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Traffic Asset Senior Technician

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Permanent
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
10/09/2019
Advert End Date:
23/09/2019 23:59
Salary:
£22,911 to £26,317 p.a. Grade 7
Hours per week:
37
Job Category:
Traffic / Highways / Road Safety
Vacancy ID:
191133
Employment Location:
Normal place to be agreed-however, you may be required to work at any council workplace within County Durham
Post Number:
REAL/19/278
Closing date:
23 Sep
Further Information

To provide support and technical assistance to the Traffic Asset Manager in
co-ordinating and implementing physical works including the preparation of plans, details, schedules, documentation and contracts for highways and traffic works.

To undertake area work associated with Traffic Safety and Management.

To prepare traffic schemes, maintenance works and other traffic safety and management works projects.

To liaise effectively with other County Council services, relevant outside bodies, Elected Members and the public on the work of the Team.

To co-operate effectively with others in the corporate working of the service.

To support and provide technical assistance and, in particular, co-ordination between Strategic Highways Management and Highways Operations.

To support management information systems.

To assist with the motivation, development and support of staff within the Team to ensure that they maximise their potential.

To train and develop junior and trainee technicians.

To respond appropriately to emergencies arising in relation to the work of the Team.

Where appropriate, to undertake academic and practical training with a view to becoming an Incorporated Engineer.

Required Qualifications: Possessing or working towards an HNC Civil Engineering (or equivalent)

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Danny Harland, Traffic and Street Works Manager tel. no. 03000 263982 email danny.harland@durham.gov.uk

It is anticipated that interviews will be held on Thursday 3rd Ocotoer 2019.

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.

Apply on-line via the jobs portal or for further assistance contact the HR Operations & Data Team on telephone no. 03000 264223 / 264469/ 268153 or email hrreal@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.

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