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Supervisor (Highways)

  • Location: Banbury, Oxfordshire
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Position: Supervisor
  • Salary: £16.16 - £18.89 per hour
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: SUPBAN_1560260106
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Job description

Supervisor (Highways)


£16.16 PAYE

£18.89 LTD

  • Continual focus on operational gross margins of all work that you are delivering, from the pre-works planning stage, to on-site supervision. Through effective man-management you will always get the best from your teams. You will be empowered to take corrective action at any stage to ensure the best possible outcome.
  • Undertake a pre-works assessment for all works received from the client or the Design Engineer, to establish labour, plant, material and specialist sub-contractor requirements for each works order. Establish a target scheme programme and monitor, review and hotcost progress.
  • Monitor all works activities to ensure the programme remains on track, of the right quality and is being delivered in a safe manner. You'll also match resource needs to ensure the programme delivers on time and budget and provide regular updates on ASTA or any other specific systems.
  • Line-manage the gangs daily, setting work targets, undertaking PDRs and dealing with all issues that may arise with support from the Area Manager, deliver Monthly TBT and any safety briefing's that arise. Deliver communication plan as agreed in annual improvement imitative.'
  • Marking up and setting out of works and costing of works on specific activities.
  • Induct and brief the gangs on site as required to ensure time, quality and safety targets are communicated.
  • Attend regular client area meetings to manage any issues and regular supervisor meetings to share good practice with the wider team to ensure consistency of delivery across all depots and to improve overall performance.
  • Take ownership for safety and environmental compliance for your depot including visualisation and all relevant safety work and audits.
  • Proactively, communicate, support IFE activities events & briefings including IFE campaigns
  • Manage the delivery of and participate in the winter maintenance & OOH service.
  • Mentor any Apprentice's we recruit
  • Felexible in all types of work including covering other supervisors works.

  • A good level of experience in construction delivery and workforce supervision.
  • Commercially driven to be able to capture working cost efficiencies, cost control and saving money wherever possible for the mutual benefit of the client.
  • Experience within the highway maintenance industry would be desirable and CSCS, NRSWA and SSSTS.
  • Effective team management, leadership, motivational and influencing skills to get the best from everyone.
  • Excellent customer skills and the ability to demonstrate influencing in all situations.
  • Good general IT skills are essential, and ideally you'll be proficient in MS Excel , ASTA and any other specific systems.
  • The ability to drive excellent relationships with contacts at all levels.
  • The ability to remain flexible in your approach to the role whilst embracing change and helping to drive that change through the wider teams and through into the delivery.
  • Good leadership and team management with your immediate teams and across the wider business.
  • Excellent communication skills - verbal, and ideally written, report writing and presentation - to ensure clarity in all situations and to effectively influence client decision making.
  • People management skills having managed teams - covering all areas such as recruitment, PDRs, coaching and mentoring.
  • Tried and tested methods of influencing in all situations.
  • Highly organised and able to juggle and prioritise, whilst multi-tasking for many stakeholders, and still remaining focused on what's most important and ultimately on delivery.
  • Ability to collaborate and build relationships across the wider teams, embracing the new structure, new ways of working and remain focused.


07:00 - 17:00

If you are interested in this opportunity then please apply or get in touch with Jack Brown at PSR Solutions on 01785 715505