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Senior management changes at Skanska

05/06/2015

Skanska has strengthened its senior management team after making a number of promotions from within.

Hayes appointed new IHE chief executive

11/06/2015

Richard Hayes has been appointed as the new chief executive of the Institute of Highway Engineers (IHE). 

Jim O’Sullivan named as new Highways England chief executive

18/06/2015

Jim O’Sullivan has been appointed as the new chief executive of Highways England.

Diffey joins Highways England design panel

25/06/2015

The head of highways at WSP/Parsons Brinckerhoff will advise Highways England (HE) on road design.

Jamieson joins Carnell

06/08/2015

Highways maintenance specialist Carnell Support Services has appointed former A-One+ managing director Andy Jamieson as strategic director.

Carmichael appointed Roadworks Commissioner for Scotland

13/08/2015

Transport Scotland has appointed Angus Carmichael as Scottish Roadworks Commissioner on an interim basis.

New boss for Breedon

26/08/2015

Pat Ward will succeed Simon Vivian as the new boss of Breedon Aggregates.

Haluch to head up strategic highways business at Amey

02/09/2015

James Haluch has been appointed strategic highways business director at Amey.

Record number of new apprentices taken on by TfL

09/09/2015

Transport for London (TfL) has taken on a record number of apprentices (156) this month (September) as it continues to invest in the next generation of transport professionals.

Brown gets London Transport Commissioner job

24/09/2015

Mike Brown has been appointed as London’s new Transport Commissioner.

Brannen gets top job at Transport Scotland

23/10/2015

Roy Brannen has been appointed as the new chief executive of Transport Scotland.

Changes at Swarco

08/12/2015

Traffic technology group Swarco has announced a series of new appointments in the UK.

Jones Bros announces new senior engineer to oversee highways

12/01/2016

Mike Jones has been appointed major projects manager at Jones Bros Civil Engineering UK.

McCormick to lead Aecom’s transport business

27/01/2016

Paul McCormick has joined AECOM as managing director – transportation, UK & Ireland and continental Europe.

Tarmac launches recruitment campaign

02/02/2016

Tarmac is encouraging more people to consider a career in construction through the launch of a new recruitment campaign.

Kier and Surrey CC plan careers college to train highways workforce

04/02/2016

Kier and Surrey County Council are set to launch a ‘construction academy’ that will see them train their own highways workforce.

Milner named as new CEO of Amey

10/02/2016

Andy Milner has been named as the new chief executive of Amey and will take over from Mel Ewell who is retiring at the end of March.

Hayes gets top roads job at DfT

11/02/2016

Tricia Hayes has been appointed as director general of roads, devolution and motoring at the Department for Transport (DfT).

Highways England sign up for Highways Recruit

18/02/2016

Highways England have signed up to use Highways Magazine’s new recruitment service.

Award for London Highways Academy of Excellence

01/03/2016

The London Highways Academy of Excellence has won the Civil Engineering Contractors Association’s (CECA) Inspiring Change in the Community Award 2016.

Joy for Grontmij UK

02/03/2016

Max Joy has been appointed as the new managing director of engineering consultancy Grontmij UK.

Colas highlights work of two apprentices during NAW

14/03/2016

Colas is highlighting the work of two apprentices during National Apprenticeship Week (NAW 2016) which is taking place from 14-18 March.

New apprenticeships recruitment drive from Tarmac

15/03/2016

Tarmac has announced the creation of up to 50 new apprenticeships for 2016 to coincide with National Apprenticeship Week which is taking place from 14-18 March.

Education about apprenticeships is key

16/03/2016

The chair of the government’s transport and infrastructure skills strategy Terry Morgan says more must be done to promote the balance between apprenticeships and the benefits of going to university.

Misperceptions the biggest barrier to apprenticeships, say apprentices

17/03/2016

Misperceptions that apprenticeships are an inferior route into industry are the biggest barrier to attracting good candidates, according to a survey of apprentices carried out by global infrastructure services firm AECOM.

Apprentice of the year to be recognised at Excellence Awards

17/03/2016

This year’s Highways Magazine Excellence Awards will feature a new Apprentice of the Year category.

New sales director for Rennicks UK

29/03/2016

Martin Rodgers has been appointed sales director for leading traffic and transport solutions provider Rennicks UK.

Mott MacDonald strengthens highways team with appointment of Westbrook

29/03/2016

Norrie Westbrook has joined Mott MacDonald as highways business development director.

New highways director joins Mott MacDonald

13/04/2016

David Webster has been appointed as highways director for Scotland and Northern Ireland at Mott MacDonald.

