Senior Engineer


£30,750 pa

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

Reference: SUS2623

Sectors: sustainable transport

Closing date: Monday, 15th April 2019  

Sustrans is the charity making it easier for people to walk and cycle. We connect people and places, create liveable neighbourhoods, transform the school run and deliver a happier, healthier commute. Take the next step in your journey by applying for the following key vacancy and join our infrastructure team:

Senior Engineer

£30,750 per annum (Ref: SUS2623)

Up to 37.5 hours per week – based in Manchester (other Sustrans office locations may be considered to suit a successful candidate)

This is an excellent opportunity to support the provision of strategic direction, professional leadership and delivery of all aspects of Sustrans infrastructure and estates management work.

With a minimum of an HNC in civil engineering or equivalent, or previous experience in a related field, you will have experience of the design and delivery of cycle and walking facilities, be experienced in the production of technical drawings and specifications and in civil engineering contract management. With experience in project management, delivery and implementation, you will be IT literate, an experienced report writer and be familiar with cycling and walking design guidance. Your strong written and verbal communication skills and ability to build successful working relationships, as well as your ability to prioritise and manage your own workload, will be crucial to your success in this role.

Closing date for the receipt of completed applications is 09:00am on Monday 15 April 2019. Interviews will take place in Manchester on Thursday 2 May 2019.

Sustrans is committed to reducing inequality, valuing diversity and enabling inclusion. We welcome applications from people with the appropriate skills from all parts of the community.

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