W Berkshire 5180241
- Pay Rate:
£12.20 per hour PAYE [Pay rate negotiable for the right candidate]
- Hours per Week:
37 Monday – Friday, normal working hours
This opening assignment is for 3 months
Will be required to attend offices for induction, and flexibility with working from home and occasional visits to office.
Responsible for assisting in the application of the New Roads and Street Works Act 1991 (NWRSWA) as amended by the Traffic Management Act 2004 (TMA) and the Council's South East Permit Scheme.
Assisting with the day to day operations of network co-ordination staff and technicians. This role will primarily be required to process appropriate traffic regulation orders and carry out all other associated activities, including specifying diversion routes and notifying stakeholders.
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Please quote the Job Title & Vacancy Reference No. in your application, or we will be unable to match your CV to the role being applied for.
“Essential Requirements” – Please check to ensure that your CV addresses the following items:
- Our clients are generally seeking applicants who are reasonably local, so on that basis we would ideally like you to supply us with your address (or at least your post code) and a telephone number so that we can reach you during working hours.
- Your recent UK working experience going back at least 5 years, or full employment history if you have been working for fewer years than this.
- Your availability to work either immediately, or at short notice.
- Minimum of 5 GCSE’s (or equivalent) including English, Maths and a Technical or Science subject
- Experience in co-ordination of street works.
- Experience of operating a street works system preferably “Mayrise” together with a working knowledge of the noticing/permitting types and protocols associated with street works.
- Experience of processing Temporary Traffic Regulation Orders - desirable
- Experience of financial systems and recovery of income – desirable
- Good understanding of information systems and their application to service delivery.
- High level of knowledge, understanding and experience of working with the New Roads and Street Works Act (NRSWA) - desirable
- Knowledge of permit schemes, TMA 2004, Highways Act 1980 and NRSWA 1991 - desirable
- Understanding of financial management, budget formation, monitoring and forecasting - desirable
- Understanding of Health and Safety Legislation and the requirements in connection with works on the highway – desirable
- Skills & Abilities:
- Committed, enthusiastic and adaptable.
- Ability to work to agreed deadlines and with specified budgets.
- Ability to communicate effectively with colleagues, elected Members and the public both verbally and in writing.
- ICT Skills:
- Ability to use Outlook, and a web browser to access information
- Basic ability to use Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint etc.)
Other preferable/desirable details to include on your CV, if applicable:
- Any local authority/public sector experience
- Any relevant qualifications held or being studied for
Your CV needs to be current with your most recent role. We won’t be able to submit it with any unexplained gaps in employment. It will save time and improve your chances of success if we can put your CV forward immediately without having to ask for revisions.
Your CV must cover the “Essential Requirements” of the role. Ideally you will address the “Essential Requirements” on each job description page directly, in a bullet point list. Please include any DBS details and other qualifications called for.
Your CV should clearly state that you are available to start work either immediately, or at short notice. In general, our clients are unable to work with notice periods of more than 1 week from the point at which a role is offered, 2 weeks at the very most.
We do not put forward covering letters, so please ensure that your CV in contains all relevant information being called for.
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