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Contracts Manager

Job Location: Wanlip, Leicester (remote working within the UK as and when required)

Job Status: 07:00 – 17:00 Monday to Friday

Job Career Level: Experienced, managerial

Job Salary: Competitive

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Reporting to
Contracts Director


  • Be responsible for a portfolio of high value wastewater contracts
  • Ensure all conditions of the contract are being met and there is efficient and effective utilisation of labour, materials, plant and equipment within the allocated budgets
  • Manage and monitor site activities and physical progress of work for site safety, quality and environmental responsibilities
  • Ensure that a highly skilled and disciplined workforce is maintained within a safe system of work
  • Produce operational reports and attend monthly/quarterly/annual meetings to present contract performance overview
  • Ensure compliance with all KPI’s and SLA’s
  • Working as part of a team and able to demonstrate team work verbally and written
  • Reporting to the Contracts Director to maintain an efficient service level
  • Oversee the efficient running of the contract on a daily basis, liaising with other depots and Head Office personnel
  • Ensure H & S and environmental compliance of operations, including the preparation of risk and method statements, and the inspection and maintenance of plant
  • Ensure all paperwork is completed correctly by the drivers and submitted on time via our tablet system
  • Drive continuous improvement in contract development through close engagement with internal and external customer

Skills / Attributes

  • Previous experience working within the utilities and/or waste industry and have built a good reputation for sound knowledge of legislation, processes, plant and staff capabilities for all work packages including Health, Safety and environmental legislation
  • Demonstrate that they are motivated, ambitious and a team player, with the necessary skills to manage the contract on a day-to-day basis whilst at the same time delivering results and innovation
  • A strong technical understanding of contract and commercial management from complex environments with demonstrable results in driving process improvements
  • Maintain the Company’s services to clients, including strategic planning, liaising with clients, resource allocation and all aspects of running a highly effective team to deliver the best results possible within deadlines
  • Strong negotiation skills with the ability to influence and lead a team
  • Ideally educational achievement to Degree level or equivalent
  • Proven experience in a similar role
  • Strategic, operational, technical and management skills
  • Ability to show integrity, loyalty, trust and devotion to a very tightly managed and well established family built and run business
  • Drive and desire to succeed
  • Interested in joining a company that is growing, successful and a market leader in the field


  • Competitive salary
  • 20 days holiday + Bank Holidays
  • Company Car
  • Fuel card
  • Life insurance after 3 months
  • Pension plan

A zero tolerance alcohol and drug abuse policy applies

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Why choose MTS?

  • 24/7 Reliability 01634 250326

    There is always someone to take your call - Our field service teams operate round the clock every day of the year.
  • Rapid response

    With hub depots throughout the region, we operate a highly flexible scheduling system. We instruct our nearest available tracked field service for the quickest response.
  • Competent first time fix

    Our fully qualified and experienced teams use high performance equipment to fix problems first time with no need for back up resources or second visits. We ensure the optimum solution for your needs.
  • Extensive range of waste solutions

    Our waste management services are available for both individual jobs and more complex packaged solutions. We offer a one-stop shop whatever your requirements and we are continuing to expand our range of services through innovation and investment.
  • Experienced and qualified team

    All management and staff receive full training and are qualified to demanding industry standards in their specialised disciplines. MTS invests in its people and, with low staff turnover, retains a considerable depth of experience to ensure Customers receive the best service. Email our team today at
  • Full QUENSH management systems

    MTS operates an integrated management system comprising the individual accreditations for ISO 9001 (Quality), 14001 (Environment) and 18001 (Health and Safety). Certified and regularly audited for compliance by BSI Customers are assured of rigorous processes and procedures supporting front line service delivery
  • Trusted service provider

    MTS is entrusted by major water companies across Southern and South East England to work safely to the highest performance standards under stringent environmental and financial control. Rail, airport and highway agencies similarly demand safe and secure services from MTS for the maintenance of critical infrastructure with minimum risk to the travelling public

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