Engineering Specialist L1-L2 (Grade 7-8)
12 Month Fixed Term Contract
£26,853 - £32,326 per annum
Eastleigh Borough Council is an ambitious and progressive Council with a good reputation for tackling environmental issues. We are recognised for our innovation and achievements, whilst delivering high quality service to our customers and the community. The Service Delivery Directorate is currently seeking an Engineering Specialist to work as part of a multi-disciplinary transport and engineering team contributing to the delivery of the Council’s Environment Strategy.
We are looking for applications from people who are able to provide a high standard of professional specialist advice and support to ensure compliance with legislation, professional codes of practice and adherence to policy.
Attainment of a relevant qualification or with extensive experience, you will be accountable for a range of reasonably complex cases that require sound technical skills and knowledge. You will need to have demonstrable experience of setting up Traffic Regulation Orders and of designing and delivery of accessibility and transport solutions. Applicants are expected to have a good understanding of the relationship between Traffic Regulation Orders, road safety and environmental issues.
Experience in the use of Autocad and GIS is also required.
We are looking for professionals who can demonstrate an ability to manage competing priorities and remain calm, even when the pressure of workload is high. Strong IT skills and a willingness to learn about the latest techniques, software and technical methodologies are also essential.
- 24-28 days annual leave dependant on service
- Flexible working arrangements and ability to accrue up to 2 days additional leave per month
- Defined Benefit Pension Scheme
- Places Leisure, Eastleigh – 30% off Full Membership
- Confidential Employee Advice and Support Programme
- Car and Season Ticket loans
- Excellent working environment
- Support for continuous professional development
- Good work life balance
If you would like to have an informal discussion regarding this opportunities please contact Bret Willers, Lead Specialist Environment on 023 8068 8324.
For further information and to apply please visit www.eastleigh.gov.uk
Closing Date: Tuesday 29 January 2019
Interview Date: To be confirmed