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Engineer (Reactive Highways Maintenance) x2
  • Employer: London Borough of Tower Hamlets
  • Reference: PLA00595
  • Published: Fri 14/02/2020, 5:00 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 23/02/2020, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: Full time
  • Salary: £35637 - £41466
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Tower Hamlets

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Engineer (Reactive Highways Maintenance) x2

Benefits and Allowances

Our existing terms, conditions and benefits are currently under review.

Essential Car User Allowance subject to authorisation.

Role Purpose

Therole is to provide operational delivery of a range of specialist professionaland technical services for the Highways Group

An exciting opportunity has arisen,Tower Hamlets is expanding its Highways and Transportation teams to meet thegrowing demand on services. We currently have the biggest developments inEurope within the borough and projects such as liveable streets, footway andcarriageway improvement programmes, LED infrastructure replacement and schoolstreets to name but a few. In order to continue the excellent servicedelivery we are looking for dynamic energetic individuals to become part ofthese successful teams.

Key Responsibilities

As an Engineer the main aim of the role is to manage and provideoperational delivery of a range of professional services for the Highways Groupusing Highways Asset Management principals, planned, reactive and routinemaintenance.


To manage the entire Group’s activities, ensuring that theCouncil complies with, as appropriate, relevant legislation, technical guidanceand Approved Codes of Practice (ACoPs), including complying with the following:

Highways Act 1980

Traffic Management Act 2004

Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984

Environmental Protection Act 1990

New Roads and Street Works Act 1991

Town & Country Planning Act 1990

Flood & Water Management Act 2010

Equality Act 2010 Crime and Disorder Act 2006

Construction, Design and Management (CDM) regulations

Well Managed Highway Infrastructure ACoP Oct 2016

The Traffic Signs Regulations and General Directionsguidance

Traffic Signs Manual (all chapters)

Manual for Streets 1&2

Design Manual for Roads & Bridges

Manual of Contract Documents for Highway Works

London Cycle Design Standards (latest version)