Project Engineer

North Yorkshire
up to £33,136
08 Aug 2018
09 Sep 2018
Job role
Contract Type
Full time

Are you a qualified Highways Project Engineer? Would you like to work in the famous James Herriot area of natural beauty? Are you someone who would like to work for an organisation who is fast becoming an employer of choice?

NYCC are looking for a Project Engineer to join their Highways and Transportation service You will be responsible for the service delivery area throughout North Yorkshire.

The core focus of the job is to provide engineering support to the Area Manager/Maintenance Manager/Improvement Manager in managing, maintaining and improving the highway network in the Area. You will be involved in the implementation of highway improvement and maintenance schemes, routine highway maintenance activities, delivery of the winter maintenance service, local network management and liaison with the public at a local level. You will also be involved with local highways development control, traffic management and the enforcement of highways legislation.

To be successful you must have an HNC/HND in an appropriate technical discipline or similar appropriate qualification, and knowledge of legislation, techniques and practices associated with highways is essential.

NYCC promotes flexi working times to enable you to have a work life balance, they also offer a wide range of rewards and benefits from generous holidays to discounts on shopping!

Living and working in North Yorkshire

This is a great place to live with easy access to the wonderful countryside of the Yorkshire Dales and North York Moors National Parks. There is a rich diversity of environments to enjoy for all the family - outdoor activities like Brimham Rocks and coastal walks, also vibrant places to visit such as York, Leeds and Harrogate. With good access routes A1(M), A19 and A64 & M62, making North Yorkshire easily accessible from many surrounding areas including Newcastle, Sunderland, Durham, Teesside, Hull, East Riding, West Yorkshire and Doncaster