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Highways Asset Officer



Reference: REC/17/00458
Salary: £25,951 – £30,153

We are recruiting a Highway Asset Officer based in Devon Highways, Ivybridge Depot, Ermington Rd, Ivybridge, Devon, PL21 9ES.

The role is part of a team responsible for the ongoing management and maintenance of Devon’s highway assets.

The role involves the following tasks:

  • Assist with the quantification of work programmes for highway maintenance and highway structural maintenance (HSM) projects
  • Assist with auditing highway maintenance and other contracts to ensure compliance with DCC contract conditions and specifications
  • Monitor allocated schemes and programmes; reporting on physical and financial progress
    apply a working knowledge of appropriate highway policies and procedures, and maintain awareness of technical developments and good working practice

You are required to have an HNC in Civil Engineering or equivalent and /or ability to demonstrate ability to demonstrate proficiency in commissioning work and auditing of a highway term maintenance contract and other forms of highway contract.

We will give you every opportunity to further develop personally and professionally and we are committed to helping you achieve a healthy work-life balance while rewarding you along the way. Your package will include extra days’ leave between Christmas and New Year, a local government pension scheme, flexible working, discounts at local organisations, childcare vouchers and much, much more.

To apply for this position, please click here.

This role requires the ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence and fluency in English.

Closing Date: 18th December 2017