Highways Technician (Asset Management)

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My client, an internationally known contractor, is seeking a Highways Technician to join their team in Buckinghamshire on a long-term basis, ideally contract to permanent.

The Highways Technician will provide support to the Asset Management team, duties will include:

  • Implement company and local policies, with priority given to Health, Safety, Quality & Environmental issues.
  • Achieve a consistent high-quality approach to asset management by monitoring the state of the asset, identifying future maintenance needs and developing sustainable proposals for renewals.
  • Manage inventory databases
  • Manage the programme of detailed technical inspections.
  • Produce and monitor an Inspections programme based on Contract requirements. These programmes should be capable of looking ahead a minimum of 5 years.
  • Responsible for the efficient execution of Inspections to ensure delivery of the Company’s requirements.
  • The management of resources required to deliver the Inspections.
  • Report on progress of the programme monthly or by exception.
  • Ensure all relevant documentation is in place including Risk Assessments and method Statements.
  • Effectively engage and manage sub contract resources to deliver specialist and other inspections within required timescales.
  • Review Risk Assessments and Method Statements and ensure they are approved before work commences.
  • Produce reports for submission to the client at the frequency required by the Contract.
  • Ensure the accuracy and adequacy of reports submitted by sub-contractors before submission to the client.
  • Close out defects on system following confirmation from Operations Team or Client. Provide report of defects closed in the month.
  • Dealing with customer enquiries and complaints relating to the Network


  • Previous experience in a similar role on a motorway contract
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Be computer literate and able to use Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook
  • Ability to determine objectives and priorities.
  • Anticipates risks and makes adjustments needed
  • Apply HSE rules and complies with any internal rules in force in the company.

If this position is for you then please don't hesitate to contact me on 015844212058 for an informal chat or drop me an email with any questions you might have to

Alternatively if this position isn't for you but you think you know someone who might be suitable, then we offer a £500 referral fee (T's and C's apply).