traffic management contracts manager in salford

29 September 2017
seif el-zarka, randstad cpe
job type
£ 30,000 - £ 40,000 per year
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salford, north west
construction & property
sub specialism
Civil Engineering
job type
£ 30,000 - £ 40,000 per year
reference number
seif el-zarka, randstad cpe
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job description

Traffic Management Contracts Manager


£30,000 -£40,000 + Package (Dependent on experience)

Have you got over 3 years traffic management experience?

Do you aspire to be part of the nation's biggest and most successful contractors, working on some of the most notable projects in the UK?

The Client

Established over 100 years ago, our client a FTSE 250 listed business is a leading contractor on infrastructure projects in the public and regulated sectors. From highways and rail to renewable energy and water, delivering a specialist capability from concept and design through to project implementation.

They have an ambitious strategy, and are poised for further growth and success, so if you're committed, talented and enthusiastic, please read on.

Role Overview

Full responsibility for traffic management on major projects from contract award, site set up, completion and handover; ensuring the traffic management is delivered safely, to programme, budget and quality.

Key Responsibilities

* Support the bid process in terms of providing technical support, developing the tender programme, to enable the Company to submit competitive tenders.
* Attend and support tender finalisation process to provide production input to mitigate risk.
* Provide the direction and leadership to a multi-disciplinary team in the delivery of traffic management schemes to major projects.
* Commit to the highest standards of quality, safety and client satisfaction.
* Organise and direct the marshalling of resources for the overall control and delivery of traffic management schemes.
* Establish and maintain commercial and financial controls to meet the contractual requirements of the project.
* Agree programmes and methods of production, ensuring method statements and risk assessments are in place and fit for purpose.
* Ensure that key dates, resource requirements, production rates, overhead targets etc., are established, monitored and controlled.
* Ensure that proper routines and disciplines are established and followed for the safety, security and continuous supervision of personnel, materials, property and equipment.
* Ensure the major projects division retains sufficient staff and operatives that are suitably qualified and capable of discharging their duties effectively and safely.
* Deal with any performance issues in accordance with company procedures.
* Carry out annual PDRs, identifying and developing career and succession structures to sustain major projects, going forward
* The selection of sub-contractors to carry out the works and placing of sub-contracts, where appropriate
* Monitor project performance against the business plan and record through monthly board papers.

Experience and Qualifications:

* Previous experience in a similar role with a major traffic management contractor
* Relevant traffic management, Health and Safety qualifications
* Excellent Excel and IT skills
* Good management skills with strong personality who can persuade and motivate others, with the ability to lead
* Strong communication, problem solving and interpersonal skills.
* Good organisational skills / ability to work to tight deadlines
* CSCS Lantra Gold Card (preferable) or CSCS Supervisor/Manager Card
* Health & Safety Training
* Lantra Sector Scheme 12a,12b & 12d
* A.D or CONE 9/10

If you would like to apply or find out more please call Seif El-Zarka on 07568568045, or email seif.el- Altervatively you can get in touch via linkedin:

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.


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