INTERNAL ONLY - Senior Highways Inspector

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 10/03/2024 23:59
£33,024 - £35,745 per annum
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Traffic / Highways / Road Safety
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Allington Way Depot, Darlington
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Number of posts:
Closing date:
10 Mar
Further Information
This is an exciting opportunity to be part of the Council's Highway Asset Management Team.
The purpose of the role is to manage the other Highways Inspectors, carry out highway inspections and identify areas requiring works, deal with utility companies and members of the public in highway related matters.
The successful applicant will have previous experience as a Highway Inspector and approximately 3 years’ experience in the construction industry including an understanding of highway maintenance techniques including reinstatements.
You will also have knowledge and experience of health and safety working on the highway.
The rewards for working at Darlington Borough Council go beyond the salary you will receive; we have numerous additional benefits such as:
  • 32 days Annual Leave plus Bank Holidays, with option to purchase additional Annual Leave (pro-rata for part time working)
  • Access to the Local Government Pension Scheme with option to make Additional Voluntary Contributions
  • Flexi-time scheme
  • Generous Maternity, Paternity and Adoption Leave schemes
  • Staff equality forums
  • Green Car Leasing Scheme
  • Access to a wide range of training, learning and development
  • Physiotherapy service
  • Confidential counselling service
  • Great wellbeing offer
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Dolphin Centre Fit for Life Discounts
  • Local and National retailer discounts
  • Arriva Employee Travel Club 
For detailed information on this role, please refer to the Job Description and Person Specification.
For a further informal discussion please contact Andy Cruddace, Surveying and Street Works Manager on 01325 406602

Provisional Interview dates for this post will be Tues 19th March at Allington Way, Darlington

General Information for Applicants:
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If you are experiencing problems applying for this vacancy via North East Jobs, please contact the HR Team on 01325 405486 or HR@darlington.gov.uk , who will be happy to assist.
Please note
This job is closed for applications.