Project Manager

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 09/12/2018 23:59
£26,470 - £40,858 per annum
Hours per week:
37 hours per week
Job Category:
Regeneration/ Economic Development
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Post Number:
Closing date:
9 Dec
Further Information

In the North East of England and part of the wider Tees Valley sub-region, Darlington is a world class location that offers a great place to live and work.

Darlington's strategy for growth is based on capitalising on our outstanding assets of excellent transport links, a highly qualified local workforce, high achieving schools, good quality residential areas and a fantastic quality of life.

In this role you will join the Council's Capital Projects Team to manage capital and regeneration projects across a range of business disciplines to exacting time, cost and quality outputs.

You will have the opportunity to play an integral role in delivering the Council's strategic Capital programme. The team's current and planned project portfolio includes commercial office builds, highways and civil engineering, and housing schemes.

You will have experience in a project management/construction environment and a demonstrable track record in successful strategic project management and/or development in one or more of the following fields: major commercial development, regeneration, housing, schools, highways or civil engineering schemes.

In return, the rewards for working at the Council will go beyond the salary you will receive with numerous additional benefits such as:

• 31 days annual leave, plus public holidays
• Access to the Local Government Pension Scheme
• Enhanced Maternity/Paternity and Adoption Leave Payments
• Additional Leave Purchase Scheme
• Flexi Time Scheme
• Cycle to Work Scheme in partnership with Halfords
• Access to Occupational Health, Physiotherapy and Counselling Services
• Regular health and wellbeing initiatives
• Reduced membership to the Dolphin Centre's 'Fit 4 Life' package

As a service we are committed to the professional development of our employees and as such we offer workplace development opportunities.

These are career-graded posts encompassing grades N, P and Q. The grade for the post will be determined by the level of knowledge and experience the applicant can demonstrate in relation to the job description / person specification.

Level 1 Grade Q = £37,107 - £40,858 p.a.
Level 2 Grade P = £33,136 - £37,107 p.a.
Level 3 Grade N = £26,470 - £29,909 p.a.

Applications will be considered across the full grade range, please refer to the person specification for details of the attributes the successful candidates will have for the various grades. Please indicate in your application the grade(s) you are applying for.

For detailed information on this role, please refer to the Job Description and Person Specification.

For a further informal discussion, please contact Brian Robson, Head of Capital Projects on 01325 406608.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.