Project Officer

Worcester, Worcestershire
£23,632 - £25,579
15 Feb 2021
28 Feb 2021
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Job Title: Project Officer,
Salary: £23,632 - £25,579
Full-Time: 35 hours
Location: Worcester
Temporary: 3 years

Worcestershire County Council is one of the largest and most progressive employers in the region. We serve citizens living in Worcestershire, and are responsible for a huge range of services to local people.

Our communities are at the heart of everything we do, and they have shaped our four priorities:
• Open for Business
• The Environment
• Children and Families
• Health and Well-Being

This post is a Project Officer role in the Economy & Infrastructure Directorate required to deliver small transport projects up to the value of £100k with the opportunities to support larger projects to the value of £200k from a wide range of sources within the directorate.

These projects include the provision of walking, cycling, and bus infrastructure improvements such as controlled crossings, new off-road cycle routes and new bus hardstandings with shelter, as well as public realm improvement, junction enhancements, signing improvements and accident remedial measures.

This post has responsibility for managing small projects from their financial and aspirational inception through development, design and delivery. Additionally, there will be a focus on the management of requests for new infrastructure and the development of future delivery programmes.

The successful applicant will be delivering an annual programme of small civils projects on highway which will need to be to standard specification and designed with the end user in mind. They will need to ensure that appropriate consultation has taken place on these projects as well as liaising with contractors on programme delivery and managing the various requirements of a project of this type including project budgets.

We are inclusive – this is really important to us and we are proud to be a Disability Confident Employer.

Disability Confident is helping us recruit and retain great people to meet our workforce needs.

If you have a disability and require reasonable adjustments, please let us know.

Application Closing Date: Sunday 28th February 2021,
Proposed Interview Date: TBC