Transport Development Management Technician
Salary from: £22,121 p.a to £25,684 p.a
37 hours per week
Fast-track your Career at Swindon Borough Council
Swindon is a vibrant and dynamic town with big plans for growth. The Borough is 89 square miles in area, and currently home to about 220,000 people. We are ranked in the top 10 most highly innovative areas in the UK and are seeking to reflect this level of innovation in the way we deliver Council services. We are making a major investment in our services to ensure that we can continue to plan positively for Swindon’s growth, to deliver high quality design and maintain a competitive and productive economy.
If you are looking to start or further your career in transport development, this could be the ideal opportunity.
Under the guidance of a Senior Engineer, you will make appropriate recommendations and decisions within the framework of government and council guidelines and policies and taking advice from other officers; provide an effective service in assessing and commenting on the transport highways aspects of planning applications and negotiating financial contributions through the Planning & Compulsory Purchase Act; and provide a high quality service to all customers of Transportation Services both within and outside the Council, taking every opportunity to enhance the image and reputation of the Council. An ability to travel throughout the Borough to undertaken site visits is essential.
This role provides a great opportunity for dynamic individuals with a 'can do’ attitude to be part of Swindon's continuing success story. At the same time you'll be a team player who enjoys working collaboratively with colleagues across the Council, partner organisations and developers.
In return we can offer a competitive salary, flexible working hours, a great working environment and a chance to be part of a service that offers excellent career prospects.
Candidates must be fluent in the English language (as a requirement of Part 7 of the Immigration Act – for the effective performance of a customer-facing role).
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Closing date: 11th February 2018