Highways Schemes Supervisor

£35.00 per hour
Winchester, Hampshire
This company plays a pivotal role in the UK's highways sector, offering specialized maintenance and management services to various clients, including both public and private sectors. Their expertise extends beyond maintenance to encompass network management, emergency response, and traffic control. With a firm commitment to safety, sustainability, and innovation, they excel in delivering services and handling intricate projects with efficiency and environmental consciousness

The company

Contributing to a significant amount of the UK’s highways services, this company specialises in providing highways maintenance and management services to both public and private sector clients. In addition to highways maintenance, they cover network management, emergency response services, and traffic management. They have a strong focus on safety, sustainability, and innovation, which enables them to deliver services and large-scale, complex projects in an efficient and environmentally friendly manner.

The role

As a Highways Schemes Supervisor, you will work under the leadership of the Senior Delivery Manager, responsible for delivering a portfolio of schemes within Area 3 on the Maintenance and Response Contract with National Highways.

The ideal candidate will

  • Ensure compliance with CDM duties and coordinate with the Principal Designer

  • Support effective planning through ECI processes

  • Create and manage delivery programs, review documentation, and ensure quality of works

  • Liaise with various teams for successful scheme progress

  • Facilitate project closeout and support SHE team with investigations

  • Inform the Communications Team about planned works and engage with communities

  • Promote health and safety, customer satisfaction, and positive team values

About you

The successful Highways Schemes Supervisor embodies the perfect blend of leadership, adaptability, and meticulous organization. They are the orchestrators of seamless operations, ensuring that projects are delivered on time, within budget, and to the highest standards of quality.

The ideal candidate will demonstrate

  • Strong understanding of CDM, health, safety, and environmental legislation

  • Proven track record in managing construction projects.

  • Proficiency in resource and program management

  • Effective problem-solving and communication skills

  • Commercial and contractual awareness, particularly with NEC contracts

  • Industry qualification or equivalent experience

  • Proficient in MS Office applications and programs