Vacancy posted: Monday, 25 Jun 2012
Hourly Rate: National Minimum Wage
As a member of the Roads/Bridge and Structural design team within Engineering Design, you will be employed as an Assistant Engineer. You will receive general training within the Engineering Design Unit in each of the Unit teams: Roads Design, Bridge and Structures Design.
You will be educated to a minimum educational qualification of BSc or HND in Civil Engineering or the equivalent.
You will possess strong interpersonal skills which will enable you to communicate effectively at all levels within and outside the Council.
You must be mobile throughout the Council area.
For an informal discussion please contact Stephen Beales on (01324) 504824. This post is temporary until May 2013.
Job Reference: FLK003280
Closing Date: 12-Jul-2012
About Falkirk Council and Falkirk Community Trust
Falkirk Council is a unitary authority which provides all local government services for the Falkirk Council area. Covering 112 square miles, it has a population of 151,570 and extends from Banknock in the west to Blackness in the east and from South Alloa in the North as far as Limerigg in the south. The area contains varied countryside, including areas of considerable landscape quality. It also contains the port of Grangemouth and depends for its prosperity on a broad industrial base which includes sizeable industrial areas in Falkirk and Grangemouth. Council Headquarters The Council Headquarters are located in Falkirk but there are many service points throughout the area. The Council has in the region of 7,000 employees making it one of the largest employers in the area and has a net council general fund expenditure of £344.8 million for 2012/2013. Falkirk Councilís aim is to improve the quality of life for local people by working with all communities, sectors and groups to deliver high quality services which are accessible, accountable, responsive and provide value for money.