Technical Services Manager

Date posted: 09/01/2020

Closing date: 27 January, 2020 12:00 pm

Hours per week: 35

Salary: £49,786-£59,443

Location: Wallasey Asset Management offices

Employment type: Full Time

Contract type: Permanent

Job Description:

An exciting opportunity has arisen to appoint a Technical Services Manager, in the Asset Management Division

The Asset Management Service Area is responsible for the maintenance, development and delivery of assets including the two Tunnels, Head Office, Mersey Ferry Terminals, Rail Park and Rides, Bus Stations and on street Bus Infrastructure.

The Technical Services Manager will be a visible, innovative and important leader of key functions across the remit of Asset Management and will be responsible for the development and management of major capital schemes across all Merseytravel areas as well as leading the Asset Management Technical Services team.

As a Professional Member of a construction/engineering related profession, candidates will be expected to possess and demonstrate;

  • Managerial experience in a multi-disciplinary contract management environment.
  • Experience of programme and project resource management, including risk and budget management.
  • Strong leadership and project management skills.
  • Commercial awareness.
  • Ability to negotiate and manage commercial contracts.
  • Long term strategic planning and delivery.

Merseytravel is the transport advisor to Liverpool City Region Combined Authority and applicants should have the ability to lead and manage change by example.

As well as providing excellent conditions of service Merseytravel offers a wide range of compensation and benefits including generous holiday entitlements and occupational sick pay; membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme with employer contribution; Occupational Health support, onsite physiotherapy, employee assistance programme, access to a wide range of Learning and Development opportunities and discounted Gym memberships.

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