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Trainee (Highways & Traffic Management)

Vacancy Summary
Employer:
London Borough Of Waltham Forest
Salary:
£19,896 - £34,113
Location:
Various within Waltham Forest
Contract:
Permanent
Working Pattern:
Full Time
Hours:
36 hours.
DBS Check:
No
Closing Date:
29/10/2018 at 23:55 PM
Reference:
N&C/18/77093
Vacancy Description

Waltham Forest in east London is undergoing major transformation with a significant amount of investment coming into the borough through new developments, regeneration and infrastructure improvements.

We are a high achieving borough and invite an enthusiastic, highly motivated and exceptional graduate in civil engineering or a similar discipline to join our ambitious team to deliver the substantial programme of major projects, including our successful £30million bid for Mini Holland to radically change neighbourhoods by placing cycling and public realm improvements at the heart of our schemes.

Waltham Forest Highways is committed to providing a high quality service to the residents of the borough and we are looking for a highly motivated person to become a valuable member of the team under the award winning Trainee Development Programme.

The post is ideally suited to a graduate although applications from non-graduates will also be considered on the merits of their academic qualifications and other achievements. You will initially be working on traffic management and highway improvement related schemes on our Highway Network including major programme delivery.

Closing Date: 29th October 2018



Equal Opportunities
Waltham Forest is a diverse borough where diversity is valued and is integral to both, service delivery and employment of its staff. The Council is proud of its rich mix of communities and as the largest employer in the area, it works hard to respond to the changing needs of its population.

We use our statutory duties on race, gender and disability equality and best practice in respect of age, faith and sexual orientation to ensure equality of opportunity in the workplace.

The Council is committed to meeting its 4 equality objectives contained within the Waltham Forest Council Equality Plan 2012/2015:

- Promoting equality of opportunity

- Opposing all forms of discrimination, intolerance and disadvantage

- Ensuring our workforce reflects the diverse communities of Waltham Forest at all levels.

- Providing fair, appropriate, accessible and excellent Services to all.

Respecting Diversity is a core Council value.

How to apply
Application Information The councils preference is for on-line application forms. However if you have a disability and are unable to complete an on-line application, please ring 0208 496 4227 who will be able to arrange an alternative. For more information on how to complete your application form, follow this link: Applying for a job at Waltham Forest Council

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