Group Engineer Highway Development Management

Wakefield, West Yorkshire
£42,683.00 to £45,591.00
02 Sep 2020
02 Oct 2020
Job role
Contract Type
Full time

We are looking for an enthusiastic, committed, and experienced highway engineer to join and manage our successful Highways team.

There will be opportunities to lead, manage and support a wide range of development related work, notably responsibility for providing advice on the highway implications of planning applications, including pre-application advice; securing Section 38 and 278 highway agreements; developing innovative, practical transport initiatives to deliver transport infrastructure to support sustainable economic development, housing growth, new local and neighbourhood plans; as well as working with a range of partners and organisations to support sustainable travel and create safe, healthy and people friendly places.

If you have experience, knowledge and a keen interest in highways development management, place making and sustainable development, along with leadership skills we would like to hear from you. Contact Neville Ford Service Manager Planning and Transportation Policy for an informal discussion or enquiries Mobile Tel: 07825 174 233 Office: 01924 306617

Wakefield Council is wholly committed to ensuring children and vulnerable adults are fully supported and safe. We are dedicated to the safeguarding of all children and vulnerable adults whilst promoting their welfare. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this responsibility.

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Job reference: 227724

Location: Wakefield One, Burton St, Wakefield WF1 2EB

Salary: £42,683.00 to £45,591.00, grade 12. Based on 37 hours per week


• A competitive salary • Generous annual leave entitlement • Access to an occupational pension scheme • A range of employee benefits including; healthcare, public transport and gym memberships discount