Howlison appointed CFO at Highways England

28/04/2016

Vanessa Howlison has been named as chief financial officer at Highways England.

Highway Skills event to take place

21/06/2016

Highway Skills – Delivering a workforce fit for the future, is a one-day conference designed to bring together key stakeholders within the sector to assess, strategise and collaborate as to how skills can be maximised for the future workforce.

Glaister to continue as ORR chair

30/06/2016

Stephen Glaister has been reappointed chair of the Office of Rail and Road (ORR) until December 2017.

Haluch named managing director of Amey's highways business

22/07/2016

James Haluch has been appointed managing director of Amey's newly formed highways business.

New apprenticeship/skills zone at this year's Highways SIB

27/07/2016

The Institute of Highway Engineers (IHE) will form part of a new apprenticeship/skills zone at this year’s Highways SIB (Seeing is Believing) event.

Highways England offering graduate opportunities

23/08/2016

Highways England has announced a range of graduate opportunities.

Highway Skills 2016: Highways England confirm their support

31/08/2016

Highways England are supporting this year’s Highway Skills event with the confirmation of divisional director Russell Wallis as a speaker.

New highways programme director for Mott MacDonald

02/09/2016

Brian Gash has been appointed as highways programme director at Mott MacDonald.

Final programme confirmed for Highway Skills event

06/09/2016

The speaker lineup for this year’s Highway Skills event is now complete and includes support from the likes of Highways England, HS2, Institute of Highway Engineers (IHE) and the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB).  

Allen joins R&W

09/09/2016

Christine Allen has been appointed as a director at R&W.

Comment: A skilled workforce means an improved network for all

20/09/2016

Russell Wallis, Divisional Director, Major Projects, Highways England – discusses the importance of a skilled workforce.

Changes at Tracsis

27/09/2016

Tracsis – a leading provider of transport survey, market research, training, consultancy and data capture services – has made a number of operational changes.

New project manager for McCann

27/09/2016

Leading construction firm McCann has appointed Andy Cunnington as project manager to work on the M1 smart motorway upgrade.

Hardy joins DBi

27/09/2016

Derek Hardy has been appointed as commercial director at DBi Services.

Industry talks skills

05/10/2016

Delegates at this year’s Highway Skills event heard that the sector must do more to attract people into apprenticeships.

Sheppard to head up Area 4 for A-one+

01/11/2016

Chris Sheppard has been named as general manager for A-one+ in Highways England Area 4 which covers Kent, Surrey, East and West Sussex.

Young people on the road to a career in highways

03/11/2016

A trial scheme aimed at providing young people with the skills to launch a highways career has proved so successful that it will be rolled out further next year.

Matchtech to recruit for A14 improvement scheme

07/11/2016

Matchtech has been named as one of four preferred agencies to source contractors for the A14 improvement scheme.

Apprentices helping to build Newton Bypass

16/11/2016

Welsh Economy and Infrastructure Secretary Ken Skates has met with eight of the apprentices that are helping to ensure the Newtown bypass is completed on time.

Apprentices secure jobs at FM Conway

25/11/2016

A number of apprentices at FM Conway have graduated from the apprenticeship programme and will now work for the company.

Capita opts for Cassar

29/11/2016

Karen Cassar has joined Capita Local Government and will be responsible for leading on highways asset management.

56,000 construction professionals needed by 2020

01/12/2016

More than 50,000 construction professionals, including 15,000 in the roads sector, are needed to deliver key infrastructure projects.  

Harbot joins Amey

15/12/2016

Former Highways England regional director Tim Harbot has joined Amey as director of technical excellence for its highways executive team.  

3D scans of Forth Bridges will help teach children engineering

04/01/2017

Incredibly detailed 3D scans of the Forth Bridge will form the basis for interactive games promoting engineering skills for school children, it has been revealed.

Coventry University to deliver Highways England leadership training

10/01/2017

Highways England’s Roads Academy Programme will be delivered by Coventry University.

Trainees join LTP

17/01/2017

Beverley based Local Transport Projects (LTP) has taken on two new trainees.

Haigh gets top job at Mott MacDonald

19/01/2017

Mike Haigh has been appointed as managing director of Mott MacDonald.

