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Highway Principal Engineer / Technical Lead
  • Employer: Place
  • Reference: PPTL2787
  • Published: Thu 18/02/2021, 13:50 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 12/03/2021, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: Career Grade; JM2 £35,745 or JM3 £40,876 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Clevedon, North Somerset

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Highway Principal Engineer / Technical Lead

Directorate:                        Place              

Starting salary:                  Career Grade; JM2 £35,745 or JM3 £40,876 per annum.

                                               Starting salary will depend upon qualifications and experience

Location:                              Based in Castlewood, Clevedon

Hours:                                   37 hours per week

Contract:                              Permanent

Closing date:                      Friday 12 March 2021 

North Somerset Council has an ambitious and wide-ranging programme of urban regeneration and transport improvement schemes from traffic calming to multi-million pound new roads, and from EV charging infrastructure to developing “mini-Holland” schemes to make our streets more friendly. To support these aspirations the council’s highway design teams are seeking a Principal Engineer or Technical Lead. 

The successful post holder will design and implement their own highway improvement schemes and supervise other team members to deliver our larger projects. 

The Council operates a Career Grade system. The successful candidate will be offered the grade appropriate to their qualifications and experience. 

Want to know more and apply?

For an informal discussion, please contact Rob Thomson or Ian Wilson on 01934 426718 / 426383. 

Visit to download an application pack and apply online. 

Anticipated interview date:       To be confirmed


North Somerset Council is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all sections of our community regardless of age, disability, sex, race, religion, belief or sexual orientation. North Somerset Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.