Manchester, Greater Manchester
£28,940 per annum (inclusive of a Retention Allowance of £1,412 pa)
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Engineer

(Ref:  SUS3141)

 

£28,940 per annum

(inclusive of a Retention Allowance of £1,412 pa)

 

Up to 37.5 hours per week, happy to talk flexible working

 

Base: Manchester (home working / other locations considered)

 

Initial home working may be expected due to office closures during current C19 restrictions

 

 

About Sustrans

 

Our vision and mission have never been more relevant. 

 

Across the UK, governments are pledging investment and action on walking and cycling.

 

We are working together to make a real difference - creating places where everyone can live and travel happily and healthily, and where nobody is excluded.

 

Our work wouldn’t be possible without the commitment and dedication of our colleagues.

 

We are proud of our employee net promoter score, being in the top 20% of all employers across all sectors in the UK, due to our energised, friendly and motivated workforce.

 

Join Sustrans today and help us get things done, together!

 

 

 

 

 

About the Role

 

We are looking for a Civil Engineer who is passionate about sustainability, to help us look after our walking and cycling paths, which form part of the National Cycle Network. You will be working to achieve our vision of a society where the way we travel creates healthier places and happier lives for everyone.

 

In your role, you will provide design and contract management support to our UK-wide Estate Management team.

 

You will have the opportunity to be involved in the delivery of a diverse range of maintenance work for our estate which include over 500 former railway bridges, viaducts, tunnels, retaining walls and culverts.

 

 

About You

 

We are looking for a talented Civil Engineer with a flair for delivering high quality infrastructure projects.

 

In return we can support you to develop new skills and give you the freedom to express yourself creatively. We actively support the achievement of professional qualifications as an Institution of Civil Engineers approved employer. We can offer you genuine flexibility around working patterns. We embrace values-driven and inclusive leadership and we listen and make time for innovation through our people-centred culture.

 

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a team where you can make a big impact and where we value the contribution and expertise of everyone.

 

Interviews

 

Closing date for the receipt of completed applications is 9am on Wednesday 28 April 2021.  Interviews will take place via MS Teams on Friday 7 May 2021

 

Should Sustrans receive an overwhelmg number of applications for this vacancy, the decision may be taken to close it earlier than the advertised closing date, so please ensure your application is submitted as soon as possible.

 

Equality, diversity and inclusion

Sustrans is committed to reducing inequality, valuing diversity and enabling inclusion.

We actively encourage applications from people from all parts of the community, particularly where we are under-represented. Currently, this includes people who identify as having a disability, and those from Black, Asian and minority ethnic groups.

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Posted on: 07 April 2021
Closing date: 28 April 2021
Job ref: 132634CHJ
Tags: Operations
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