Senior Highway Engineer

Location
Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire
Salary
£35,444 - £38,237
Posted
01 Sep 2017
Closes
04 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Stoke-on-Trent is fast developing and improving City, conveniently located between Manchester, Birmingham and Nottingham, adjoining the Peak District and within easy reach of North Wales and The Lake District.

As a result of a forward looking and ambitious highway and infrastructure improvement programme embarked on by the City Council, an enthusiastic and self-motivated Senior Highway Engineer is required to work within a dedicated team of professional highway engineers. You will take responsibility for a broad range of exciting and challenging highway projects, including major improvement schemes over £5m.

A strong technical design background, excellent communication and stakeholder liaison skills are required. Your experience should demonstrate leading the successful outcomes of projects, including meeting programme and budget targets.

This is a fantastic career opportunity for an individual looking to broaden their knowledge and experience and, by taking on exciting new challenges, further develop their technical, professional, commercial and management skills in order to progress their career.

We offer excellent career and CPD opportunities, up to 32 days annual leave, flexible working and an opportunity to join a final salary pension scheme.

Please contact David Stubbs, Engineering & Commissioning Manager, on 01782 231927 if you wish to have an informal discussion regarding the role.

Asylum and Immigration

To comply with Asylum and Immigration legislation you will be required (if appointed) to provide one or more documents from the Immigration Act 2006 - List A and B. You must provide proof of current and valid permission to be in the United Kingdom and valid permission to do the type of work offered. Further information is available at: www.bia.homeoffice.gov.uk/employers/

If you need to apply in an alternative format, a PDF or Word application form is available online. Alternatively, please contact the recruitment team on 01782 238189 or email recruitment@stoke.gov.uk.