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Highways Engineer
  • Employer: Thurrock Council
  • Reference: 19000000DI
  • Published: Thu 05/09/2019, 8:19 AM
  • Closing on: Thu 26/09/2019, 8:19 AM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 Hours per week
  • Salary: £28363 - £33920 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Grays

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Highways Engineer

Salary: £28,363 - £33,920 per annum

Permanent
37 Hours per Week

Working within a fast evolving Highways and playing a pivotal role in the management of the road network. The successful candidate will be at the forefront of helping to maintain the Highway function in help the broader Highways Team. Working within a team of dedicated, skilled professionals you will have a key role in assisting the Highways Team in delivering the modernisation agenda for the network management function.

Main responsibilities;

To assist with the investigation, design, planning programming and implementation of schemes within the Transport and Highways Delivery Programme.

Key skills & experience required;

· Excellent verbal and written communication skills

· The aptitude to work on your own initiative

· The aptitude to learn / use specialist work related software programmes

· A willingness to learn about all aspects of highway engineering associated with a highway authority

Closing Date: 22 September 2019

Our vision - An ambitious and collaborative community which is proud of its heritage and excited by its diverse opportunities and future.

Thurrock is an exciting place to live and work. We are an emerging cultural and arts centre, home to the production centre for the Royal Opera House and the National Skills Academy for Creative and Cultural Skills. We have retail and leisure that is among the best, with the magnificent intu Lakeside, and breath-taking countryside all around. There is over 1,000 acres of land ready for commercial development and there are likely to be 30,000 new homes built with transport links that can get you into London and other parts of the UK quickly and easily.

We are an area of massive growth; £6bn has already been invested by the private sector in Thurrock. We have seen 7,000 new jobs created, with a further 30,000 anticipated in the next 20 years, and 1,170 new businesses in the borough, with leading centres in ports and logistics, retail and creative industries.

Thurrock Council is committed to equal opportunities. As a Disability Confident Employer, disabled people will be offered an interview where they meet all essential criteria on the person specification. We champion flexible working and job share applications are welcome.

We serve a diverse community where people are different yet equal. Diversity underpins everything we do.

To view the Job Profile and Person Specification please follow the link below:

https://www.thurrock.gov.uk/sites/default/files/assets/documents/highways_engineer_-_jpps_2019.doc

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