Engineer (Highway Design)

Location
Darlington, Durham
Salary
£31,371 - £33,799
Posted
17 May 2019
Closes
02 Jun 2019
Ref
010080
Job role
Engineer
Contract Type
Full time

Darlington’s Transport and Capital Projects division is responsible for the improvement and maintenance of the highway network that includes roads, footways, bridges, structures and public rights of way. 

We are looking to employ an experienced person within the Highway Design team to meet the challenge of enabling development through an improved sustainable highway network.

You will work as part of a design team and be involved in the management and improvement of the highway network to encourage the efficient use of our roads and support economic growth, including the design and implementation of a wide range of highway and traffic management schemes and contracts.

We are committed to the professional development of our employees and can offer opportunities for further academic qualifications relevant to the post.

The rewards for working at the Council go beyond the salary you will receive with numerous additional benefits such as:

·     31 days annual leave

·     Access to the Local Government Pension Scheme

·     Enhanced Maternity/Paternity and Adoption Leave Payments

·     Additional Leave Purchase Scheme

·     Flexi Time Scheme

·     Cycle to Work Scheme in partnership with Halfords

·     Access to Occupational Health, Physiotherapy and Counselling Services

·     Reduced membership fee for the Dolphin Centre’s ‘Fit 4 Life’ package

For detailed information on this role, please refer to the Job Description and Person Specification.

For a further informal discussion please contact Noel Walecki, Principal Engineer on 01325 406706.

An online application form and further information are available from www.darlington.gov.uk/job-vacancies. Alternatively, you can contact Xentrall Recruitment Services, Tel: (01642) 526992 or email: recruitment@xentrall.org.uk