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Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
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Closed for applications on 06/12/2016 23:59
Grade 8 SCP 37-41 RT5 £32,164 - £36,018
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Job Category:
Architects / Surveyors / Engineers
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Employment Location:
Jack Crawford House
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Closing date:
6 Dec

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This job is closed for applications.

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The council requires an enthusiastic individual who has demonstrable knowledge and expertise in the development of transport related projects. The post holder will assist in the planning, development and delivery of the council’s ambitious infrastructure projects. You will have a key role in planning for the longer term needs in the city. Working with colleagues including consultants you will examine and help formulate recommendations for major infrastructure investment, including Sunderland Strategic Transport Corridor, Sunderland and South Tyneside International Manufacturing Park. Working with the team and partners you will develop proposals for conventional and innovative projects, preparing briefs and bids for funding from central government and other organisations, covering fields such as new highway and public transport improvements, active travel and new technology interventions. You will have a key role in developing relationships within the council in diverse areas such as economic development, planning and with external organisations such as Nissan UK, Nexus, Highways England and The North East Combined Authority. A demonstrable knowledge of major transport project development, in areas such as highway design, transport modelling, transport policy and the production of business cases is essential to the post.

Applications should be made on-line at northeastjobs.org.uk/sunderlandcitycouncil. For further assistance contact the HR&OD Recruitment Services Team by Telephone: 0191 561 1755 . Email: ijm@sunderland.gov.uk Please note that CV’s are not acceptable.

Please note that all communication regarding your application for this post will be sent to the email address that you have registered online with North East Jobs, including your invitation to any online assessment you are required to undertake and your to invite to interview if you are short-listed. Please check your email inbox after the closing date for notifications as you may not be notified by any other means. Please remember to check your junk mail items.

Please note shortlisted applicants will be contacted to attend an interview. If have not been contacted six weeks after submitting your application please assume you have not been shortlisted

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