Traffic Manager

  • Job Type:Full time
  • Category:Construction/Technical
  • Business Group:Higgins
  • Location:Wellington
  • Job Reference:15674
  • Closing Date:13 Mar 2020


Traffic Manager

  • Competitive salary and company vehicle
  • Build your own team
  • Wellington based

Higgins is an integrated and agile civil construction business which specialises in road and infrastructure design, construction and maintenance.  Over 60 years we’ve built a reputation for integrity, moving heaven and earth for our customers, and for being really good people to work with.  Our team is unified by our Higgins core values – values that have developed from our family business heritage.   Join our team and we’ll offer you the opportunity to work with autonomy and make a real difference.  At Higgins if you perform, you get noticed.

We now require a Traffic Manager to oversee all aspects of traffic operations including planning, systems and processes in the Wellington region.

Major areas of accountability for this role include:

  • Leadership of the traffic management team
  • Grow and enhance our traffic management division
  • Financial management of the Traffic budget
  • Implementation and delivery of traffic management solutions in accordance with COPTTM and the highest standards of health and safety
  • Preparation of the Project’s global and segmented traffic management plans

The key skills and experience you will need to succeed in this role include:

  • Preparation of Traffic Management Plans
  • Experience in traffic management on roading projects within New Zealand, including knowledge of NZTA’s processes and procedures
  • A high level of knowledge and commitment to operational health and safety best practice
  • Ability to galvanise a team to achieve high performance in a demanding environment
  • High level planning, project, and financial management skills
  • Ability to manage a diverse range of stakeholder relationships successfully including business development and diversification 

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All applicants will require NZ work rights

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