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Route Delivery Manager - Rail

  • Job reference: 918058
  • Location: Melksham, Wiltshire
  • Salary: GBP42500 - GBP63500 per annum + additional benefits
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Rail
  • Date posted: 02/02/2018

Route Delivery Manager

Salary: £42,500 - £63,500 depending on skills and experience + annual incentive and car/cash allowance

Location: Melksham, Nottingham, Manchester (3 vacancies - 1 per location)

Working for a specialist rail division of one of the UK largest energy businesses in the UK with over 15 years' experience delivering projects to meet the growing demands of Britain's rail infrastructure with diverse experience in design, engineering, project, reactive and maintenance works across the UK's rail network. We are a busy team with projects spanning the UK.

Within the role of Route Delivery Manager, you'll be responsible for planning, organising, monitoring, controlling and delivering a profitable operational function in accordance with the Company's core values, working in partnership with sales and delivery support to deliver a sustainable and profitable business account. You'll lead and manage teams of Project Managers, Site Managers, Engineers, Supervisors and Operatives to ensure a high level of motivation ensuring that team and individual performance and all training and development needs are identified.

As a strong communicator, you'll build solid relationships with the Sales team, working with them on business development activities within your region and where required national accounts.

To be successful in this role you'll ideally have a degree in Electrical Engineering (although not essential) and have a strong operational and engineering background with a proven track record in the delivery of projects on and adjacent to the Railway infrastructure. CEM experience is desirable and ideally you will hold a PTS certificate. You'll have the ability to initiate, design, plan and manage multiple projects and have a thorough understanding of specifications, design processes, technical drawings and contract documentation.

In return, we can offer you a competitive salary package in a position which has excellent routes for career progression within the Group. You will also enjoy an attractive benefits package, including pension, share plans, a generous leave entitlement (with options to purchase additional leave), reductions on energy, phone and broadband bills, plus a host of other rewards and lifestyle benefits.

Our role in supporting diversity and inclusion
As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.