Street Authority Inspections and Performance Supervisor

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 09/02/2021 23:59
£28,672 - £32,234
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Traffic / Highways / Road Safety
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Employment Location:
Your normal place of work will be County Hall, but you may be required to work at any Council workplace within County Durham.
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Closing date:
9 Feb
Further Information

This is an exciting opportunity to join our Highway Network Management Section as a Street Works Inspections and Performance Supervisor.

You will be responsible for the supervision of a team of approximately 5 Street Authority Permit Inspectors undertaking inspections and identifying highway reinstatement defects and inadequacies in signing, lighting and guarding.

In addition, you will undertake all associated performance monitoring, investigations and assist with financial and fee arrangements in accordance with:

• The County Council of Durham Road and Street Works Permit Scheme
• Code of Practice for Inspections
• Specification for Reinstatement of Openings in the Highway

If you have experience of the above and can demonstrate drive, ambition, commercial awareness and a willingness to embrace change then we would like to hear from you.

• Required Qualifications: NVQ Level 4 in a Civil Engineering discipline or other relevant engineering or technical discipline or significant relevant experience in a highway or street and road works or enforcement environment.

• Willing to train towards and achieve relevant technical qualifications in Streetworks as agreed by the Street Authority Permit Team Leader.

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Danny Harland, Highways Network Manager on tel. no. 03000 263982 email danny.harland@durham.gov.uk

It is anticipated that interviews will be held by electronic means on week commencing the 22nd February 2021.

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 the Payroll and Employee Services Team on telephone no. 03000 263154 / 264469/ 264086/ 266148 or email PES NCC@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.