Project Engineer

Location
Boroughbridge, York
Salary
£27,741 to £35,745
Posted
26 Apr 2021
Closes
16 May 2021
Job role
Engineer
Contract Type
Full time

Grade – I to K

Our Team

Our Highway Operations Unit is responsible for 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.

The role

We are looking for an experienced Project Engineer to join our Highways team based at Boroughbridge.

Reporting to the Improvement Manager, you will be part of a team of skilled and passionate Project Engineers delivering highway maintenance and improvement schemes from the local capital programme, and providing local development control and traffic management advice.

Liaising with our delivery partners to develop positive relationships as well as fostering good relationships with Elected Members, other stakeholders and the wider community we engage with are key elements of the role and, as such, the role will include some occasional out of hours working.
If you have experience in highway design and dealing with the public, we would love to hear from you.

To be successful you must have experience in delivering highway related projects, delivering highway related projects and contract supervision. Hold a BTEC National Certificate / ONC / OND or equivalent in civil engineering or an appropriately related subject and working towards completion of the Higher National Certificate / HNC / HND or equivalent in civil engineering or an appropriately related subject.

Working for us

As an organisation, we strongly believe in promoting a work life balance, with flexible working opportunities and modern technology. You may also benefit from homeworking with the occasional requirement to work from the office. You will have access to some great benefits via our everybody benefit’s scheme such as shopping discounts, home technology and green car salary sacrifice schemes, financial wellbeing and health assured and our employee assistance programme to assist with your health and wellbeing. You will also have access to our local government pension scheme, a generous plan for your retirement with the option to increase your monthly contribution if you so wish. For more information on the benefits we offer please see our Total Rewards Brochure. 

Contact and Apply

For further information about the role please contact Gordon Milne on 01609 532481

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

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.

Key dates:

Closing date: Sunday 16th May

Interview date: Wednesday 26th May

Interviews will be held by Microsoft Teams.

We do not accept CVs from agencies