Highways Locality Officer (2 posts)

Telford, Shropshire
£23,398 to £24,964
18 Apr 2017
16 May 2017
Job role
Contract Type
Full time

Highways Locality Officer (2 posts)
Environment & Neighbourhood Services
£23,398 to £24,964
Essential Car User Allowance
Winter Maintenance Allowance

This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of a highly motivated team working at the forefront of a swiftly changing organisation in delivering its flagship Neighbourhood Services which includes responsibility for ensuring year round highway network and environmental services are compliant within the Borough
Telford is renowned as the birthplace of the Industrial Revolution with the world famous Ironbridge spanning the River Severn located in the Ironbridge Gorge World Heritage Site and is home to Telford Town Park voted the best park in the country.  Our Pride in your Community programme is now well established with over 700 volunteers working alongside us.
The town has grown and developed into a hub of innovation and investment including the new £250m Southwater Development, £12m Town Centre Box Road scheme, £17.3m Telford Growth Point Package
You will be part of a team of multi disciplined officers ensuring the delivery of current and future service contracts, as well as working in partnership with Parish & Town Councils & volunteers at a local level.
Applicants must be able to demonstrate depth and breadth of knowledge & experience of contract management, addressing legislative requirements for Highways and an appetite for implementing new ways of working.
You must be prepared to undertake in hours/out of hours service cover including Winter Maintenance Technician duties and dealing with emergencies. Financial allowances are paid and relate to the specific role and work patterns undertaken.
This job opportunity will allow you to use your proven skills, expand your knowledge and experience of working with people, budgets and develop your skills in new ways of working for a modern organisation.
For an informal discussion, please contact Dave Hanley on 01952 384712
For further information on the role and to apply please visit
Please complete the online application form as CVs will not be accepted. The appointment will be subject to DBS clearance for the successful applicant. We are committed to equality and diversity.
Closing date for applications is 5pm on Tuesday 16th May 2017