Engineering Technical Assistant

North East Derbyshire District Council
Wingerworth, Chesterfield, Derbyshire
£17,169 - £18,560 per annum
10 Oct 2016
21 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

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Following a recent review of Property and Estates to align the Service with both Councils' Corporate Strategies, a range of full-time vacancies now exist at both Bolsover and North East Derbyshire District Council. The posts cover operational management of Facilities and Engineering activities within each District.

North East Derbyshire District Council Vacancy

Engineering Technical Assistant
Ref: NED/16/2045

Salary Details: £17,169 - £18,560 per annum
Permanent - Full Time 37 hours per week
Location: Mill Lane Wingerworth or as determined by the Council
Department: North East Derbyshire District Council
Division: Asset Management

The successful candidate will report to the Senior Engineers within the busy Engineering Section. The section deals with a diverse range of engineering disciplines including land drainage; structural design; asset inspection and maintenance; and managing the parking and drainage services.

The post holder will be an integral member of the team and, initially, will be mainly managing the everyday running of the drainage service and inspecting assets; such as footpaths, unadopted roads, parking areas and car parks; measuring and pricing defects; data inputting and dealing with telephone enquiries. The successful applicant will be expected to carry out other duties, including assisting the Senior Engineers and Engineering Technician, from time to time.

The successful candidate should have a good standard of literacy and numeracy, have good communication skills and be able to work alone or as part of a team. Candidates must also be flexible, reliable, and efficient and be able to keep accurate, concise records. A full UK driving licence is essential and the candidate must have a car available for use in connection with the role.  

For an informal discussion please contact David Broom, Facilities and Contracts Manager 01246 217374 or Tracy Buckland, Senior Engineer 01246 217395.

If you are interested in the above post please go to the Jobs page on the website:
Alternatively, if you would like an application pack, please email:

Please return completed application form to HR & Payroll, North East Derbyshire District Council, District Council Offices, 2013 Mill Lane, Wingerworth, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S42 6NG

Closing date: 20 October 2016