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Technical Assistant – Traffic Management

Please Note: The application deadline for this job has now passed.

Job Introduction

Job title: Technical Assistant - Traffic Management

Salary: £28,770 - £33,024

Location: Liverpool Citywide

A bit about us:

Liverpool is home to vibrant, energetic and engaged communities, people who take real ownership of their local area and are passionate about making our city a better place. We've got ambitious targets to meet by 2025 and we need people who are driven, dynamic and ready to deliver the very best for our communities. Public service is more important than ever, and this role represents a real opportunity to make a difference to our communities by transforming the way we work and placing our residents at the heart of everything we do

Working at Liverpool City Council provides an opportunity to contribute to your community and make a positive impact on the lives of residents. Our values shape how we work to deliver public services, and how we communicate with the residents we serve. We care about the best outcomes for local people, through our public services.

We are proud of our world-famous thriving city with its rich culture, affordable housing, stunning waterfront and our beautiful green spaces – there’s really something for everyone!

The role:

  • Are you looking for a career in highways? Would you like to be part of a high-performance team who handle traffic management and road safety on behalf of Liverpool City Council? If the answer is yes, then submit your application today for the position of Technical Assistant – Traffic Management
  • As part of the team you will assist in the assessment, procurement and delivery of Highways and Transportation programmes and policies to agreed budgets, timescales and standards, ensuring they are effective and fit for purpose
  • You will report to the Senior Engineer Traffic Management. You will be a self-starter with ambition, keen to learn and progress in the team. You will already have or be progressing towards a relevant qualification and have relevant experience in this field

The main duties of the post include:

  • Assisting with the developing and monitoring of the City Council's Travel Plan and other travel plans
  • Assisting in providing input to highway schemes, local searches etc
  • Processing requests for Highways and Transportation services
  • Undertaking site visits across the city
  • Providing assistance for special events

Our offer to you:

  • At least 27 days holiday rising to 32 after 5 years service - option to purchase further days
  • Agile working - A 'Flexibility First' approach to Agile working, where flexibility is the norm rather than the exception
  • Part of the Local Government Pension Scheme - option to join the AVC scheme 
  • Progression - opportunities and training through a wide range of high quality learning
  • Health and Wellbeing offer including Employee Assistance Programme
  • Cycle to Work and Travel Pass schemes 
  • Drive Time - a salary sacrifice car lease scheme
  • Family friendly policies with enhanced leave  
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Employee volunteering scheme 
  • Medicash 

Next steps:

Closing date for this role is: Friday 12th July 2024

If you would like to talk to a member of the team about the role, please contact Dorothy Joyce via Dorothy.Joyce@liverpool.gov.uk

Liverpool City Council is committed to fostering a workforce representative of the communities we serve. As an Equal Opportunities Employer, we believe in appointing candidates based on their skills, experience, qualifications, and abilities. To support this commitment, we guarantee an interview to candidates from under-represented groups who meet the minimum essential criteria for the role

If you require any reasonable adjustments in line with the Equality Act 2010, such as an application form in a different format or additional time to complete your application, please contact us at recruitment@liverpool.gov.uk

Although we advertise on Jobs Go Public and other websites, your application process will be directed to our Tribepad system. Please note that all communication regarding your application for this post will be sent to the email address that you have registered on Tribepad, including your invite to interview if you are shortlisted. Please check your emails regularly, including Spam/Junk, after the closing dates for notifications. Please ensure you complete your full profile, work and education history in Tribepad.

We reserve the right to close vacancies earlier than the specified date should we receive sufficient applications. If interested, please complete an application as early as possible.

At this current time, Liverpool City Council are unable to provide sponsorship for internal applicants.

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