Senior Engineer (Asset Management)
Employer: Medway Council
- Reference: R518RS
- Published on: Fri 07/07/2017 09:00 AM
- Closing on: Fri 28/07/2017 11:55 AM
- Working Pattern: Full Time, Permanent
- Hours: 37 hours per week.
- Salary: Range 6 (£36,072 - £41,478) per annum
- DBS Check: No
- Location: Civic Centre, Strood, Kent
We are looking for a Senior Engineer to work across the entire remit of the Highways team, taking responsibility for the overarching area of asset management. Working closely with all colleagues in improving systems and ways of operational working to help deliver more efficient and effective programmes and maintenance regimes to enable the service to provide best value for money in the maintenance and development of the network.
Main duties will include collecting, maintaining, analysing, appraising and presenting data, regarding the highway and its assets. To work across the team ensuring compliance with best codes of practise, lifecycle planning and resilience of the network.
Maintaining and developing asset management systems. Undertaking projects in relation to asset management to support funding streams To create and maintain up to date policies and plans in relation to asset management, taking into account changes to the network, legislation and codes of practise to ensure they are aligned to corporate goals. Lead on engagement with stakeholders to build sound and productive working relationships.
To manage the Assistant Engineer in the discharge of the duties and assist across the team as directed by the Principal Engineer.
Applicants must be able to demonstrate all essential requirements as listed in the job profile.
Medway is a unitary authority in South East England with superb transport links to London.
The council understands that a motivated workforce is the most important factor for it to be successful and achieve its aims. It’s vital that employees feel rewarded for their contribution.
As a Medway Council employee you will have the opportunity to develop both professionally and personally by undertaking relevant training opportunities, enjoy a comprehensive benefits package including competitive rates of pay and pension scheme along with access to an employee advice, information and counselling service, employee forums and an employee discount scheme for national and local retailers.
If you would like to have an informal discussion with the recruiting manager call Louise Browne 01634 331482.
Please be advised that if you are not contacted within 3 weeks of the advert closing date then you have not been shortlisted. All recruitment correspondence, including interview letters and contracts of employment will usually be sent out via email.
Please be advised that if you are not contacted within 3 weeks of the advert closing date then you have not been shortlisted.
Please visit http://www.mindfulemployer.net/ for information on how Medway Council put good practices in place to ensure employees and job applicants who declare mental health issues receive the right level of support.
We reserve the right to close this vacancy at any time prior to the closing date.