Engineers – Civil and Highways
Full or part time (22hr/wk+ pro rata)
The Engineering Design Team is looking for a number of experienced Highway Engineers to join our expanding team.
With the support of a Principal Engineer Team Manager, you will play a leading role in agreeing project briefs with our internal clients and taking projects through from concept to completion, assisted by our team of Engineering Technicians and Assistant Engineers.
You will have a proven track record in the design and delivery of a wide range of highway projects and be able to demonstrate a wide-ranging knowledge of design standards and delivery processes.
You will be experienced in contract preparation and administration, as well as dealing with contractors. It would be an advantage if applicants could demonstrate a good understanding of delivering cycle, bus priority and public realm infrastructure in an urban environment.
We would welcome applications from engineers who can demonstrate appropriate experience in writing contract documents and who have a track record of administering NEC contracts.
You will be proficient and able to guide others in the use of computer-based methods for design, document preparation and project programming.
You will join us on the career grade applicable to your qualifications and experience and will be supported to attain your professional qualifications and encouraged to undertake further training to assist you to progress through the career grade.
Why Bristol City Council?
At Bristol City Council, we go that extra mile for our people; we offer a work environment which is fast moving and supportive, giving you the chance to use your skills and develop new ones within a high-profile organisation.
Join us and you’ll receive a generous rewards package including flexible working and flexi-time, membership of the Local Government Pension scheme, and a generous annual leave allowance. In addition, you’ll be working in a supportive environment where you’ll have the chance to make Bristol a better place and contribute to its future.
How do I apply?
To apply, please visit our website.
Closing date: 27 June 2021.
Interviews are expected to take place between Monday 12 and Thursday 15 July 2021.
At Bristol City Council, we value having a workforce as diverse as the city we serve. We therefore welcome, develop and promote people from all sections of the community. We particularly welcome applications from Disabled candidates, and Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic candidates, who are currently under-represented within this Service of Bristol City Council. Appointments will be made on merit.