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Highways Assistant Engineer

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Job Summary

Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 11/12/2019 23:59
£27,905 - £31,371 Grade 9
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Traffic / Highways / Road Safety
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Your normal place of work is Meadowfield. However, you may be required to work at any council workplace within County Durham.
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Job details 

Closing date:
11 Dec

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Please note

This job is closed for applications.

Further information

The post holder will be responsible for the design and preparation of highway schemes, including the preparation of plans, specification, documentation and bills of quantities and to assist in all functions of the Highways programme.

Listed below are the responsibilities this role will be primarily responsible for:

To assist the relevant Managers and senior staff in the work of the Commercial Group as a whole, undertaking work as directed in accordance with workloads and staffing needs.

To carry out feasibility studies, statutory procedures, design, contract documentation and public consultation related to highways, industrial infrastructure, business parks and enhancement schemes

Required Qualifications: HNC or equivalent in Civil Engineering or a related subject

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Jeff Stephenson, Highways Street Lighting Design Manager on tel. no. 03000 269246

It is anticipated that interviews will be held on 15 January 2020.

As a disability confident employer, we are committed to employing disabled people and people with health conditions making reasonable adjustments to support disabled applicants when required.

Due to the requirement to drive a County Council vehicle in this role, appointment will be subject to the production of a valid driving licence for the required category of vehicle and the satisfactory completion of an in-house Driver Induction Assessment.

Apply on-line via the jobs portal or for further assistance contact Payroll and Employee Services on telephone no. 03000 268153 / 264223/ 264469 or email PESREAL@durham.gov.uk

Please note that all communication regarding your application for this post will be sent to the email address that you have registered with North East Jobs, including your invite to interview if you are short-listed. Please check your email after the closing date for notification from ‘DONOTREPLY@NORTHEASTJOBS.ORG.UK’ as you will not be notified by any other means.

Please note in all cases the interview date must be prior to your end date.

In line with the County Council’s Recruitment & Selection Policy, please note that we are unable to accept CVs. Any information provided on CVs will not be considered for short-listing purposes.

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