Street Works Technical Officer

Recruiter
WILTSHIRE COUNCIL
Location
Trowbridge
Salary
18746.00 - 20661.00 GBP Annual
Posted
07 Mar 2018
Closes
19 Mar 2018
Job Type
Contract

An opportunity has arisen to work within our street works team as a street works technical officer. Our street works team are responsible for co-ordinating all works activities on the highway.

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Our team work closely together to ensure that some 15,000 works carried out on the highway comply with the requirements of the New Roads and Street Works Act 1991.

About the role

You will be carrying out a wide range of technical duties including monitoring street works notices, processing and approving licence applications and undertaking checks to ensure that all works are legally compliant, answering queries from the public and liaising with the utility companies and our works contractor on a daily basis.

About you

Excellent telephone skills are essential as is an ability to work well under pressure, manage conflicting demands and respond to customer complaints.

You will have experience working in an office related environment, ideally in a highways related field, although this is not necessary.

If you thrive on learning new skills with the challenge of a varied working day and have an eye for detail, strong IT and technical skills and are confident in the use of MS Office applications we would welcome your application.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults.