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Senior Engineer (Mersey Gateway Regeneration Plus)



Halton Borough Council
Widnes
£30,153 – £32,486
This is a 2 year fixed term post based on project funding
Ref: ECR/18/57824

Are you an experienced highways professional seeking the next step in your career?

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a suitably qualified Highways professionals to join Halton’s multi-disciplinary infrastructure team in embarking on the prestigious Mersey Gateway Plus regeneration project.

Working with colleagues from a range of disciplines, this project presents the opportunity to work on all stages of a development; from inception through to completion.

With a degree or equivalent level qualifications in a highways related discipline, you will have previous experience of working on large scale or complex projects as part of a multi-disciplinary team.

You will have demonstrable experience of applying project management principles within a complex environment to successfully deliver projects on time and in budget. In doing so, you will have used your up to date working knowledge of legislation, regulations and standards to effectively identify and manage risk; seeking and creatively applying solutions where necessary.

Able to operate within a sometimes challenging and pressurised, but ultimately rewarding environment, your excellent interpersonal skills will enable you to engage, influence and negotiate with a range of stakeholders to achieve consensus.

You will have excellent organisational skills, enabling you to prioritise and organise a busy workload within a complex programme of projects, and will be confident in working independently, when required.

If this sounds like you, we’d love to hear from you.

If you have any questions about the role, please contact Ian Jones, Divisional Manager, Highways at Ian.Jones@halton.gov.uk or 0151 511 7522.

To apply for this position, please click here.

Closing date for receipt of applications: 6 May 2018 at 1:00pm.

Interviews will be held on 6 June 2018.

 The Council and its schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff, workers and volunteers to share this commitment.

An equal opportunities organisation which welcomes applications from all sections of the community