Works Controller/Scheduler

Hays Building
Suffolk, Bury St Edmunds
Closing date
27 May 2022

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Contract Type
Temporary / Contract
Full Time
Job Function
Site Management
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Works Controller/Scheduler - Civils - Freelance

Your new company
Working for one of the UK's leading contractors operating both in the UK and Worldwide, they operate across a number of sectors including building, infrastructure, housing and maintenance.

Your new role
The Works Controller/Scheduler purpose is 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.
As a Works Controller/Scheduler these are some of the things you'll be expected to do:

  • Assess and suggest appropriate traffic management to protect the health, safety and wellbeing of the workforce and the general public;
  • Review and accept reactive orders, ensuring consistency with the Highway Maintenance Operation Plan matrices
  • Co-ordinate and manage the effective deployment of staff to emergencies
  • Provide support to Infrastructure Operations managers, supervisors and operatives
  • Work closely with the operations supervisors/gangers
  • Review productivity of Infrastructure Operations

What you'll need to succeed

  • Programme or project management qualification or equivalent practical experience of managing multi-functional projects
  • Relevant Construction Skills / Street Works Supervisor certificate
  • Programme or project management qualification or equivalent practical experience of managing multi-functional projects
  • Good working knowledge and appropriate application of the Safety at Street works and Roadwork
  • Supervisory or management experience
  • Demonstrable experience in leadership, resource allocation and general management

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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