Scheduler – London

  • Permanent
  • Greater London, United Kingdom
  • £24,000 to £26,000 per annum

Job Role – Scheduler – Highways

Area – Beckton (E6 7AB)

Wage – £24-£26k

Role Duties:

* Receiving and logging defects from the Client call centre, inspectors and Police, by phone and email
* Assess all enquiries against the defect guidance and relevant intervention levels to determine appropriate response timescale
* To continually liaise with operational supervisors to discuss workload and resource available
* Locate the most appropriate gang based on proximity, skill set and availability and alert them of the job by telephone
* Ensuring all relevant information is provided to the gang, including due time, job/enquiry number and full location and description, using specialist systems
* Raise Section 81 requests as required and distribute results to all relevant parties
* Schedule and review works to ensure they are complete ahead of their due date
* Ensure appropriate permits are applied for where necessary in accordance with the relevant Permit Scheme
* Provide 24/7 service to our client
Purpose of the role and responsibility:

  • Accountable for ensuring works are raised and actioned as appropriate and fed back to
  • relevant parties – internally and externally
  • Escalate issues as appropriate
  • Performance monitoring
  • Efficiency monitoring


  • including any specific IT programmes
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office applications
  • Previous experience with scheduling or asset management systems


  • Previous experience in industry or elsewhere within a control room function.
  • Comfortable talking to multiple different people with various levels of seniority


  • Knowledge of highways industry and/or good geographical knowledge of London would be ideal.
  • Personal Qualities
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Ability to take initiative
  • Resilient and resourceful
  • Flexible in respect of working times

To discuss this opportunity in more detail, please call Rudy Davis on 02392 322 323, or email your CV to

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