Team: Highway Contracts
Salary: £38,112 - £42,980 per annum
Job Family: Enabling - CBG12
Hours: 37 per week
Location: Priory House, Shefford
Closing Date: 30th June 2021
Interview Date: 16th July 2021
More about the role:
Find your greatness with Central Bedfordshire Council’s Agreements Team. You will work closely with developers throughout Central Bedfordshire to agree highway designs for new developments. Working with colleagues and developers to check and approve detailed designs to ensure the public highway is protected and considered at all times throughout the development process.
Understanding standard details, design guides and engineering experience will be essential in this role. You will be required to understand the Council's fees and charges for highway agreements and have an understanding of how highway assets are constructed including drainage, street lighting, pavements high speed roads, rural roads and urban area designs. An engineering qualification is desirable for this role - this may be a civil engineering qualification or construction management or similar. Central Bedfordshire Council is a good training provider, where upskilling benefits the service we provide, the Council is keen to keep staff up to date with the latest best practice
Join us, and take advantage of a generous rewards package, flexible working and the chance to learn and progress. Find your greatness by helping us to deliver better services to the local community’.
Central Bedfordshire Council has its own vision and values that are integral to everything we do. Our area vision is to make Central Bedfordshire 'A great place to live and work.
Central Bedfordshire Council is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome enquiries from everyone and value diversity in the workplace. We are a Disability Confident employer, we are working to become a Disability Confident leader in our community.
To maintain a fair and consistent approach for applicants, it is Central Bedfordshire Council's policy to only consider applications made via our online application system and we therefore thank you for not submitting your application offline. If you do not have a CV to hand, please look on our website for a CV template that you can use to create your CV to apply for this role: http://www.centralbedfordshire.gov.uk/jobs/work-here/application.aspx