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Ford & Stanley Recruitment

Signalling and Communications Technical Systems Manager

Location: Nottingham


Ford & Stanley are currently partnered with a market-leading light rail network. Due to a recent restructuring in the team, they are looking for a professional to take ownership of all Signalling and Communications equipment, including the management of a £200k budget, a team of technicians and all works/repairs for the equipment in question.

A successful technical manager will seamlessly manage the Assets, Internal/External relationships and technical resources. Building on a depth of technical knowledge across both design and maintenance of signalling/comms equipment, you will effectively allocate technical resources where it is required across planned maintenance and repairs. Our client is an agile business that has ownership of all elements of its network, including the light rail and infrastructure, which allows great ownership of its work and the ability to work more efficiently overall.


  • Manage an annual budget of c.£200k
  • Responsibility for a team of technical resource and their allocation
  • Manage all maintenance, performance and renewals of all assets in signalling & communications

Essential criteria

  • Signalling maintenance experience (Experience of SCADA systems or CBTC signalling for example)
  • Qualifications achieved within Signalling
  • HNC or HND qualified

What’s in it for you?

  • Free light rail travel for you and your family
  • Carpool available
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays

About Ford & Stanley Group

Ford & Stanley Group are in the business of people and performance. Our mission is to create one million better workdays through facilitating great recruitment, leadership and occupational mental fitness.

Ford & Stanley Group Ltd is a Disability Confident Committed employer and is committed to a policy of equal opportunities for all opportunity seekers. We shall adhere to such a policy at all times and will review on an on-going basis all aspects of recruitment to avoid unlawful or undesirable discrimination. We will treat everyone equally irrespective sex, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marital or civil partnership status, age, disability, colour, race, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief or political beliefs and we place an obligation upon all staff to respect and act in accordance with the policy.

    • Job type: Permanent
    • Location: Nottingham
    • Date posted:
    • Salary:£47000 - £55000