Assistant Operations Manager

Salary: Competitive

BEAR Scotland is a leading provider of highway maintenance services across Scotland.  We manage and maintain over 2,000km of Scotland’s trunk road network, tackling just about every imaginable task and working round the clock to help keep Scotland moving.

We have an exciting new opportunity for an enthusiastic Assistant Operations Manager to joins us during an exciting time at BEAR to assist the Operations Manager with the management of day to day activities relating to the delivery of routine and cyclic maintenance works and schemes below £250,000 in value.

Responsibilities include:

  • Management of the directly employed operational staff (supervisors and operatives) on a day to day basis.
  • Programming and record keeping of routine and cyclic maintenance.
  • Supervision and control of sub-contractors working on operational activities
  • Depot management.
  • Liaison with clients and customers.
  • Participation in the winter maintenance and emergency response management rota.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

  • Knowledge of New Roads and Street Works Act.
  • Experience in road maintenance management.
  • Experience in winter maintenance management.
  • Computer literate including experience in data input and analysis
  • Clean driving licence

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