Technical Support Surveyor, Projects & Programme Delivery

Natural Resources Wales

Crosshands or Cardiff
£25,828 rising to £29,352 over four years

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

Reference: 202706

Sectors: water & hydrology

Closing date: Sunday, 6th December 2020   7 days left

Location: Crosshands or Cardiff
Grade & Salary: G4, £25,828 rising to £29,352 over four years
Post number: 202706
Type of contract: Permanent
Work pattern: full time

Role Purpose

The post holder will manage Estates information required for the delivery of national capital schemes by the Projects & Programme Delivery team and provide support services to the Senior Specialist Surveyor. These will include the Flood Risk Management programme, the Reservoir Compliance programme, Hydrometry and Telemetry upgrades, Fisheries improvements, the Metal Mines programme and Forestry Estate improvements.

You will undertake Land Registry searches, database management, GIS mapping, electronic filing and tasks required of NRW under the Water Resources Act 1991, Environment Acts and Forestry Acts, such as preparing Statutory Notices of Entry and processing and monitoring compensation claims.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Previous experience in an Estates related role.
  • Knowledge of Welsh and UK legislation related to capital schemes, notably the Water Resources Act 1991, Environment Acts and Forestry Acts.
  • Experience of technical analysis and interpretation of a range of complex information and data sources; and analysing large data sets.
  • Effective at developing good stakeholder relations internally and externally.
  • The ability to work collaboratively with other team members and external land agents and with an understanding of the delivery aims of the Operational teams and project teams.
  • Numeracy skills and ability to communicate clearly verbally and in writing.
  • Excellent communication and inter-personal skills.
  • Organised and adaptable and able to respond to changing demands on workload.
  • Possess good literacy, numeracy and IT skills on a range of software (specifically Microsoft Office, Geographic Information Systems, digital land mapping systems and Document Management Systems).
  • Experienced in office administration.
  • Willingness to attend site meetings and record site minutes.
  • Manage, store, retrieve and interpret project documentation including contracts, leases and other potentially sensitive information.

Closing date: 6th December 2020

Benefits: Civil Service pension, 28 days annual leave, rising to 33 days over 5 years, flexible working options, occupational health including counselling and advisory services and eye care, childcare vouchers and salary sacrifice schemes.

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