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Surface Water Engineer

Essex County Council
£30001.0 - £35350 per annum
At Essex County Council, we're passionate about helping deliver economic growth, the best starts in life and the chance to age well for people in the England, Essex, Chelmsford
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Highways Operations Manager

Swindon Borough Council
Salary up to £41,494 p.a.
In this key role, you will plan, organise, co-ordinate and control the workforce Swindon, Wiltshire
Recruiter: Swindon Borough Council

Senior Engineer (Highways Maintenance Design)

Kirklees Metropolitan Council
£22,462 - £29,636
Are you looking for an opportunity to work as a Senior Engineer, whilst still being able to develop your career and have a good work-life balance? Kirklees, West Yorkshire
Recruiter: Kirklees Metropolitan Council

Highways Projects Engineer

Cambridgeshire County Council
£33,153 - £35,755
Looking for strong team players interested in working with a variety of professional and community partners across Cambridgeshire and... Cambridgeshire
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Senior Heating Engineer

London Borough of Richmond upon Thames and London Borough of Wandsworth
Up to £48,692 per annum
Looking for a Senior Heating Engineer who will work as part of one of the small professional teams. London (Greater)
Recruiter: London Borough of Richmond upon Thames and London Borough of Wandsworth

Senior Traffic Management and Parking Engineer

North Yorkshire County Council
£34,788 to £42,683
Are your skills and experiences suited to a traffic and parking engineer position? Is project work something you enjoy doing? Northallerton, North Yorkshire
Recruiter: North Yorkshire County Council

Lead Practitioner (Infrastructure)

Newark & Sherwood District Council
£33,799 to £35,934 per annum
Newark and Sherwood is looking to recruit to its newly created post of Lead Practitioner for Infrastructure. Newark, Nottinghamshire
Recruiter: Newark & Sherwood District Council

Senior Parking Manager

Brent Council
£55,638 - £58,779 p.a. inc.
As Senior Parking Manager, you will be responsible for the effective management of the Council’s Parking Services contract Brentford (City/Town), London (Greater)
Recruiter: Brent Council

Highways Inspector

Hackney London Borough Council
£28,752 - £32,577
We are seeking an experienced Highways Inspector to join the Highways Team. Hackney, London (Greater)
Recruiter: Hackney London Borough Council

School Crossing Patrol

Brent Council
£21,591 - £22,377 p.a. inc. pro rata. (£11.50 per hour)
A school crossing patrol officer is responsible for assisting children to cross the road safely on their way to and from school. Brent, London (Greater)
Recruiter: Brent Council

Assistant Director - Environment

Redcar & Cleveland Borough Council
£82k per annum
Our Assistant Director – Environment will ensure clean, safe and attractive communities. Redcar, North Yorkshire
Recruiter: Redcar & Cleveland Borough Council

Traffic Engineering Team Leader

Telford & Wrekin Council
£39,782 - £42,683
This is an exciting opportunity to join Telford & Wrekin Council’s Network Management Team Telford, Shropshire
Recruiter: Telford & Wrekin Council

Street Lighting Client Officer

Enfield London Borough Council
£37,842 – £40,728
As a Street Lighting Client Officer, you will assist the Streetlighting Client Manager in managing the Council’s Street lighting Service Provider Enfield (City/Town), London (Greater)
Recruiter: Enfield London Borough Council

Pest Control Officer

Brent Council
£26,745 - £28,725 p.a. inc.
Brent Council's Pest Control and Hygiene service continues to see a growing demand in its pest control services. Brentford (City/Town), London (Greater)
Recruiter: Brent Council

PCN Appeals Officer

Brent Council
£26,745 - £30,711 p.a. inc.
We are looking for an experienced parking professional to join the Notice Processing Team Brentford (City/Town), London (Greater)
Recruiter: Brent Council

Citizen & Consumer Protection Team Manager - Trading Standards

Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council
Band H, SCP 38-43 (£40,760 - £45,591 per annum) (£21.13 - £23.63 per hour)
We have an exciting opportunity to recruit to the position of Citizen & Consumer Protection Team Manager Sandwell, West Midlands
Recruiter: Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council

Key Route Network Manager

Liverpool City Region
£63,753 - £71,747
An exciting new opportunity has arisen within the Integrated Transport Directorate of the LCR Combined Authority Liverpool, Merseyside
Recruiter: Liverpool City Region

Community and Environmental Support Officer

Kirklees Metropolitan Council
£19,554 - £21,166
Community and Environmental Support Officers have one of two main focuses; Community Safety or Environmental. Kirklees, West Yorkshire
Recruiter: Kirklees Metropolitan Council

Assistant Director

Hammersmith & Fulham London Borough Council
£92,826 - £111,231
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Recruiter: Hammersmith & Fulham London Borough Council

Partnership Director (Fixed Term for 2 years)

Tactran
£79,165 - £83,020
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