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Works Controller

Halesworth, Suffolk
£280 to £285 Per Day
Job Type
14 Sep 2021
Randstad is looking for a Works Controller to join a large highways company who are a market leader in their division.

They need someone who is competent as a Works Controller or Works Scheduler and familiar with highways or civil engineering.

This is a contract role until the end of the year with the possibility to be extended; paying
£285 PAYE per day. Based in Halesworth Suffolk.

This role consists of: to review and accept reactive works orders; plan how the

work will be delivered safely and efficiently; create daily work schedules which are permitted in compliance with traffic management act; review completed work schedules at the end of the shift.

Why work for this company:

To work and gain experience with a market leading highways contractor

Well paid role

Work with an experienced team

Grow your skills further for your future career

Main duties:

Review and accept reactive orders, ensuring consistency with the Highway Maintenance Operation Plan (HMOP) matrices, rejecting or amending any non-compliant requests with the relevant instigator whilst authorising compliant requests for efficient and cost-effective delivery
Assess and suggest appropriate traffic management to protect the health, safety and wellbeing of the workforce and the general public;
Request additional information or documents from commissioners as and when required (including for non-compliant work requests);
Manage and coordinate operational information across Suffolk Highways, updating works commissioners when reactive works are subject to any significant delay;
Proactively seek opportunities for multiple works activities at locations where road closures, lane closures or extensive works areas will allow traffic management cost reductions and a more comprehensive highway asset maintenance approach, liaising with project managers and Infrastructure Operations managers and supervisors as necessary;
Coordinate and manage the effective deployment of staff to emergencies
Proactively manage any queries raised by Infrastructure Operations personnel, particularly to ensure that reactive maintenance responses are undertaken in a comprehensive preventative maintenance manner

To be suitable for this role you must have highways or civil engineering experience and be experienced with the duties above.

If this role sounds like the sort of position you are looking for then go ahead and apply!

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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  • Job Reference: 372758207-2
  • Date Posted: 14 September 2021
  • Recruiter: Randstad CPE
    Randstad CPE
  • Location: Halesworth, Suffolk
  • Salary: £280 to £285 Per Day
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Contract