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Shift Manager

Location: Leatherhead Salary:
Sector: Construction Type: Permanent
Contact: Hannah Baker Job Published: 14 days ago

Shift Manager



Shift Manager needed for a multinational infrastructure organisation based in Leatherhead who are looking to employ an experienced and well-rounded Shift Manager that takes pride in their work.

You will be responsible for the management of a large team of Maintenance, Incident Support and Emergency Response Operatives on the M25 DBFO Network. Ensuring that all Operatives are thoroughly briefed on the works they are to undertake, conduct site visits to ensure staff are working safely, efficiently and effectively.

The successful candidate must hold there SSSTS / SMSTS ticket and have previous experience working on the highways.


  • 25 day's holiday

  • Variable annual bonus based 5-15%

  • Pension Plan

  • Career Progression

What the role entails:

Some of the main duties of the Shift Manager will include:

  • First line management of all Maintenance, Incident Support and Emergency Response operatives for day to day people management including development, succession, training, performance, conduct, annual leave requests, timekeeping, absence management, ensuring that all issues are dealt with promptly and that accurate records are maintained and issues escalated as required.

  • Prepare and deliver suitable works briefings, which adequately identify the work methodology, highlight the onsite hazards & risks along with control measures to be implemented.

  • Participate in the production of risk assessments and method statements.

  • Review dashboard reports and identify priorities, issues and opportunities. Carry out pre-site inspections of all defect sites and planned preventative maintenance (highways & structures) locations to identify work methodology and all resource requirements to ensure efficient delivery of works and co-ordination opportunities.

What experience you need to be the successful Shift Manager:

  • CSCS card holder - Supervisor

  • NVQ Level 3 in Highways Maintenance


  • Previous experience in highway maintenance on a live motorway or All Purpose Trunk Road (APTR) network

  • Knowledge and experience of Health, Safety, Environment and Quality standards within a highways context

  • Knowledge and experience of traffic management on high speed roads

  • Competent user of MS Word, Excel and Outlook (or equivalent)

  • Current UK driving license

  • Knowledge and experience of Severe Weather and Incident Management

  • Proven experience of managing & leading multidisciplinary teams

  • The ability to communicate verbally with clarity and authority to engage operatives, colleagues and management.

  • The ability to write clear and understandable briefings and handover notes, and keep full and accurate records.

This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Shift Manager to progress their career. If you are interested please apply as soon as possible as this position will be filled quickly so don't miss out!

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