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Asset Management Engineer

North Yorkshire County Council
Northallerton, North Yorkshire
£24,982 to £35,745
Closing date
9 Feb 2022

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Environment, Highways, Traffic Management, Transport Planning
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Full time
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Asset Management Engineer

Grade: H to K

Salary: £24,982 to £35,745

Location: Hybrid working – expected to visit sites and County Hall, Northallerton

Full time – permanent

We’re looking for an Asset Management Engineer to join our Highways Asset Management Team.

Our Team

The Highway Asset Management Team forms part of the Network Strategy Group within the Highways and Transportation Service Unit. Out team’s core functions are Highway Maintenance Policy and Strategy; Capital Maintenance Scheme Identification; Network Management Policy and Strategy; Highway Asset Valuation; Highway Asset Management System (Symology: Insight); Highway Condition Monitoring; and using HMEP guidance, identifying asset management service improvements.

The role

As an Asset Management Engineer you are responsible for providing Asset Management expertise and support within the Highway Asset Management Team in developing and implementing Highways Network related Management and Maintenance policy and strategy.

You will work on a wide range of projects across the highways service, working with teams within the County Council, its partner organisations and other external organisations.

Developing and updating highway maintenance strategy will be a large part of your role, alongside analysing and interpreting asset condition data, to help determine highway investment strategies and decisions for the County Council.

What you will bring:

This is a career graded role, to be successful as entry level you will have successfully completed the Civil Engineering NC and will then be enrolled on the HND/C in Civil Engineering. To qualify for the Grade I position, you will have successfully completed the Civil Engineering NC and the first year of the HND/C qualification (and will be continuing into year 2 of the qualification). For Grade K, you will have successfully completed the Civil Engineering NC and HND/C qualification.

You must have excellent communication skills both verbal and written, have the ability to problem solve and offer practical solutions as well as good analytical and organisational skills.

What’s in it for you.

As a council we are lucky to benefit from access to modern technology enabling us to work from various locations – including other NYCC bases and from home. This post comes at no exception and the successful candidate will have an agile approach to their work, optimising resources and making the most of our flexible working options. We can offer you a comprehensive benefits package including continuous professional development; flexible working hours; local government pension scheme; salary sacrifice schemes and employee discount benefits.

Contact and apply

If you would like an informal conversation regarding the role, please contact James Gilroy on 07973747056

For more details about our Highways service and view all vacancies go to:


To apply for our position please send your CV and cover letter quoting AME to no later than midnight 9th February

It is important that your CV includes: your full contact details (telephone, email, address), full employment history (name of employer, job titles, dates of employment and salary), full education history (qualification, grade, dates and place of study), explanation of any gaps in employment and the contact details of at least two referees including your current / most recent employer indicating whether you consent to us contacting each referee prior to interview.

Your personal statement should outline your motivation for applying and how you meet the criteria for the role.

Key dates

Closing date: 9th February

Interview date: week commencing 28th February


The County of North Yorkshire is the largest County in England and Wales. Within the county are 598 square miles of the Yorkshire Dales National Park, and 530 square miles of the North York Moors National Park. The county is included in the Yorkshire and Humberside Region.

Whilst the economy of the County has traditionally been dependent on agriculture and tourism, there is a fast growing high technology base and this, together with other forms of light manufacturing industry, is of increasing importance. The County Council has an active policy of economic development and the predominantly rural character of the County is highly attractive to high technology businesses as well as the traditional industries of farming, food production and tourism. The County contains several centres of great historic interest, market towns that invite light industrial development, the modern coalfield area in the South, scenic, lightly populated upland areas and the extensive lowland area in the Vale of York.

Find Us
0845 872 7374
County Hall
North Yorkshire
United Kingdom
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