Vacancy – City of Bradford Metropolitan District Council – Assistant Engineer / Engineer (Highway Maintenance)

Department of Place
Planning, Transportation & Highways Service

Assistant Engineer / Engineer (Highway Maintenance)

Band 8 – PO1 £23,836 – £32,878pa
37 hours per week
Based at Stockbridge Depot, Royd Ings Avenue, Keighley, BD21 4BX

Bradford and its extensive district is an award winning, cultural destination and one of the youngest, most vibrant places in the country. Combine a UNESCO City of Film and Salts Mill World Heritage Site with wild and beautiful moorland, throw in world class artists such as David Hockney, and literary greats such as the Brontës, coupled with a city packed with a rich and varied mix of cultures and heritages, and you have Bradford!

This is an exciting opportunity to join the Highway Maintenance team who have responsibility for maintenance of around 2000km of adopted road network. Reporting to the Senior Engineer and Principal Engineer the successful candidate will assist in the detailed design of highway maintenance schemes, including streetscape improvements within the public realm.

The successful candidate will also assist in the procurement, award and administration of contracts as well as the supervision of highway works on site.

You should be qualified to at least HNC/D or Technical NVQ Level 6 in civil engineering.

A full driving licence and the ability to drive to our different sites throughout the district is essential.

Some of the great benefits we offer are:

  • flexitime and flexible working,
  • free parking at the main site,
  • casual car user mileage allowance,
  • 27/29 days holiday increasing to 30/32 days per year after 5 years continuous service

For further information about the post, please contact Andy Fisher on 01535 618297 or email andy.fisher@bradford.gov.uk

We look forward to hearing from you.

Closing Date: 13th July 2020

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