Parking Design Engineer (London, UK)

Capita

Becoming a Parking Design Engineer with Re:

Re are looking for a Parking Design Engineer to work in the Design Team on behalf of the wider Highways Service and ensure the delivery of cost effective and quality services in accordance with Re’s vision and values.

You will also provide technical support in the effective and efficient promotion, design and execution of projects, schemes, investigations and analysis as required within budgets and programmes.

You will join our high performing team based in Barnet, North London, and be involved in a range of parking schemes, with a particular focus being on various regeneration schemes currently underway.

This role will be based at the Council office in Whetstone, relocating to a brand new office in Colindale in early 2019.

What you will do:

  • Developing briefs, feasibility studies and undertake design and implementation of parking schemes, projects and programmes for small and medium sized projects as allocated, including drawing using specialist IT Software.
  • Assisting with the design and supervision of projects, preparation of estimates, working drawings and Contract documents for projects of varying complexity.
  • Assist in designing specifications and cost estimates, issuing works requisitions, liaising with and supervising contractors and monitoring costs.
  • Review parking scheme obligations submitted as part of a S106 development agreement.
  • Assisting in obtaining the necessary technical, administrative and financial approvals and in the preparation, supervision and administration of associated consultants’ commissions or contracts.
  • To lead on projects as allocated.
  • Assisting with, or carry out condition surveys and site surveys as directed and to assist with, or carry out the preparation of reports on findings. To assist in the introduction of new methods as necessary to ensure efficient use of resources, including taking an active role in promoting best value.
  • Be able to assess a variety of existing and proposed highway layouts – including town centre schemes, traffic signals, road safety schemes, route studies, cycle bus or School initiative schemes.

Your experience will include:

  • Must be able to demonstrate suitable experience in parking / traffic / highway engineering
  • Experience designing, reviewing and implementing Controlled Parking Zones (CPZs)
  • Experience using ParkMap software for managing parking and traffic regulations
  • General Knowledge of Traffic and Transport Polices and Legislation
  • Demonstrate the ability to programme, supervise and monitor a number of projects simultaneously from inception to completion
  • Good written and verbal communication skills

About Re

Re is an innovative joint venture with Capita and the London Borough of Barnet that is helping to design, create, shape and grow sustainable places we all want to live in. It was set up in 2013 to improve and deliver a range of property, development and regulatory services to local authorities and commercial organisations. Since Re began we have invested significantly in our communities and our people; we’ve created over 40 new jobs, received national awards, and delivered a number of high profile local planning, highways and development projects that have made the area a more attractive place to live and work. We’d love you to join our venture and help us achieve even more.

RE are part of Capita Plc, the UK’s leading provider of business process management and integrated professional support service solutions. Through quality solutions, tailored to our customers’ needs, we’ve helped countless organisations unlock value and maximise their potential. With access to our range of unique and diverse opportunities, offering real career advancement and progression, we can unlock your potential too.

Highways

With 700km of road and 1400km of footways, the London Borough of Barnet is the second largest of the London Boroughs.

In 2015, the London Borough of Barnet became the most populous borough in London. This increase has been driven in part by the council’s growth agenda and by the popularity of Barnet as a place to live, with high quality housing and good transport connections.

The management, maintenance and improvement of Barnet’s complex and vital network is the responsibility of the Highways department of Re.

From construction to completion; our highways team deal with all elements of highway design and works not only for Barnet, but for other local authorities.

The London Borough of Barnet is a vibrant, exciting and fast paced environment. It is definitely not a sleepy council.

What’s in it for you?

At Capita, we believe an open, transparent working environment that encourages ingenuity and collaboration – with colleagues, customers and clients – is what makes us so effective at what we do.

As well as a generous basic salary, we also give you 23 day’s holiday, company matched pension scheme and access to a variety of voluntary benefit options. These include a share save scheme, life assurance, holiday buy and many more designed to suit your own personal lifestyle, such as retail, health & wellbeing and leisure discounts.

You’ll be joining a network of some of the most experienced, innovative and dedicated people in the country - the opportunities to learn new skills, develop in your career and grow and as we grow are almost endless. Our mission is to help you realise your potential – whatever that means to you.

What we hope you will do next

Help us find out more about you by completing our short application process – click apply now. We understand you might have some questions before taking the step to apply – you can contact daniel.mclaughlan@capita.co.uk for guidance.

Capita operates as an equal opportunities employer and we welcome all applications regardless of gender, marital status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, race, colour, ethnic origin, nationality, religion or beliefs, disability, age, political opinions or trade union membership.

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Daniel McLaughlan
End date
Friday, May 25, 2018 12:00 AM
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