Newcastle upon Tyne

Engineer, Grade 5 (Structures)



Full time

£32,878 - £36,876 per annum

Transport - Technical Consultancy


Newcastle is a great city. Great people doing great things.

Are you looking to be part of an organisation which has high aspirations including delivering the vision of a vibrant, inclusive, safe, sustainable modern European City?

As one of the region’s largest employers our staff are key to delivering successful outcomes for our customers and citizens. In return for your commitment we can offer an excellent range of benefits to staff including; work life balance options, pension scheme, special staff rates at council leisure facilities, staff travel schemes, a generous annual leave entitlement, learning and development opportunities, career break schemes and child care vouchers.

We are looking for a driven, self-motivated engineer to work within our Structures team who has a detailed understanding of concepts and principles involved in the design, inspection and maintenance of highway structures. You will have up to date and comprehensive knowledge of current developments and national and requirements relating to this area.

Duties will include inspection, assessment and design of highways structures. Developing comprehensive maintenance programmes and design of bespoke maintenance works for various highway structures whilst ensuring compliance with statutory obligations. Contract document development, contract procurement, contract management and site supervision.

If you are interested in joining us, please read the associated Job Description and Person Specification.

For further information regarding this position please contact Alastair Swan (Principal Engineer) on 0191 2115931,

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Closing date:

21 November 2019

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