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Reiver Complex, Council Headquarters, Newtown St Boswells, Melrose, Roxburghshire, TD6 0SA
£35,811.94 - £39,115.18 per year
Contract Type:
Position Type:
Full Time
35 hours per week

This position has expired.

Job Details

Grade: 9B
Hourly Rate: £19.6230 - £21.4330
Salary: £35,811.94 - £39,115.18 per annum
Contract Duration: Permanent

Role Purpose

A vacancy has become available within SBC Contracts for a Contracts Manager. The post is responsible for the Management and delivery of Civil operations for both internal and external clients. The expectations of the post requires multiple levels of experience in Hard/Soft landscaping operations, House Plot works, New Drainage Systems Installations, Bridge Refurbishments and general Road/Footway/Cycleway construction works. The applicants require the ability to operate in a high pressured environment to return high quality works safely. SBC provide further training and management development modules to fully support the role and career opportunities. SBC also offer great terms and conditions of employment including Local Government Pension Occupational Sick pay and Family Friendly Policies.


Educated to degree, HND or HNC level in a relevant discipline or evidence of comparable experience and training.
Attain SVQ Level 4 in Construction Contracting or a relevant within 2 years of being appointed

A current driving licence and use of a vehicle is an essential requirement of this post.

* If you have a disability which precludes you from holding a drivers licence, Scottish Borders Council will take into account its responsibility to make reasonable adjustments to allow for your disability. Should it be possible to make such an adjustment in order that you can undertake the travel responsibilities of the post, this will be taken into account in consideration for this role.


Informal Enquiries

Informal enquiries can be made to Peter McNulty email Tel 07831334530, Ian Dickson email  or Rodney Pow email Tel 07766776035

Scottish Borders Council is committed to improving the diversity of its workforce to better reflect the communities we serve. We welcome applications from all minority groups and individuals who identify with one or more of the protected characteristics as defined by the Equality Act 2010.  In particular from candidates who assess themselves as having a disability, under the Disability Confident Employer scheme this guarantees an interview to those individuals who meet the essential criteria of the post.  All appointments will be made on merit. 

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