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Maintenance Delivery Manager


Job Description:

Maintenance Delivery Manager

Maintenance Delivery Manager Role Purpose

  • Plan, control and implement maintenance and renewal activities
  • Meet all requirements for safety, quality and value for money.
  • Report progress, slippages, opportunities and threats to the success of the Asset Management and Renewals Plans
  • Meet the relevant specifications and agreed targets for cost and time scale
  • Ensure the IMC is providing value for money
  • Advise where renewals activities could be more economically delivered by others

Key Accountabilities

  • The Maintenance Delivery Manager will be responsible for the safe and successful delivery of the works under his/her management, from the commencement on site to handover and completion.
  • Ensuring the IMC plans and manages works of all disciplines to ensure compliance with the relevant standards, safety cases ACAs etc.
  • Manage external and internal contractors/suppliers to deliver the works safely and within programme and budget.
  • Reporting concerns from internal/external customers, the public, statutory undertakers, adjacent property owners etc. and implementing driven actions to satisfy the Safety Case and promote good PR.
  • Reporting to emergencies involving works, evaluating the problems, liaising and advising and implementing agreed remedial works to minimise adverse consequences to the Business.
  • Examining options to address deficiencies in asset condition and making recommendations to fulfil the Business needs.
  • Maintaining a Contract and project control systems to monitor works, programmes and costs.
  • Ensure that the TfL and Industry Standards are applied consistently so that quality of outputs is maintained.
  • Liaison with IMC management to ensure effective co-ordination of works, projects, inspections and investigations.

Key Interfaces

  • London Overground Head of Infrastructure
  • Infrastructure Maintenance Contractor
  • Asset Engineers
  • Contract Commercial Manager
  • LO Project Managers

Skills, Knowledge and Experience

  • Considerable experience in a railway or similar safety-conscious environment.
  • Commercial awareness
  • Understanding/Experience of NEC3 Form of Contract (desirable)
  • Numerical and analytical skills
  • Computer literacy.
  • Good communication, interpersonal and reporting skills.
  • High standard of both written and verbal communication skills at all levels
  • Approachable, assertive, presentable.
  • Proven experience at managing contractors
  • Experience in commercial and contractual issues.
  • Fully conversant with H,S&E legislation.
  • Proven Experience of managing a safe working environment
  • Experience of leading and managing teams
  • Must be pro-active and have the ability to work independently.
  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Other