Passenger Services Transport Manager

June 19, 2021 | Comments Off on Passenger Services Transport Manager

Job Title: Passenger Services Transport Manager

Location: Northampton

Business Area: Local Highways

Contract: Permanent

Make the journey. Leave a legacy.

Every day, 210,000 vehicles travel across the 31,000km of roads, bridges and tunnels that are built, maintained and operated by the team here at Kier Group. It's one of the reasons why we're acknowledged as the UK's No.1 Highways Services team - delivering £1 billion of social value to the six million people and wider communities who rely on our expertise and experience. Can you join our team? Yes, you can - if you want to be valued for who you are as well as what you do, in a company shaping the future.

The Passenger Services Transport Manager vacancy is an exciting opportunity to join the Special Educational Needs passenger service and contribute to social value within our community. The service primarily consists of transporting 300 Special Educational Needs pupils to and from school. Reporting to the Operations Manager, the Passenger Services Transport Manager will be responsible for the management of operations (50 vehicles including PSV and non PSV and) and will have line management responsibility for a team of supervisors and drivers. The role will be responsible for the Operator's Licence/s on which you will be named to manage compliance for all PSV vehicles and associated equipment.

You will deputise for the Operations manager in any period of absence and must ensure the service operates in compliance with all KierWSP SHEQ processes and procedures.

What?are we looking for?
  • Must hold a current certificate of professional competence (CPC)
  • Holder of a full EU Driving Licence for at least 2 years
  • Detailed working knowledge of current Drivers Hours Regulations (EU and UK Domestic), Operator Licensing, VOSA & HSE legislation
  • Strong understanding of passenger service operations and able to clearly advise others of their principles and protocols
  • Understanding of the compliance requirements of PSV Vehicles and associated equipment
What will you receive?

You can expect a competitive salary and an outstanding package that includes private healthcare, a matched pension scheme up to 7.5%, 26 days' annual leave (with the opportunity to buy or sell holiday), two employee Share Scheme options, together with additional valuable benefits such as:
  • Free Life Assurance
  • Access to a range of attractive Flexible benefit options to tailor your package to suit your lifestyle
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Access to Kier Rewards, our exclusive Discount Shopping Site with deals available at over 800 retailers
  • Plus, many more benefits geared to your wellbeing
Pre-employment checks??

It's worth remembering that if?you are successful, we'll undertake the relevant / standard pre-employment checks after you have been offered a job. This includes taking up your references, verifying your right to work in the?UK,?verifying?your driving licence (if applicable) and a health assessment.

Make the journey. Leave a legacy.??

Being part of Kier means living our values of?being?Collaborative,Trusted?and?Focused.?We all have the potential to shape our world, and it's through these values that we will leave?a lasting legacy.?Bring your talent and ambition to Kier and you will be given the scope and opportunity to invest in your own future, to build your expertise and contribute to a rich and diverse culture.?

Kier is an inclusive employer.?

Kier is committed to creating supportive and inclusive opportunities for all of our applicants and employees. We appreciate applicants from all backgrounds and we specifically encourage those from underrepresented communities to apply. If you'd like to learn more about our commitments to diversity and inclusion at Kier, you can contact the team by emailing

If you require any reasonable adjustments during any part of the application process please let us know so we can discuss and arrange these.

Closing Date: 19/07/2021

Please note, interviews may?take place before the closing date.