Skip to main content
Stem recruitment specialists

Find your future role

Job title

Principal Engineer (Development Control )

Ref no. BHN571348
Salary £40 - £50/hour
Location North West England, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Contract 6 months+
Job status Open

Job summary

My client in the North West of England is on the look out for Principal Engineer (Development Control) to work on a contract basis starting soon.

Key skills required for this role

Development Control / s278/ s38


Principal Enginer (Developement Control)

Job description

Job Advert


Our client, a leading company in the HTP sector, is currently seeking a Development Control Engineer to join their team on a contract basis. As a Development Control Engineer, you will play a crucial role in supervising and managing consultants responsible for contracted work undertaken on behalf of the Council. Your expertise in highways and development control will be utilized to ensure effective coordination of maintenance schemes with a cross-boundary/City Region reach.

Key Responsibilities

  • Preparing briefs and assisting in the supervision and management of consultants
  • Consulting and liaising with elected Members, partner organizations, stakeholders, and the public
  • Liaising closely with internal and external colleagues to ensure coordination in relation to maintenance schemes
  • Providing advice and responding to enquiries in connection with the service's and third party programs of work
  • Managing the procurement of works and services, including monitoring and control of budgets
  • Supervising implementation of services, contract administration, payments, and settlement of accounts
  • Maintaining thorough knowledge of current legislation, standards, and practices
  • Assisting in the development and maintenance of technical, operational, and management systems and records
  • Preparing clear and concise reports for submission to Management Team, Executive Board, and Policy & Performance Boards
  • Representing the service at meetings, hearings, and court on matters relating to the service

Job Requirements

  • Significant experience in highway development control
  • Experience working on S278/38

Contract Details

  • Type of job: Contract

Apply Now

If you are an experienced Development Control Engineer with a strong background in highway development control, we encourage you to apply now and be part of a dynamic team working on impactful projects.

Matchtech is a STEM Recruitment Specialist, with over 35 years’ experience

Learn more about Matchtech

Let us find jobs for you