This Vacancy has closed.
Engineer: Place
  • Employer: London Borough of Enfield
  • Reference: 6671
  • Published: Fri 04/12/2020, 11:00 AM
  • Closing on: Fri 08/01/2021, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: To be confirmed
  • Salary: £34884 - £37722
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Civic Centre

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Engineer: Place

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Engineer – Structures/ Bridges

Highway Services Structures Team

£34,884 - £37,722

Permanent/ Full- time

Highway Services is part of the Regeneration and Environment Department, under the responsibility of the Director – Operational Services. It provides Enfield with the operational capacity to manage the authority’s highway infrastructure and associated assets. Highway Services also provides a consultancy service for the project management, design and supervision of Environmental and Civil Engineering projects from inception to completion. The service provides professional expert advice and local knowledge.

We have an opportunity in our Structures/ Bridges Team at Engineer level. For this role we are looking for an experienced structural engineer to focus on the design, inspections and assessments of highway structures, construction and maintenance of civil/ structural engineering tasks.

You must have a detailed understanding of the procedures, guidelines and legislation associated with structural engineering and the management and delivery of civil engineering projects. This should have included design, inspections and assessments, technical reports and feasibility studies, site supervision, project management, contract administration and financial control, with the appropriate guidance from more senior officers.

We’d love to hear from you if you have:

  • Civil and/ or structural engineering degree/ HNC or equivalent experience and have some relevant post-graduate experience in Bridges Projects. You should also have:

  • Sound technical skills and willingness to learn

  • Highly motivated, and able to work on own initiative with minimal supervision

  • Good communication skills, both in oral presentations and written reports

  • Good team-working skills, particularly in relation to the delivery of wide range of projects

Why it's great to work for Enfield Council

  • An excellent pension through the Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS).
  • Up to 31 days annual leave depending on grade and length of service. You will also get eight public holidays per year and an extra day off at Christmas.
  • A blend of remote and office based working for most roles.
  • Interest free season ticket loan repayable over three or ten months.
  • Career development and learning experiences from a range of training courses and learning methods.
  • Employee Assistance Programme to provide advice and counselling services. This is a free and confidential service available to staff and members of their family.
  • Health and leisure discounts and tax-free bikes for work.

We are passionate about our people and how we deliver services to our community in Enfield. That’s why we encourage a culture that puts our customers at the heart of everything we do - by empowering our people to work together to find solutions, be open, honest and respectful, take responsibility and listen and learn. If you value these behaviours too, we’d love to hear from you - and of course we are always happy to talk flexible working, click here to find out more.

If you would like to know more about the role, please contact Fouad Khazen on 020 8132 0962 for an informal discussion.

This role requires that you upload 2 documents - in the "Document upload" section of the online application form.

1. a supporting statement addressing how you meet the requirements of the job description and person specification.
2. your CV which includes your full work history since leaving full time education.

Your supporting statement should be around 2 pages in A4 format.



Closing and Interview Dates

Closing date: 23:59 Sunday 8th January 2021

Interview date: TBC



Additional Information

If you would like to know more about the role, please contact Fouad Khazen on 020 8132 0962 for an informal discussion.

If you have any difficulties accessing this information, please contact Vickie McGrath on 0208 132 1053 or Vickie.mcgrath@enfield.gov.uk.