Street Lighting Project Engineer

Location
County Highways HQ, Old Budbrooke Road, Warwick, CV35 7DP
Salary
£30,756 - £33,136
Posted
29 Aug 2018
Closes
03 Feb 2019
Job Ref
WARW000004407
Contract Type
Permanent
Working Pattern
Standard
Hours
Full-Time

Warwickshire County Council's Street Lighting Section is a small team that manage 55,000 street lights and illuminated traffic signs and bollards countywide. The key driver team is to reduce costs through the specification of equipment that has minimal electricity consumption and maintenance requirement over the course of its working life. 

The Role

37 hours per week
Salary = £30,756 - £33,136 + an additional payment of £2,130 per annum

You will be required to lead on all projects that require a street lighting input and/or electricity connections on the Highway. This will include carrying out designs and technical approval for Section 38/278 schemes; delivery of street lighting projects through the maintenance contractor that are specified by colleagues in Traffic and Road Safety; any street lighting projects that arise.

From time to time there will be a need for you to be involved with maintenance aspects of street lighting through the maintenance contractor. You will be required to be part of the Street Lighting out of office rota, for which an additional payment of £2,130 per annum is made. 

Key Requirements

You will have at least two years experience of carrying out street lighting designs and/or projects that comply with BS5489 and be proficient in the use of Reality and CAD.

A relevant electrical qualification is essential, and completion of the ILP Lighting Technology Diploma would be desirable.

You will be able to work with minimal supervision and be comfortable in dealing the majority of queries that arise from their work.

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

Additional Information & How to Apply

For further information about the role please contact the hiring manager: Mike Cunningham  - 01926 736548 - mikecunningham@warwickshire.gov.uk .

The hiring manager will make contact with candidates directly to make interview arrangements.

To apply for this vacancy please click on the ‘Apply’ button.

Our method of application is online, you will also be required to upload a supporting statement of how you meet the essential criteria.

Please note, CV’s should not been submitted unless asked to do so.

If you are unable to apply using the 'Apply' button please contact the Recruitment Centre on recruitment@warwickshire.gov.uk, including your contact details and any relevant screenshots.

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Supporting documents
Job Description & Person Specification

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