Highways Development Inspector Job at Bridgend County Borough Council – Bridgend

37 hours per week

Supervision of highway construction works on new private developments to ensure compliance with the approved schemes to enable eventual adoption as maintainable highway at public expense.

Do you enjoy being outdoors, have an eye for detail and ability to problem solve? Would you like to be part of a team which plays a key role in how Bridgend County’s transportation network evolves and improves through development? If so, then a rare and exciting vacancy has become available for a Highway Development Inspector within the Strategic Transportation team.

Bridgend County Borough Council is an employer as unique as you are. We are an excellent local employer who offers a great working environment with a work life balance to match. Therefore we are looking for a highly motivated person with a track record of working in a Highway Construction or Maintenance environment. Your main focus will be to undertake site visits of ongoing developments and inspect new highway infrastructure, together with amendments to existing Highway network. You will be a valued member of the Highways Development Team, reporting to the Highway Development Officer. Your input will ensure a transportation infrastructure, fit for purpose to support residential and commercial developments in the county borough. You will be required to use your communication and negotiation skills to liaise with site staff and be able to relay issues both written and verbally to the Highway Development Team.

This is an exciting and important role where you will be part of a dedicated expert technical team although you will work primarily on your own initiative.

The successful applicant will be required to hold a valid full driving licence and will be expected to have a motor vehicle available for use on official journeys and to visit the development sites.

Closing Date: 27 October 2021

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Company: Bridgend County Borough Council –

Company Location:  Bridgend

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