Post 1: Engineer and Engagement – Flood Risk
Post 2: Role Title: Engineer - Drainage
Based at North Bridge Depot
Salary details Grade 9 £32,937 - £36,942
Contract Type Permanent (37 hours per week)
Closing date 17th March 2021
Due to current Coronavirus (COVID-19) restrictions we are following Government advice and this may result in interviews being held via video call.
There’s never been a more exciting time to join Doncaster Council.
We are passionate about Doncaster - it’s a great place to live, do business and visit.
We have plenty to shout about – Doncaster is the UK’s best connected location, we have many major developments in the pipeline, a vibrant urban centre with a thriving arts and cultural scene, sport and leisure attractions, wonderful green spaces and a fascinating heritage. We firmly believe, as do our partners, that Doncaster is the place to be with a bright future and ambitions ahead of it. But don’t just take our word for it – anyone joining the council, can look forward to expanding their knowledge and skills in a dynamic, creative and nurturing environment while truly making a difference to the communities we serve.
The Flood Risk section of the council has an interesting and challenging workload in reducing flooding across the borough, and we are looking for an enthusiastic person to join our team.
As a member of the Flood Risk Team, you will be involved in a variety of work areas including design and construction of flood alleviation schemes, drainage response to planning applications, maintenance of the highway drainage network and ensuring the requirements of the Flood and Water Management Act are fully met as Lead Local Flood Authority.
An experienced and competent Engineer is sought who can demonstrate abilities to provide guidance, manage and lead other members of the team and provide support to the Senior Engineer.
The roles will involve working both in the office (North Bridge Depot) and on site as part of the team.
These posts are contracted to work 37 hours per week and we offer a flexible working pattern in line with the needs of our customers.
We offer generous holidays, and membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme.
Further details about the responsibilities and requirements of the roles are contained in the job profile and role summary.
In return for your hard work and dedication, we can offer you the chance to be part of a great team dedicated to ensuring that all people in Doncaster thrive. You will also have access to a variety of attractive employee benefits including competitive leave entitlement, local government pension scheme and access to a range of staff discount and flexible benefits schemes. Visit our Working in Doncaster page to find out more.
Shortlisting 18th March 2021
Interview - 23rd March and 24th March 2021
Please state clearly on your application form which post(s) you wish to apply for.
For more information please see the attached Job Profile and Job Role Summary or contact Kyle Heydon (Senior Flood Risk Engineer) on 01302 735531.
English Fluency Duty Under The Immigration Act 2016: As you are applying for a customer facing role, you must have the ability to converse easily with customers being able to provide advice and guidance in accurate spoken English.
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