Engineer - Highways

Location
North Yorkshire
Salary
£24,313 to £34,788
Posted
13 Jun 2019
Closes
16 Jun 2019
Ref
1809543
Job role
Engineer
Contract Type
Full time

There are exciting opportunities on the horizon, to hold a career graded position suitable for both experienced engineers and those interested in progressing in a challenging technical role, as part of the Council’s Transport and Development Team. 

As a Transport and Development Engineer your daily workload will involve liaison with developers and planners and technical problem solving, working on highways and transportation matters associated with major development. 

North Yorkshire is a beautiful county, famous for its attractive towns and villages, and by considering the implication of development on the existing transport network and assisting in the delivery of high quality new roads, the role is part of the team ensuring our renowned communities can continue to grow and thrive, whilst remaining well connected. 

With a bold and varied landscape and excellent wider transport links, North Yorkshire inspires and attracts a wide range of major developments, and often unique projects which are exciting to be part of. As well as working on the transport and highway solutions associated with thousands of planned residential properties, the team has also been part of plans for developments delivering new link roads, rail bridges, film studios, entertainment complexes, new transport terminals, and even delivering opportunities for mining and other varied critical infrastructure projects. 

An excellent candidate would have relevant qualification and experience, or would have the desire and ambition to progress and develop into an exciting career, and a willingness to work towards a HNC in Civil Engineering. Excellent communication, problem solving and negotiation skills are also prerequisite. 

If this sounds like the role for you then we would be delighted to receive your application. 

For more information about our Highways department please visit: https://www.northyorks.gov.uk/highways-opportunities 

For further information about the role please contact Emily Mellalieu on 01609 534876 or Emily.Mellalieu@northyorks.gov.uk 

To apply for this position please click the “apply” button below or alternatively send your CV quoting IM to resourcingsolutions@northyorks.gov.uk by midnight on 16 June 2019 

It is important that your CV is in word format and includes: your full contact details (telephone, email, address), full employment history (name of employer, job titles, dates of employment and salary), full education history (qualification, grade, dates and place of study), explanation of any gaps in employment. Your personal statement should outline your motivation for applying and how you meet the criteria for the role as detailed in the person specification. 

We will not accept applications from agencies. 

Closing date – 16 June 2019 
Interview date – 4 July 2019 

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