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Signal Traffic Management Recruitment Drive

Category: Job Finding

Signal Traffic Management Recruitment Drive Signal Traffic Management Limited are key partners within the UK Civil Engineering and Construction industries, providing temporary traffic management services across the UK, whilst protecting the travelling public and facilitating the repair, maintenance and renewal of Britain's roads, railway, and utilities infrastructure.

Ensuring the safety of our workers as well as pedestrians moving around our temporary work zones is a core philosophy, compelling us to constantly innovate and evolve our design and working practices to better suit the needs of our clients and customers.

We’re delighted to be partnering with Career Transition Partnership to provide an exciting opportunity for Traffic Management Operatives to join our busy, growing, and dynamic teams working out of our Worcestershire and Gloucestershire depots.

JOB TITLE: Traffic Management Operative
RATE OF PAY: £8.20 - £18.75 per hour
HOURS OF WORK: 45 hours per week (plus available overtime)

To apply via the CTP’s online jobs portal, RightJob, please click here.

What do the job roles involve?

This career is ideally suited to candidates who like working outdoors, who follow compliance within company policies and procedures and the National Highways Sector Scheme, whilst gaining hands-on experience in a thriving and supportive workplace. Reporting to the Operations department, the successful candidates will work in a forward facing role, regularly communicating with company clients and members of the public whilst delivering our temporary traffic management services; including the installation, maintenance and dismantling of temporary traffic management such as cones, sandbags, signage, barrier and traffic lights on both low and high speed roads.

Applicants will ideally be: safety conscious, punctual, flexible, reliable and will hold a full UK drivers licence.
  • Company benefits include:
  • Guaranteed hours
  • Enhanced rate of pay for evening & weekend work
  • Paid breaks
  • In-house training and development programme to include Lantra Accredited TTMBC; and Lantra Accredited T1 & T2 courses
  • Loyalty and performance recognition rewards
  • Holiday paid at average earnings
  • Company mobile phone
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Refer a friend scheme
  • Free refreshments

Why should a Service leaver consider applying?

Our company Director is a former Guardsman in the 1st Battalion, Welsh Guards. Our Operations Manager, Alan, was a Sargent in the Royal Logistic Corps. Commenting on why a Service leaver should consider applying, Alan says:

“Signal Traffic Management have the same core values as the MOD SOLID C (Selfless Commitment, Respect for Others, Loyalty, Integrity, Discipline & Commitment). Working with Traffic Management Operatives is similar to working within the armed forces, with a family-like culture instilling team spirit and high morale.”


Why should a Service leaver consider applying?

In my opinion, MOD personnel enjoy a good working relationship with their bosses and fellow peers. This work is reliant on highly motivated individuals with a strong work ethic and level of professionalism – all of which are traits prominent in Service personnel. 

Why would Service leavers be a good fit for the organisation?

MOD personnel are known to be hardworking and committed in everything they do; it’s taught all throughout our career to be professional and polite to all members of the public and understand the impact this has on the wellbeing and integrity of the company we work for.

My journey:

I left the Armed forces after serving 33yrs. I worked in the Royal Logistic Corps and then in the AGC (MPGS). I joined Signal Traffic Management on 1st October 2018, where I started working in the office alongside the Operations Managers and learnt how to delegate the workload for the following days schedule, while learning all aspects of Traffic Management from planning through to installation of the works. I found that with the planning of works it’s similar to planning any event or training day we had within the forces.

Shortly after joining I was given the opportunity to take some of the pressures off the Managers and move forward in my career with taking on on-call responsibilities at evenings and weekends. Although this can be stressful, with training and support, this was the next step for me on the way to becoming an Operations Manager myself. Even still being relatively new to the Traffic Management Industry, I have progressed to a Manager and feel an integral part of the team with more Senior Managers asking me for my input on situations. I have been entrusted to run new programmes / projects the company have undertaken and thrive on the responsibility this brings.

I would strongly recommend Signal as an employer to any Service leaver.