We know that you hear the words Borough Council’ and Technology and imagine old, complex and clunky systems. At Stockport Council, we are changing that.
We are building our own capabilities and developing agile technical solutions that actually work for us. We have a collaborative agile environment, with a great culture, experienced staff and work across the business to deliver value to Stockport citizens.
We are seeking to appoint an Engineer with some street lighting design experience that can also work with a GIS system to support delivery projects.
We are part way through an LED retrofit and highway investment programme across the borough. The post holder will assist with data capture, GIS mapping, street lighting designs and highway projects.
Assisting the team on routine maintenance / planned programme activities. We are looking for applicants who are willing to learn new skills and develop their knowledge in this area.
The successful applicant will show evidence of the following qualities : -
A general awareness of the Street Lighting design process
Knowledge of street lighting and highway scheme delivery
Ability to work with Contractors and Utility companies
Respond effectively to enquiries and complaints
Have a basic understanding of lighting and sign design specification and materials used
Ability to work with a GIS system, capture data and produce reports
General awareness of CDM Regulations
General understanding of street lighting mains supplies
Ability to work in a fast paced environment Working as part of the Network Asset Maintenance service you will be involved in the following :
LED Retro-fit designs and project delivery
Street Lighting / Highway improvement schemes including town centre developments
Lighting designs for residential and commercial developments
Updating asset / inventory information in our management systems
Presentation of asset data using GIS mapping
Applications : Lighting Reality, AutoCAD
Database : Pitney Bowes - Confirm System, Confirm Mobile
Mapping Information : QGIS
Other : Microsoft Office 365 Benefits include :
Contribution to Pension Scheme
37 hour working week
24 days holiday to start (includes 2 extra statutory days)
Flexible working scheme
Salary from £22,183 up to £27,041 depending on skills and experience Stockport Council Valuing Diversity