Service Lead - Engineering and Highways

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 02/08/2021 12:00
£57,236.00 - £59,551.00
Job Category:
Traffic / Highways / Road Safety
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Redcar and Cleveland
Number of posts:
Closing date:
2 Aug
Further Information

This is Redcar and Cleveland. We are an ambitious council keen to build on our strong track record of innovation and partnership working, ensuring that we create a flourishing future for the borough and all of its residents. Key to this is a committed workforce who always gives their best. Offering a fast paced, progressive working environment, Redcar and Cleveland Borough Council is a great career move.

The Adults & Communities Directorate consists of four strands, Adult Social Care, Community Development, Public Health and Environment. Our aims are to continue to provide essential and highly valued services and to build capacity to enable local communities to make lasting change, improve quality of life and prosperity. As a directorate we lead on developing a culture of co-operation and co-production, respecting and nurturing the skills and talents of local people and enabling them to fulfil their potential.

Our borough is an area of great contrasts with world class industries, market towns, visitor destinations, beautiful coastline and stunning countryside. The Council continues to invest in the area to create opportunities for investment and growth.

This is an exciting time to join the Highways and Engineering service at Redcar and Cleveland Borough Council, as we are currently expanding the team to strengthen our strategic and technical capacity, and to invest for the future.

You will be responsible for leading a multi-disciplined team of professional highways and engineering staff, delivering an increasing range of services and ambitious projects.

Areas of responsibility include, highways maintenance – planned and reactive, structures and coastal defence, highway design, parking policy, road and traffic safety, RASWA, flooding and drainage, street lighting, highway asset management, strategic local transport policy, public rights of way, highway development, civil engineering operations and delivery, winter maintenance and emergency response.

For an informal chat about the post please contact Robert Hoof, Assistant Director-Environment on 07970 427497.

Closing date for applications is 2nd August 2021.

Interviews likely to be week commencing 23rd August 2021.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.