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Assistant Highways Engineer

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Job Summary

Contract Type:
Permanent
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
18/01/2019
Advert End Date:
24/02/2019 23:59
Salary:
£27,358 - £30,756 p.a. Grade 9
Hours per week:
37
Job Category:
Traffic / Highways / Road Safety
Vacancy ID:
182545
Employment Location:
Your normal place of work is Meadowfield. However, you may be required to work at any council workplace within County Durham.
Post Number:
REAL/19/23

Job details 

Closing date:
24 Feb


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Further information

Highway Services has an opportunity for an Assistant Highways Engineer based at Meadowfield Depot; however you may be required to work at any Council workplace within County Durham.

The postholder will be responsible for the design and preparation of highway schemes, including the preparation of plans, specification, documentation and bills of quantities and to assist in all functions of the Highways programme.

The postholder will be part of the Design Team and have responsibility for assisting less experienced and Junior members of the team.

Required Qualifications:
HNC or equivalent in Civil Engineering or a related subject

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 for the required category of vehicle and the satisfactory completion of an in-house Driver Induction Assessment.

Interviews are anticipated to be held on Friday 8th March 2019

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Jeff Stephenson, Highways and Street Lighting Design Manager on tele. no. 03000 269246 or email jeff.stephenson@durham.gov.uk

Apply on-line via the jobs portal or for further assistance contact the HR Operations & Data Team on telephone no. 03000 268119 / 264223 / 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.

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