Highway Network Asset Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Salary: £50,488 - £54,217 per annum
Location: City Hall, Charles Street, Leicester
Working Pattern: Full time
Advertised By: Leicester City Council
Post Number: A0187/0518RW/EX
Job Category: Traffic / Highways / Road Safety
Advert End Date: 8 July 2018
Leicester is Going Places
Leicester City is at the forefront of pioneering transport improvements. Our award winning Connecting Leicester programme continues to deliver multi-million pound public realm investment, improving accessibility across the city. We have recently completed an impressive new £13m bus station and have secured National Productivity Investment Funding for major highway improvements in support of public transport. The Leicester economy is showing strong growth with high profile inward investments creating thousands of new jobs. The development of new approaches to highway and network asset management linked to smart city investment is central to the continued success of the city.
This Highway Network Asset Manager is a leading role within the Highways Service responsible for the day to day management of Leicester’s highway infrastructure, traffic and parking services, managing the activities of multi-disciplinary teams and staff.
You will be required to develop, maintain and implement highway and network asset management plans to optimise the performance of the road network, improve air quality, support the local economy, improve road safety, maintain the highway infrastructure, manage traffic and parking and maximise funding opportunities. Developing our strategic approach to smart city technology in support of asset and network management activities will be a key priority.
For more information regarding this position please visit our microsite via the following link: https://secure.leicester.gov.uk/promo/HighwayNetworkAssetManager or contact Martin Fletcher (City Highways Director) on 0116 454 4965.