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Highways Inspector

  • Employer: Thurrock Council
  • Reference: OCT20183272
  • Published: Thu 25/10/2018, 8:57 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 11/11/2018, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: vacancy duration as Permanentand workpattern as Full Time.
  • Salary: 24630 - 32145 Per Annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Civic Offices, New Road, Grays

The Environment and Highways Directorate’s agenda is vital in ensuring that the highways infrastructure environmental maintenance, community protection and enforcement and waste management services deliver for residents and business alike. The services underpin activities and communities and enhance the quality of places, life and work in the Borough.

Working within a fast evolving Highways Team and playing a pivotal role in the management of the highway network, the successful candidate will be at the forefront of the Highways service helping to maintain the borough’s highway infrastructure.    Working within a team of dedicated, skilled professionals you will have a key role in assisting the Highways Team in delivering its modernisation agenda. 

Successful candidates will be able to demonstrate experience in:

  • Scheduled and ad-hoc inspections of the highway
  • Recording and processing defects in accordance with Thurrock Council’s Highways Maintenance Policy
  • Carry out inspections of vehicle crossing applications, in accordance with Council Policy.

In return, we offer competitive staff benefits including:

  • Generous annual leave entitlement – 25 days rising to 30 after 5 years’ service
  • Flexible working to enable a healthy work life balance
  • Local Government Pension Scheme
  • Excellent training opportunities and an established CPD Programme

If you have any difficulties in submitting an application form please email recruitment@thurrock.gov.uk .

Our vision – An ambitious and collaborative community which is proud of its heritage and excited by its diverse opportunities and future.

Thurrock is an exciting place to live and work. We are an emerging cultural and arts centre, home to the production centre for the and the . We have retail and leisure that is among the best, with the magnificent , and breath-taking countryside all around. There is over 1,000 acres of land ready for commercial development and there are likely to be 30,000 new homes built with transport links that can get you into London and other parts of the UK quickly and easily.

We are an area of massive growth; £6bn has already been invested by the private sector in Thurrock. We have seen 7,000 new jobs created, with a further 30,000 anticipated in the next 20 years, and 1,170 new businesses in the borough, with leading centres in ports and logistics, retail and creative industries.

Thurrock Council is an Investors in People (IIP) Gold accredited organisation and committed to equal opportunities. As a Disability Confident Employer, disabled people will be offered an interview where they meet all essential criteria on the person specification. We champion flexible working and job share applications are welcome.

We serve a diverse community where people are different yet equal. Diversity underpins everything we do.

How to Apply

Please apply online by clicking Apply. Please note, we do not accept CVs. If you have any difficulties in submitting an application form please email recruitment@thurrock.gov.uk.

  • Employer: Thurrock Council
  • Reference: OCT20183272
  • Published: Thu 25/10/2018, 8:57 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 11/11/2018, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: vacancy duration as Permanentand workpattern as Full Time.
  • Salary: 24630 - 32145 Per Annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Civic Offices, New Road, Grays

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