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Highway Major PM 419666


Job Description:

Highway Major PM needed in Northallerton £negotiable ref 419666

Full time hours on a temporary basis.

The Major Projects team forms part of Highways and Transportation service; its main focus is to manage the delivery of the programme of major highway schemes. It is responsible for managing development, planning, statutory procedures, design, procurement and implementation of such schemes, as identified in the capital programme.

As the Major Projects Manager, you will be responsible for managing and monitoring the delivery of major capital schemes and for all aspects of budgetary control and reporting. You will provide leadership, direction, motivation and support to ensure delivery of the major schemes programme which includes an exciting opportunity to deliver the diversion of the A59 at Kex Gill between Harrogate and Skipton. This scheme will move this major road to the other side of the valley that it passes through to avoid the potential for landslips and improve the resilience of this key link. This high profile project is accompanied by a portfolio of other key projects that you will be responsible for. As part of the highways management team you will support the Assistant Director through contributing to the service plan and providing direction on the production, delivery, monitoring and review of the plan. You have experience of working on multi stakeholder major projects, with proven ability to communicate effectively and influence, negotiate and challenge where necessary, in order to ensure an efficient and effective service. You have exceptional organisational skills, and are able to meet deadlines and manage your own workload effectively within agreed parameters. Ownership of previous projects, including design, costs, and procurement, programme, documentation, and site activities is required.



If you are interested in the role, please email your CV to [email protected]  quoting the reference number


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