Team Leader – Highway Agreements

Client: Warwickshire County Council

Location: Warwickshire

Salary: : £44,863 - £46,845

Closing date: Sunday, 04 July 2021 00:00

Team Leader – Highway Agreements
Salary: £44,863 - £46,845


This is an excellent opportunity for you to apply your knowledge of the Highways Act 1980 and your knowledge of design and construction in managing a team of experienced engineers delivering a variety of highway schemes, through to adoption.

Your role

You’ll be leading a team of engineers and site inspectors delivering technical approvals, Section 38 highway agreements and inspections for a variety of new residential, commercial and school sites. This involves offering advice, support and direction on every aspect of their work, including monitoring health and safety and site inspections to ensure work meets approved standards. At the same time, you’ll deal with a wide range of people, from developers and agencies to council members, MPs and members of the public to answer their enquiries about highway works and adoption.

Your skills and experience

You’ll be a proven project manager and team leader with extensive knowledge of the Highways Act 1980, Section 38 processes, highway law and national highway standard and guidance. With experience of the planning process related to improving highway and transport infrastructure, you’ll have a background in dealing with legal issues and resolving disputes related to highways. You’ll also have strong technical skills and an understanding of site work, including health and safety requirements.

With the ability to engage with people at all levels, you’ll need hands-on experience of liaising with developers, agents, non-professional groups and individuals. You’ll also be a registered member of an engineering or, highway professional body, such as C.Eng, I.Eng, or CIHT.

What we offer

We believe in investing in our people and offer a variety of opportunities for skills and career development. With a variety of benefits, including a contributory pension, flexible working and generous annual leave, you’ll find Warwickshire is a rewarding place to build your career in.

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