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Logistics Manager


Balfour Beatty
Location: Birmingham
Job type: Permanent
Category: Management Jobs
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Logistics Manager


Job number: BBV00173

Company/Division: HS2

Career area: Design Engineering

Country: UK


Location:

UK, West Midlands, Birmingham


Contract type:

Permanent

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About the role

Balfour Beatty Vinci has an exciting opportunity for a Logistics Manager to join our team to work across Birmingham

Role Purpose:

To manage vehicle movements to and from site

What you'll be doing

The principle function of this role is to implement and manage the Vehicle Management System required to meet BBV and HS2s requirements to control, manage and report on the planned HGV movements from the point of origin to site.

Reporting to a Senior Logistics Manager this position will be responsible for the following key actions:

1. Assist in the selection/procurement of the digital VMS system
2. Implement and manage the initial paper based VMS system before full system is commissioned.
3. Commission the digital VMS
4. Develop training manual for BBV staff, suppliers and subcontractors on the use of VMS.
5. Develop and implement assurance procedures in accordance with BBV and HS2 requirements for fleet operators and drivers.
6. Liaise with BBV construction teams to ensure efficient logistic performance on the Project.
7. Produce and monitor logistic KPIs and if required develop improvement strategies to meet targets.
8. Liaise with BBV construction teams, subcontractors and suppliers to forecast vehicle movements.
9. Produce monthly reports for BBV and HS2.
10. Interface with HS2 logistic staff.

Who we're looking for

Acc Experience in construction logistics is preferred.
Acc Transport planning experience would be beneficial.

Why work for us

Balfour Beatty VINCI is responsible for designing and building part of the most exciting and challenging railway project in Europe: HS2.

We are building the West Midlands section of HS2s Phase One route, spanning approximately 90km from Long Itchington in Warwickshire to the centre of Birmingham and on to Handsacre in Staffordshire. We will be employing thousands of people in the area to design and build the civil infrastructure for HS2 through the West Midlands area and are looking for a wide range of experts to join the team and support this unique, ground breaking project.

We value diversity and celebrate individual differences, believing that our inclusive culture helps the business continue to grow as a strong, dynamic and innovative organisation.

You could help us build that civil infrastructure:

* 42 viaducts totaling over 11km, 66 over-bridges;
* More than 35 cuttings reaching over 30km;
* 56 culverts and other under-bridges;
* 66 embankments reaching over 33km;
* Building four motorway crossings requiring box structures and six interfaces with the existing rail requiring both dive-under and over-bridge structures.

About us

Balfour Beatty Vinci is a long established joint venture between two global leaders in the delivery of critical infrastructure. Working together for over 30 years, we have been successful in delivering a number of significant infrastructures creating unrivaled expertise and capability across rail, highways and aviation sectors in the UK and beyond. In 2008, we announced our formal alliance with the aim of delivering modern and innovative solutions to the UK's infrastructure needs. Since then, our collaboration has gone from strength to strength. We've successfully bid and delivered a number of key projects for Crossrail and Highways England Smart Motorways Programme. Balfour Beatty VINCI is a powerhouse for critical infrastructure. Our partnership - between two of the world's largest construction companies - creates unrivaled expertise and capability across rail, highways and aviation sectors in the UK and beyond.
Logistics Manager


Job number: BBV00173

Company/Division: HS2

Career area: Design Engineering

Country: UK


Location:

UK, West Midlands, Birmingham


Contract type:

Permanent

Apply Now

About the role

Balfour Beatty Vinci has an exciting opportunity for a Logistics Manager to join our team to work across Birmingham

Role Purpose:

To manage vehicle movements to and from site

What you'll be doing

The principle function of this role is to implement and manage the Vehicle Management System required to meet BBV and HS2s requirements to control, manage and report on the planned HGV movements from the point of origin to site.

Reporting to a Senior Logistics Manager this position will be responsible for the following key actions:

1. Assist in the selection/procurement of the digital VMS system
2. Implement and manage the initial paper based VMS system before full system is commissioned.
3. Commission the digital VMS
4. Develop training manual for BBV staff, suppliers and subcontractors on the use of VMS.
5. Develop and implement assurance procedures in accordance with BBV and HS2 requirements for fleet operators and drivers.
6. Liaise with BBV construction teams to ensure efficient logistic performance on the Project.
7. Produce and monitor logistic KPIs and if required develop improvement strategies to meet targets.
8. Liaise with BBV construction teams, subcontractors and suppliers to forecast vehicle movements.
9. Produce monthly reports for BBV and HS2.
10. Interface with HS2 logistic staff.

Who we're looking for

Acc Experience in construction logistics is preferred.
Acc Transport planning experience would be beneficial.

Why work for us

Balfour Beatty VINCI is responsible for designing and building part of the most exciting and challenging railway project in Europe: HS2.

We are building the West Midlands section of HS2s Phase One route, spanning approximately 90km from Long Itchington in Warwickshire to the centre of Birmingham and on to Handsacre in Staffordshire. We will be employing thousands of people in the area to design and build the civil infrastructure for HS2 through the West Midlands area and are looking for a wide range of experts to join the team and support this unique, ground breaking project.

We value diversity and celebrate individual differences, believing that our inclusive culture helps the business continue to grow as a strong, dynamic and innovative organisation.

You could help us build that civil infrastructure:

* 42 viaducts totaling over 11km, 66 over-bridges;
* More than 35 cuttings reaching over 30km;
* 56 culverts and other under-bridges;
* 66 embankments reaching over 33km;
* Building four motorway crossings requiring box structures and six interfaces with the existing rail requiring both dive-under and over-bridge structures.

About us

Balfour Beatty Vinci is a long established joint venture between two global leaders in the delivery of critical infrastructure. Working together for over 30 years, we have been successful in delivering a number of significant infrastructures creating unrivaled expertise and capability across rail, highways and aviation sectors in the UK and beyond. In 2008, we announced our formal alliance with the aim of delivering modern and innovative solutions to the UK's infrastructure needs. Since then, our collaboration has gone from strength to strength. We've successfully bid and delivered a number of key projects for Crossrail and Highways England Smart Motorways Programme. Balfour Beatty VINCI is a powerhouse for critical infrastructure. Our partnership - between two of the world's largest construction companies - creates unrivaled expertise and capability across rail, highways and aviation sectors in the UK and beyond.
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