Officer Roles - Principal and Technical (Traffic Control)
Salary Range: £29,909 - £39,961 per annum (depending on role)
Work Location: Ron Groves House, Kidlington, OX5 2BP
Hours per week: 37
Contract type: Permanent
The Traffic Control Service includes two Teams; Network Coordination and Traffic Control. The Network Coordination function ensures the smooth running of the network, coordinates utility, developer and private work on the highway, manages performance and minimises disruption to the travelling public.
We are looking for a Principal Officer and two Technical Officers within the Network Coordination Function.
Principal Officer – Network Coordination
The post will report directly to the Group Manager for the Traffic Control Team and will provide the technical lead to the Technical Officers and Officers (some of which are area based) on network coordination issues across the County.
You should have a professional qualification Level 6 (e.g. Degree) (or similar qualification in the relevant discipline) or substantial experience in the relevant specialist field of works. You will also have a management qualification (NVQ Level 3 (or equivalent)) or significant management experience within a similar place.
With significant experience of working within the specified area of expertise, you will have a sound knowledge of the latest legislative requirements as they relate to the identified specialist field. Ideally you will have previous experience of working at a similar level in Local Government.
Technical Officer – Network Coordination
Technical Officers support the Council’s Principal Officers in carrying out various functions and will be expected to own the discipline that they are responsible for. In many cases the function will be delivered across a variety of teams and the successful candidate will be expected to take an overview across the various services to ensure that their function is being delivered effectively, safely and in accordance with legislation and good practice.
You should have a Level 4 NVQ (e.g. HNC) (or similar qualification in the relevant discipline) or significant experience in the relevant specialist field of work. With significant experience of working within the specified area of expertise, you will have management experience within a similar work place as well as a sound knowledge of the latest legislative requirements as they relate to the identified specialist field.
Staff will be based at various locations across the County including Ron Groves House in Kidlington, which is the base of operations.
Contact details for an informal discussion:
Keith Stenning, Group Manager, Area Operations (South) on 07584 581214
Closing date: 12 August 2018
Interview date: Week commencing 27 August 2018