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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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£32,029 - £34,788 per annum
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Derbyshire County Council
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Head of Network Planning

Derbyshire County Council
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Brent Council
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Group Engineer (Highway Design)

Kirklees Metropolitan Council
£39,782 to £43,757 plus £3,000 Market Rate Supplement
Are you an experienced engineer looking for an opportunity to improve the lives of the local people of... Kirklees, West Yorkshire
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Group Engineer (Highways Network and Asset Management)

Kirklees Metropolitan Council
£39,782 to £43,757
Looking for a Group Engineer who already has... Kirklees, West Yorkshire
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Validation Officer

London Borough of Richmond upon Thames and London Borough of Wandsworth
£21,188 - £29,796
Are you looking for working arrangements that enhance your work-life balance? London (Greater)
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Ugobus Driver (multiple positions)

Essex County Council
Up to £18938 per annum
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Principal Transport & Infrastructure Planning Officer

Essex County Council
£52000 - £57570.0 per annum
Please note this is a two year fixed term contract with a potential for extension, subject to budget and workload. Job purpose Calling all transport P England, Essex, Chelmsford
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Food Safety Environmental Health Officer

Camden London Borough Council
£36,630 to £42,490
Seeking a highly motivated and experienced Environmental Health Officer to join our busy Food Safety team. Camden, London (Greater)
Recuriter: Camden London Borough Council

Policy Planner

London Borough of Richmond upon Thames and London Borough of Wandsworth
£25,327 - £36,486 depending on skills and experience
We have an exciting opportunity within the Spatial and Transport Planning service for 2 x Policy Planner roles... London (Greater)
Recuriter: London Borough of Richmond upon Thames and London Borough of Wandsworth

Highways Inspector

Cambridgeshire County Council
£19,554 - £23,836
Looking for candidates who have experience of highways maintenance and have a sound technical understanding of highways. Cambridgeshire
Recuriter: Cambridgeshire County Council

Street Services Recruitment Day

Royal Borough of Greenwich
Competitive Salary
This role involves collecting residents and business wheelie bins and waste containers you will work as... Greenwich, London (Greater)
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Assistant Tree Officer

Camden London Borough Council
£25,880 - £27,904
Looking for an assistant tree officer to join a busy Tree Section working with the most up to date arboriculture equipment’s and IT resources.  Camden, London (Greater)
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Traffic Officer

Bedford Borough Council
£23,313 - £26,999 per annum
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Senior Design Engineer - Guildford

Surrey County Council
£39,438 - £43,744 per annum
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Director of External Operations

Somerset West and Taunton Council
£100,000
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Tower Hamlets London Borough Council
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London Borough of Richmond upon Thames and London Borough of Wandsworth
£31,013 - £36,486 depending on skills, knowledge and experience
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