Assistant Project Manager West Yorkshire Plus Transport Fund

United Kingdom
SO2 (£28,203 - £29,854), 37 hours, permanent
23 Feb 2017
30 Mar 2017
Project Manager
Job Type

Calderdale is delivering an ambitious transport infrastructure programme through the West Yorkshire Plus Transport Fund (WY+TF) which could see over GBP 150m invested into the Borough over the next 5-10 years.

We are looking for individuals with project management skills, experience of delivering construction, infrastructure, transport or regeneration projects.  The candidate should be able to work with Directorate sponsors, service managers, consultants and contractors to drive the delivery of complicated projects at pace, often in the public eye and under political/financial pressures.

These exciting roles will be required to support the project/programme management team in delivering high profile and time critical programme of activity as part of a wider investment programme to create jobs, regenerate the Borough and its facilities for people who live, work and visit Calderdale.

Working in a PRINCE2 environment, these roles will manage project/s or multi-disciplinary teams to drive delivery through the feasibility, detailed design and construction phases.  This may include: significant interventions along the A629 Halifax to Huddersfield or A641 Bradford to Huddersfield highway corridors, train station upgrades, bus packages or public realm improvements.

If you feel you have the skills, values, behaviours, experience and drive required, we look forward to receiving your application.  If you would like to have an informal discussion about these roles please e-mail: with your contact details and availability.