Principal Highways Development Engineer

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 03/12/2019 23:59
£32,878 - £36,876 Grade 11
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Traffic / Highways / Road Safety
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Employment Location:
Any Council workplace within County Durham
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Closing date:
3 Dec
Further Information

The postholder is to provide road safety, highway, traffic and transport advice and comments on development proposals within the County.

Investigate and respond to planning applications and general enquiries to meet deadlines

Represent the Authority at planning appeals, hearings and public inquiries

Advise the public, Members, Parish Councils, developers and their agents regarding planning applications and general enquiries

Represent the Department at multi-agency meetings to ensure highways/traffic implications are considered

Ensure that highway/traffic schemes are recorded in Local Search Enquiries

Attend public exhibitions and meetings to represent DCC Transport Service.

Required Qualifications: Degree or Post Graduate Degree in Civil Engineering or related subject or Incorporated Engineer

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact John Mcgargill, Highways Development Manager on tel. no. 03000 263 578 or email john.mcgargill@durham.gov.uk

It is anticipated that interviews will be held Monday 16 December 2019 (pm).

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.

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.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.