Senior Engineer Street Works Coordination

Doncaster, South Yorkshire
£40,551 - £44,506 pay award pending
06 Jun 2022
13 Jul 2022
Job role
Contract Type
Full time

There’s never been a more exciting time to join Doncaster Council.

We are passionate about Doncaster - it’s a great place to live, do business and visit.

We have plenty to shout about – Doncaster is the UK’s best connected location, we have many major developments in the pipeline, a vibrant urban centre with a thriving arts and cultural scene, sport and leisure attractions, wonderful green spaces and a fascinating heritage.  We firmly believe, as do our partners, that Doncaster is the place to be with a bright future and ambitions ahead of it.  But don’t just take our word for it – anyone joining the council, can look forward to expanding their knowledge and skills in a dynamic, creative and nurturing environment while truly making a difference to the communities we serve.

Doncaster Council has embarked upon an ambitious programme of modernisation, the growth of the borough places increasing demand on the highway network which means it is increasingly important to reduce congestion and disruption on our roads. 

Street Works Team

Senior Engineer (Street Works Coordination)

As a Senior Engineer (Street Works Coordination) within the Street Works team, you will have significant experience of working in a role that involves Street Works and Network Coordination bringing technical knowledge and skills, together with an understanding of relevant procedures to assist with the co-ordination of streetworks and highway regulation. 

You will have a comprehensive knowledge of the New Roads and Streetworks Act 1991 and the Highways Act 1980 and will use the powers contained within the legislation on a daily basis.  In addition you will have knowledge of the Traffic Management Act 2004 and will lead a team of 6 FTE’s ensuring that the Doncaster Permit Scheme operates efficiently and continues to deliver benefits to all road users.

Dealing with members of the public and working with and engaging stakeholders on a daily basis, you will have the appropriate communication skills to pass information and advice easily.

Shortlisting week commencing 13th June 2022.

For an informal discussion, please phone Paul Evans, Senior Engineer (Street Works) 01302 735162.

English Fluency Duty Under The Immigration Act 2016: As you are applying for a customer facing role, you must have the ability to converse easily with customers being able to provide advice and guidance in accurate spoken English.

Doncaster Council is committed to meeting the needs of our diverse community where we strive to improve the quality of life for all. We are also committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults and expect all staff to share these commitments.