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Senior Technician

  • Employer: Surrey County Council
  • Reference: orbis/TP/26394/17509
  • Published: Wed 22/09/2021, 16:45 PM
  • Closing on: Sat 16/10/2021, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36.0 hours per week
  • Salary: £31,273 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Guildford

The starting salary for this position is £31,273 per annum based on a 36 hour working week.

The Highways and Transport Service is responsible for ensuring the effective management, maintenance and improvement of all highway and transport assets. These are the most valuable assets managed by Surrey County Council with a replacement value of approximately £7.5bn, are critical to the economic growth of the County and are regarded by members and residents as one of the most important services provided by the Council.

As Senior Technician you will assist the Asset Programme Manager responsible for carriageways and footways. Collaborative working with other asset teams such as drainage & structures will also be required. There are a small number of Technicians who work flexibly across the asset teams as required.

In this role you will assist with the implementation of all team functions and activities, providing technical input as required, as part of a project team to maintain consistent, high quality, efficient and effective Asset Policy and Programme services.

To be shortlisted to interview for this position your application will clearly evidence:

  • Experience of working within a team demonstrating technical knowledge 
  • An ability to maintain and interpret datasets
  • HNC or equivalent in engineering and/or equivalent relevant experience

At Surrey, our values and behaviours are just as important as our skills and abilities. They shape who we are as an organisation. Find out more about the values we follow.

For more information please find the full job description below and refer to this before submitting your application. We also invite you to read our Life at Surrey handbook to see insights of the culture at Surrey and how as a valued employee, you can help shape our Council.

Additional Information

The job advert closes at 23:59 on 16/10/2021 with interviews to follow. 

This post has been designated as a politically restricted post in accordance with the Local Government and Housing Act 1989.

Contact Details

For an informal discussion please contact Matthew Gallop on 07792 142633 or by e-mail at matthew.gallop@surreycc.gov.uk. We look forward to receiving your application. 

Benefits

From flexible working to job sharing we are committed to providing a healthy work life balance. A laptop and mobile will be supplied if applicable to your role. You will benefit from 26 days annual leave, rising to 28 days after 2 years’ service, a generous local government salary related pension, as well as the option to join our car lease scheme. For more information about the wide variety of benefits you can take advantage of please visit MyBenefits for Surrey County Council staff.

Our Commitment

Surrey County Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We want to be an inclusive and diverse employer of first choice reflecting the community we serve and particularly welcome applications from all under represented groups.

  • Employer: Surrey County Council
  • Reference: orbis/TP/26394/17509
  • Published: Wed 22/09/2021, 16:45 PM
  • Closing on: Sat 16/10/2021, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36.0 hours per week
  • Salary: £31,273 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Guildford

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