Principal Development Engineer

Reference:4/EI/20/411 

Salary:£34,728.00 - £39,880.00 + 12% MRS

Working Hours:37 

Job Share:No 

Employment Type:Permanent  

Location:Shire Hall, Westgate Street, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, - GL1 2TG 

Closing date:29 September 2020 at midnight 

You will be responsible for undertaking design audit of third party developer works under Section 38 and 278 of the Highways Act 1980.

To provide engineering advice on highway designs including layouts, materials, highway drainage, construction details, design approach, calculations, drawings and documents submitted by third parties, in line with national standards and Council policy, so as to achieve technical approval for the drawings and specifications which will form the basis of proposed highway infrastructure agreements (under Section 184, 278 and 38 of the Highway Act 1980).


To facilitate economic sustainable development and adoption of highways within the County, in line with the councils’ policies and strategies.

For an informal chat about the role, please contact Adam Fenlon on 01452 427309 or email Adam.fenlon@gloucestershire.gov.uk 

Application Information

Gloucestershire County Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people or vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

We value diversity in our workforce and positively welcome applications from all sections of the community.

It is a legal requirement, under the Immigration Act 2016, that anyone appointed to a ‘customer facing role’ must be able to demonstrate an ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence in fluent English.

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