Principal Engineer (Traffic Signals)

£42,806 - £49,441
13 Aug 2018
02 Sep 2018
Job role
Contract Type
Full time

Principal Engineer (Traffic Signals)

G12: £42,806 - £49,441

Closing Date: 02/09/2018

Do you want to lead, manage and motivate a team of engineers working at the cutting edge of technology? Are you looking for a rewarding role delivering innovative projects and services, in order to help to shape the Lincolnshire communities and the future of the county?

We are a collaborative team of Highway Engineers at Lincolnshire County Council that thrives on challenge and unconventional thinking. We excel in creating progressive solutions to complex issues surrounding road design and traffic management. Do you want to play an integral role in building our portfolio of successful projects and services? If so we want to hear from you!

The Principal Engineer will be pivotal in delivering our traffic signal services and extensive forward programme of traffic signal improvement schemes. Technical Services Partnership (TSP) is a performance driven team that combines private sector thinking with a public sector ethos. We are renowned for our award winning approach to delivering highway services and projects.

You will be an Incorporated or Chartered Engineer or equivalent who is enthusiastic and creative with proven traffic signal experience working in a local authority or professional engineering consultancy. We would like someone to bring in fresh ideas in terms of commercial, environmental and engineering expertise and in particular has experience in traffic signal design, traffic signal maintenance and operating intelligent transport systems.

We are looking for a strong and directional leader who is able to challenge the performance of their staff but also motivate them to meet or exceed their KPIs and increase productivity. You will need to be able to make appropriate decisions based on cost, political pressures and technical requirements.

To get around the County you will need a full driver's licence so you can use our pool cars.

Not only will you be joining a diverse team who cover a range of disciplines, such as highway improvements and infrastructure projects, but you will have the opportunity to access many benefits such as fantastic CPD opportunities and payment of relevant professional fees, access to a local government pension scheme, mobile phone schemes, gym membership discounts and many more!

So if you are interested in applying for this exciting role of Principal Engineer which provides:

  • A varied and interesting workload
  • A competitive salary
  • Excellent CPD opportunities.
  • Brilliant pension scheme
  • A culturally rich city as your place of work… then please apply.

Relocation expenses up to 25% of starting salary are available for the successful candidate, should they meet the eligibility criteria.

To find out more, please contact John Monk on 01522 552394 or Mike Nicholls on 01522 553149.