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Engineer - Structures

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Organisation:Leicestershire County Council 

Working Hours: Full Time , Hours per week - 37 

Salary:£32,094 

Appointment Type:Permanent 

Location:Highways Delivery, County Hall, Glenfield, Leicestershire, LE3 

Reference:ET0460 

Closing date:13 July 2019 at midnight 


Assistant Engineer – Structures
Salary Details: Grade 11 (£31,464 - £33,972pa)
  
An exciting role has become available for a bridge engineer within the busy Structures team who manage over 700 highway bridges and other highway-related assets across the county. 
  
Job Purpose: The post holder will play a key part in the structural design, construction, maintenance, strengthening and general management of highway structures and other civil engineering projects.
   
Activities will include:
• Assist with the design, analysis, assessment, maintenance and strengthening of highway structures to ensure that they meet current standards and maintains structural integrity
• Adopt asset management principles as part of project delivery; including lifecycle planning and whole life costing as part of estimating
• Assist with the preparation of all documentation required to achieve Technical Approval for works relevant to highway structures
• Assist with providing a structural design service to various Departments within the County Council, complying with current standards and whole life costing principles and liaising with client groups
• Assist the Senior Engineer in the management of project teams, to ensure the effective and efficient provision of appropriate customer focused, high quality services in accordance with County Council policies, Government and legislative requirement.
   
Assist with providing a structural design check service for developers and the like as part of the County Council’s Technical Approval role.
    
Please see the Job Description / Person Specification which are attached further down on this page.
     
For informal enquires please contact Chris Waterfield Tel: 0116 305 7167 Email: chris.waterfield@leics.gov.uk 
        
Leicestershire County Council is committed to Smarter Working and understands the benefits of supporting employees to manage their work and life balance, whilst meeting the needs of the service.
  
We are supportive of flexible working and candidates who wish to discuss this should contact Chris Waterfield to discuss what is possible for this role.
Please apply sending us your CV as well a supporting statement, detailing how you meet the requirements of the post. The supporting statement should be no longer than 500 words and be incorporated into your CV, to form a single document.
   
Link to Environment and Transport’s web pages for further information about the department, working for Leicestershire County Council and the job opportunities available.
     
If you have any technical issues completing your application form please contact escservicedesk@emss.org.uk