating to New Roads and Street Works Act 1991 and Traffic Management Act 2004 and a full understanding of Street Works compliance reports and implications from non-compliance.

Methodical in your approach and having worked in a Streetworks background, ideally at Management level, your communication and organisation skills will determine your success in the role.

With conflicting workloads having the ability to prioritise will enable you to carry out the role efficiently, working with internal and external stakeholders.

What do we need from you?

We need someone with excellent organisation skills and a background in Streetworks, experience of managing multiple projects and stakeholders - someone who's enthusiastic about delivering solutions.

You'll be collaborative in your approach skills as this will be key in the fast-paced environment in the operational team.

Bring your talent and ambition to Kier and you'll enjoy the scope and opportunity to invest in your own future, to build your expertise and contribute to a rich and diverse culture.

You can also expect a competitive salary and a strong benefits package that includes:

· Free Life Assurance
· Private Healthcare
· Company Car
· Access to our valuable pension scheme Matched up to 7.5%
· Kier Retirement Savings Plan
· Generous annual leave allowance
· Options to participate in Cycle2Work and
· Payroll Giving schemes
· Two employee Share Scheme options
· Flexible and Agile working (dependent on your role)
· Employee Assistance Programme
· Access to Kier Rewards, our exclusive Discount Shopping
· Site with deals available at over 800 retailers
· Plus many more benefits geared to your wellbeing.

Pre-employment checks:

It's worth remembering that we'll undertake the relevant/ standard employment checks if you're successful in the selection process. This includes taking up your references, as well as checking your ID, driving licence (if appropriate) and your right to work in the UK. Some roles may also be subject to further pre-employment checks.

Closing date for applications 22/10/2019

About Kier:

Make the journey. Leave a legacy.

Being part of Kier means living our values of being collaborative, enthusiastic and forward thinking. We all have the potential to shape our world, and it's through these values that we will leave a lasting legacy. Bring your talent and ambition to Kier and you will be given the scope and opportunity to invest in your own future, to build your expertise and contribute to a rich and diverse culture.

Kier is an inclusive employer.

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