SalaryGBP £33,759 to £34,986 33759
DepartmentNeighbourhoods & Housing
Contract TypePermanent - Full Time
Two year fixed term contract / secondment opportunity
We are seeking an experienced person to join the Networks Team. Reporting to the Group Engineer and working as part of a busy, friendly team, you will work with developers, and other council teams to ensure that the Council’s obligations are discharged efficiently and effectively in order to reduce disruption to the public highway and enable the Council to fulfil its network management duty.
Duties will include, but are not limited to, acting as a single point of contact for Streetscene, advising developers/agents in order to create effective and deliverable CLP”s, liaising with Hackney Transport Planning Planning teams, giving advice as appropriate.
You will have a good working knowledge of all current legislation and a methodical approach which enables you to undertake your work effectively and efficiently.
Experienced of working in a similar fast-paced environment, IT-literate, with good working knowledge of a range of packages including Microsoft Word and Excel. You must have excellent written skills and an ability to communicate effectively with colleagues and external clients.
Hackney is one of the UK’s highest performing local authorities, serving one of London’s best places to live and work. We have achieved a huge amount: our services, our schools, our public spaces are all amongst the very best. We have changed the reputation, not just of the Council, but of Hackney itself. Bringing jobs and investment into the borough, securing the legacy from 2012 Games, and making this a place of which we can all be proud.
If you want to work in a place where you can represent our values so we achieve the best for our residents, please click on the apply button below.
The recruitment process is anonymous. Therefore, we do not accept supporting statements or CVs.
When applying, there will be a number of questions relating to the post on the application form. It is essential that you complete the application questions, responding to each using examples of your skills, knowledge and experience.
This application process replaces a supporting statement.
Closing date for applications: 30 September 2020
Interview date: TBC
We are also working towards our vision, which is to be a place for everyone; where residents and staff can be proud; a place that celebrates diversity and where everyone can feel valued, included and involved. In order to achieve this, we look for people who are: Proud; Ambitious; Pioneering; Open; Proactive; Inclusive.
Hackney Council works to eradicate discrimination on the basis of race, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, pregnancy and maternity, age and marital status. We also recognise that people can be disadvantaged by their social and economic circumstances, so we will also work to eliminate discrimination and disadvantage caused by social class. We also welcome those interested in flexible working. We particularly welcome applications from disabled people, as this group is currently under represented in our workforce.