Area Manager - Highway Maintenance

Area Manager - Highway Maintenance

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Highways & Transportation

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £40 - £45 per hour

  • Contact:

    Joanne Smith

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8972

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    24 months

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


Area Manager X 2  (Llandudno and Cardiff)

These posts, one of which is located in Welsh Government’s office in Llandudno Junction, the other in Welsh Government’s office in Cathays Park Cardiff, are required to oversee the day to day operation, maintenance and improvement the motorway and trunk road network in specific areas of Wales.  

Key Tasks

  • To manage a number of specific trunk road routes within Wales;
  • To act as the Welsh Government focal point for liaison with the Agent and other stakeholders for all aspects of delivery of revenue work and capital schemes by the Agent;
  • To provide advice as required to the public, Programme Delivery Manager and senior management team and contribute to advice to the Cab Sec/Assembly Members on matters related to the management and maintenance of the trunk road and motorway network;
  • To contribute to the development of a programme of maintenance and structural renewal for the area covered by the post (via the NMD planning team) and to ensure that the approved programme is efficiently managed, including the associated budget, and execution by the appropriate Trunk Road Agent;
  • To identify problems and initiate investigations into maintenance work or improvements to the trunk road and motorway network;
  • Provide technical advice and guidance as and when required.

The Person

An chartered or incorporated engineer with a sound understanding of the technical standards and procedural requirements governing the highway design, maintenance, operation and highway project/contract management of the trunk road and motorway network.



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