Highways control managers work with local councils and utilities companies to provide highways maintenance, street lighting, and water and gas networks.
Salaries typically range depending on location and overtime. Self-employed highways control manager’s set their own pay rates.
You need to have significant experience in the highways maintenance sector along with a good understanding of scheduling, planning and reactive maintenance works. You should be able to think strategically and will also need experience of analysing site data.
You should develop experience in managing a team, activity, project or small department, including budget responsibility. You will also need to be able to show experience on a range of different projects as well as working with a wide range of stakeholders.
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