Principal Engineer (Highway Control)
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Closed for applications on 29/11/2022 14:40
Dodson House, Peterborough
£42,503 - £46,549
We are looking for an enthusiastic, motivated team leader with demonstrable experience in all aspects of development control as well as leadership skills to join us as a Principal Engineer.
You will join a well-established team in a growth city and be involved in projects from new build to high profile city centre regeneration projects.
Your duties will include: working closely with the team manager to mentor the team in all aspects of development control in providing highway advice on statutory consultations for planning applications and pre-planning applications including assessment of transportation assessments and requests for highway infrastructure as well as negotiating for infrastructure under S106 of the Town & Country Planning Act 1980; preparing statements of evidence in respect of transportation aspects of planning appeals as well as attending planning inquiries and committees; undertaking detailed technical assessment of development related highway works (under S38 & S278 of the Highways Act 1980) and site inspections through to adoption.
You will take a lead role on major developments and take a proactive approach to help deliver our Growth Agenda. You must have the ability to analyse issues and identify options, be computer literate with the ability to adapt to various software packages, have demonstrable communication and interpersonal skills, able to work under pressure, use own initiative and most importantly, be able to work as a key member of the team.
We are proud to serve the diverse communities of Cambridgeshire/Peterborough and want our workforce to reflect this diversity, which we believe is beneficial for our employees, the organisation and the communities we serve.
This job is closed for applications.