Team Leader (Highways Assets)
Benefits and Allowances
Our existing terms, conditions and benefits are currently under review.
Essential Car User Allowance subjectto authorisation.
The role is to lead, manage and provide the delivery ofa range of professional and technical Services for the Highways Group.
An exciting opportunity has arisen,Tower Hamlets is expanding its Highways and Transportation teams to meet thegrowing demand on services.
We currently have the biggest developments inEurope within the borough and projects such as liveable streets, footway andcarriageway improvement programmes, LED infrastructure replacement and schoolstreets to name but a few.
In order to continue the excellent servicedelivery we are looking for dynamic energetic individuals to become part ofthese successful teams.
As a Team Leader within the HighwaysGroup, the main aim of the role is to lead and manage a team within the Groupthat provides highways maintenance, highway inspection and enforcement, assetmanagement, street lighting, highways structures and bridges, flood riskassessment and interventions arising and water management, footway crossovers,public rights of way, the winter service and emergency response, and robustcontract management of highways and street lighting term service contractsensuring that continuous improvement, performance measures and KPIs, value formoney and best value are delivered.
To manage the entire Group’s activities, ensuring that theCouncil complies with, as appropriate, relevant legislation, technical guidanceand Approved Codes of Practice (ACoPs), including complying with the following :
Highways Act 1980
Traffic Management Act 2004
Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984
Environmental Protection Act 1990
New Roads and Street Works Act 1991
Town & Country Planning Act 1990
Flood & WaterManagement Act 2010
Equality Act 2010 Crime and Disorder Act 2006
Construction, Design and Management (CDM) regulations
Well Managed Highway Infrastructure ACoP Oct 2016
The Traffic Signs Regulations and General Directionsguidance
Traffic Signs Manual (all chapters)
Manual for Streets 1&2
Design Manual for Roads & Bridges
Manual of Contract Documents for Highway Works
London Cycle Design Standards (latest version)