Network Permit Coordinator
Location: Town Hall Extension, Albert Square.
Manchester M60 2LA - Blended/Hybrid working
Salary Range: Grade 6 £26,975 to £30,095 (Bar at £29,174) per annum
Working Hours: 35 hours per week
Contract Type: Permanent, Full-Time
Application Deadline: 06 October 2022 at 23:59
Interview Type: Virtual
Job Reference: MCC477414/NS
The increasing levels of expansion and development citywide in Manchester with internal Highways Improvement Schemes, Utility Company Works and Telecommunications Work along with large scale projects such as the arrival of High Speed 2 (HS2) and Northern Powerhouse Rail (NPR) into Manchester Piccadilly and Manchester Airport, represent a once-in-a-century opportunity for the city.
This post is for 5 days per week and will play a key role role in supporting the Traffic Manager and the Events & Network Specialists in the Events and Network Coordination Team.
To do this, the postholder will liaise with all the aforementioned stakeholders in co-ordinating and assisting in the management of a full range of potentially complex activities.
This position is integral to the Traffic and Events Team and Network management overall as they have the responsibility for coordinating works which take place on the Manchester City Council network.
It is a statutory requirement for Local Authorities to use a permitting system in order to manage movements and grant permissions on the highway in line with legislation.
This is your opportunity to help shape the future of Manchester, to play a part in the delivery of improvements, and to be part of our journey in one of the most dynamic centres in Europe.
We are looking for individuals ideally with a highways background and experience of works coordination along with experience in stakeholder and contractor engagement.
You will also have excellent written and verbal communication and influencing skills; a track record of building effective partnerships and working w