Neighbourhood Highway Engineer

37,890 - 41,881 per annum
28 Apr 2021
14 May 2021
Job role
Contract Type
Full time

Appointment: Full Time

Job Term: Permanent

Location: Exeter

Following the retirement of the current post holder, an opportunity has arisen to lead and develop the Exeter and Exmouth Neighbourhood Highway Team in the delivery of an effective Highway Service.

At a time of exciting and significant change within the service, the successful candidate will manage the local highway maintenance programme and project delivery, as well as co-ordinating the local response to winter and emergency events.

The role will require liaison with local Elected Members, Councils Community Groups and members of the public, as programmes of works and priorities are balanced to meet available budgets, local needs and asset conditions.

Educated to degree level, or equivalent, the successful candidate will have wide ranging experience leading a multidisciplinary team in a highways environment and will possess excellent communication, problem solving and organisation skills.

Apply here – all applicants must be submitted by midnight on 14/05/2021

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This role requires the ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence and fluency in English.

Closing date: 15th May 2021