Location Telford and Wrekin, West Midlands, England
Hours Full Time
Salary £30k - £40k a year
Job Reference: TWC000004962 / LCRIG20887
Date Posted: 14 September 2021
Closing Date: 30th Sep, 2021
Highways, Engineering & Project Delivery
£32,234 – £34,728 per annum
37 hours per week
Do you have a passion for civil engineering and construction? Do you want a diverse and varied workload? If so, this is your opportunity to be part of a dynamic team solving engineering issues and delivering projects across the borough.
This is a role in Telford & Wrekin Council’s Engineering & Project Delivery Team delivering a diverse range of projects including drainage, public realm, highways, heritage and safety schemes. You’ll be based between the site, office and home and will be responsible for designing and delivering projects via our term service contract.
We are looking for degree qualified candidates with relevant post graduate experience in the sector. You will be responsible for all stages of scheme delivery and will be expected to have attention to detail to ensure high quality and safe schemes are delivered. You will working closely with contractors and internal clients to ensure projects are delivered on time and on budget. You must be able to provide your own transport with insurance for business use to allow travel to sites. Candidates should have demonstrable experience and skills in design, supervision, project management and NEC3 contracts. You will work alongside a team of engineers delivering a package of schemes as part of the Council’s 4 year investment programme to Protect, Care and Invest in our borough. You should be and able to work autonomously for extended periods of time in all weather conditions.
Telford a new town has its roots in the 1960s but this doesn’t mean we’re stuck in the past. Over the last 50 years the town has grown and developed into a hub of innovation and investment. Telford & Wrekin Council is ambitious, always looking to develop, improve and attract investment. The Council has recently delivered a number of exciting projects including the Telford Footbridge which won three ICE awards, a new Innovation Park in Newport, a new Salt Barn and scores of other schemes improving drainage systems, improving assets and repairing heritage structures. We will be investing over £50m over the next three years as part of our Pride in Our Community programme and need engineers to deliver a multitude of projects to improve our public green spaces and highways network, will you be part of shaping it?
For further information on the role please click on the job description and person specification which is available below.
Along with your application please also submit a supporting statement outlining how you meet the Person Specification
For an informal discussion, please contact Adam Brookes at [email protected]
Please complete the online application form as CVs will not be accepted.
We are committed to equality and diversity.
Project Engineer JD & PS