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1 Bankhead Park, GLENROTHES, KY7 6GH
£36,547.97 - £40,245.94 per year
Contract Type:
Position Type:
Full Time
36 hours per week
Work From Home:

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Job Details

The Civil and Structural Engineering Team within Property Services provides technical and design services in connection with civil and/or structural engineering works relating to the Council’s built estate, including for planned maintenance works, upgrading and improvement works and small to medium scale new build projects.

We are seeking a motivated and enthusiastic individual to undertake the challenging but highly rewarding role of Design Technician 1 (Civil and Structural Engineering). The successful candidate will have extensive experience of working in either a civil or structural engineering design role (ideally both) involving works to buildings and/or their related external environments.

You will earn a competitive salary and have access to a range of benefits, including:

  • Travel expenses will be paid – we pay 45 pence per mile to staff using their own car.
  • Local and national discounts including supermarkets, restaurants and retail.

The Person

Key essential qualifications, skills and experience relating to the post include:

  • Educated to SCQF level 8, which includes an HNC or equivalent in a related subject;
  • Professional/ technical qualification related to Civil and/or Structural Engineering related discipline(s);
  • Substantial post-qualification experience;
  • Ability to monitor performance and review information to make improvements (deliver results);
  • Knowledge of appropriate Standards and Legislation applying in the Construction industry;
  • Communication skills (both written and oral);
  • Ability to co-ordinate and prioritise tasks to tight schedules;
  • Strong interpersonal, networking and group communication skills (Work together and Embrace technology and information);
  • Initiative, personal resilience and experience of delivering change (Focus on Customers);
  • Ability to provide a regular and effective professional service;
  • Valid UK driver’s licence.

We are currently shaping our future workstyles however, in light of current advice, we are introducing blended home/office working that will include office access days each week with homeworking for the remainder of your working time.

For further information please contact: Robin Haddow -

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