County Highways, Budbrooke Depot, Old Budbrooke Road, Budbrooke. Warwick
£17,391 - £18,672 per annum
12 Sep 2018
28 Sep 2018
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Warwickshire County Council County Highways investigate, cost and design highway structural maintenance schemes/works. The works are delivered in conjunction with the term maintenance contractor and include carriageway/footway reconstruction, resurfacing, structural patching, micro-asphalt, surface dressing, footway slurry sealing and drainage schemes.  We also deliver small scale capital projects for a range of clients which includes traffic schemes and pedestrian crossings. 

We’re looking for an Administrator to join us. 

The Role

37.0 Hours per Week

Joining our team you’ll be responsible for providing general administrative duties including, but not limited to, raising Task Orders for maintenance contractors; managing the defect pool of work; typing correspondence; answering the phones as well as assisting in the admin and investigation of public enquiries.  In addition you’ll be working with internal and external stakeholders including the public, Councillors and Emergency Services and undertake routine financial processes by monitoring invoices and making payments. You’ll also help with other duties as required.

Key Requirements

You will need to have good and accurate literacy, numeracy and administrative skills and the ability to analyse information to solve general queries. You’ll also need good keyboard skills. As you’ll be managing a variety of relationships with different stakeholders, it’s important you have good communication skills and can work on your own initiative.  Good planning and organising skills are key for this role and you should be used to working under pressure to meet deadlines allowing flexibility and resilience. 

For further information please see the attached Job Description and Person Specification.

Additional Information & How to Apply

For further information about the role please contact the hiring manager: John Grant - Design & Programmes Manager on 01926 412515 or at

Closing Date: Wednesday 26 September 2018

Interview Date: Friday 12 October 2018

**Please note previous applicants need not apply**

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Rewards & Benefits of working for Warwickshire

It really is true that every single job role here at Warwickshire County Council contributes to bettering the lives of the people in our County; we want to do this for our employees, too. We are proud of our strong flexible working culture, including the opportunity for flexibility on working hours, technology to support remote working (such as light laptops and phones where the role allows).

Time to recharge is so important; we provide a generous holiday allowance which rises as you remain in employment with us. You get all Bank and public holidays off, plus all staff are given an extra day of holiday over Christmas.

As if that wasn’t enough, you’ll also have access to membership of the Local Government contributory pension scheme, childcare vouchers, a host of enhanced family friendly policies and some of the very best Learning and Development training courses to support your ongoing development.

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Job Description and Person Specification

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