Head of Technical Services

Head of Technical Services

Salary to attract the best Benefits


With an unrivalled reputation for providing high quality and cost-effective waste management solutions into a wide range of industries, our client is regarded as a market leader in their field. As a result of continued growth and success, they are seeking a Head of Technical Services to take responsibility for development and leadership of the Technical Services Department in order to enhance the technical capabilities of the business.

Reporting to the Group directors you will also be responsible for supporting the project teams and commercial teams in order to ensure that our client is viewed as a technical expert within the sector.

Specific areas of responsibility in this role will include, but not be limited to:

  • Formulating and implementing a coherent and cohesive growth strategy for the department in accordance with the business objectives.
  • Implementing, tracking and monitoring business performance against agreed KPIs.
  • Providing technical support to both internal stakeholders and external customers.
  • Building a formidable technical services team from the ground up.
  • Acting as a point of call for all technical enquiries both internal and external.
  • Reviewing technical documentation ensuring all designs, plans and services meet the necessary standards and are compliant with the appropriate laws and guidelines.

The successful candidate will ideally be a Chartered Engineer (or working towards registration), with a Minimum of Degree qualification in a Technical or related discipline (or equivalent by experience). Our preference is for someone with technical experience within the industrial/environmental services and/or construction/Civil Engineering sectors. Most crucially, you are a career achiever at the highest levels and can point to impressive professional credentials and career history.

This is an excellent opportunity in a challenging, fast paced and dynamic business. Interested parties should apply accordingly or contact Adam Arnold in the first instance for a confidential conversation. Contact details can be found via the Newman Stewart website.

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