CF10, Cardiff
£27,255 per year
Contract, Full-time
Job description

Sustrans is the charity making it easier for people to walk and cycle. We connect people and places, create liveable neighbourhoods, transform the school run and deliver a happier, healthier commute. Take the next step in your journey by applying to become a member of our team in Wales:


Civil / Highways Engineer, North & Mid Wales

£27,255 per annum 

(Ref:  SUS2700)

37.5 hours per week – initially a 12 month contract

based in North Wales (Ruthin or other location to be agreed))


Sustrans supports professional development towards incorporated or chartered status through a scheme approved by the Institution of Civil Engineers.


This is a unique and very exciting opportunity to join the team which is designing and delivering outstanding cycling and walking infrastructure as part of Sustrans Design and Engineering programme across the UK, with particular focus on North and Mid Wales projects involving rural and urban cycling and walking infrastructure and street design schemes from conception to delivery, thus creating safer and more attractive conditions for active travel.


Educated to degree level or equivalent, with a relevant qualification in an engineering or architecture discipline, you will have cycling and walking facility and highway engineering design experience, competent in the  production of technical drawings and specifications and the development of infrastructure projects. You will have excellent written and verbal communication skills, the ability to build effective working relationships and have knowledge of cycling and walking infrastructure design guidance.  You will be IT literate with experience of AutoCAD and other computer aided design software and committed to the promotion of sustainable transport.


Closing date for the receipt of completed applications is 09:00am on Wednesday 9 October 2019. Interviews to be held in Wrexham on Wednesday 23 October 2019.


Sustrans is committed to reducing inequality, valuing diversity and enabling inclusion.  We welcome applications from people with the appropriate skills from all parts of the community.

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Posted on: 12 September 2019
Closed date: 09 October 2019
Job ref: 98851CHJ
Tags: Project Management, Operations