The starting salary for this role is £29,291 per annum, based on a 36 hour working week.
This role is open to remote working meaning you won’t be required to be in the office 5 days a week, but will however need to be available to attend meetings and site visits as and when necessary.
Are you looking for a new start or a change in direction in 2023?
The Highways and Transport service sits within the Environment, Transportation and Infrastructure Directorate and is responsible for ensuring the effective management, maintenance and improvement of all highway and transport assets, with the highway itself being the most valuable and regarded by Members and residents as one of the most important services provided by the Council. The service operates in an environment with significant political engagement and has daily contact with MPs, Cabinet members, backbench Members and committees and you will be accountable to elected Members and residents to explain decisions and actions.
As a parking engineering technician, you would be joining a small, friendly team responsible for all things related to on street parking in Surrey. As well as providing support and assistance to the rest of the team, you will have a leading role in dealing with applications for disabled parking bays and access protection markings across the county, including carrying out site visits and assessments.
Although some knowledge of the legislation and regulations relevant to on street parking would be useful, it is not a necessity. This is an opportunity to start a career in the world of parking and highways, and in order to be considered for shortlisting, we would like to know about your:
- excellent communication and customer service skills
- ability to manage your time and workload
- attention to detail
- strong IT skills, including the Microsoft Office suite
- relevant knowledge or willingness to learn
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The job advert closes at 23:59 on 10th February 2023 and interviews will take place online shortly afterwards.
We look forward to receiving your application.
For an informal discussion please contact Rikki Hill on 020 8541 7104 or by e-mail at email@example.com.
From flexible working to job sharing (where possible) we are committed to providing a healthy work life balance. A laptop and mobile will be supplied if applicable to your role. You will benefit from 26 days annual leave, rising to 28 days after 2 years' service, a generous local government salary related pension, as well as the option to join our car lease scheme. For more information about the wide variety of benefits you can take advantage of please visit MyBenefits for Surrey County Council staff.
Surrey County Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We want to be an inclusive and diverse employer of first choice reflecting the community we serve and particularly welcome applications from all under represented groups.