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Headquarters Glenurquhart Road Inverness, IV3 5NX
£37,146 - £40,258 per year
Contract Type:
Position Type:
Full Time
35 hours per week

Job Description

Post Title: Engineering Officer
Location: Inverness
35 Hours Per Week
£37,146 - £40,258 p.a.

Salary placing will normally be at the first point of the scale.

Contact Person: Jane Forsyth Tel: 07786 535058

Job Purpose: To assist the Principal Engineer (Maintenance) throughout the complete range of engineering duties with particular emphasis on statutory requirements, service contracts and health and safety matters.

To assist with ensuring that engineering related service contracts and minor maintenance works and services carried out by, or on behalf of The Highland Council are delivered safely and effectively managed across the Council’s built estate.

To assist with the regular reporting on the performance of engineering service contracts.

To assist with the development of standards for the specification, design and management of engineering services.

Please APPLY ONLINE. If you are unable to apply online and you wish to request an offline application pack, please contact Business Support, T: 01955 608279 (24 hour voicemail) quoting the post reference number above.

Please find the Job Description below.

The Highland Council understands that diversity fosters creativity and innovation. We are committed to equality of opportunity, and being fair and inclusive. We welcome applications from people from all backgrounds, representative of the communities we serve and particularly encourage applications from candidates who are likely to be under-represented in our workforce.

As a disability confident employer, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum essential criteria requirements for the post.

Shortlisted applicants will normally be contacted by email, unless otherwise stated. Please check your emails regularly, including your junk/spam folder.


HNC in an appropriate engineering discipline and working towards Corporate membership of an appropriate body at Eng.Tech, I.Eng. 

BSc in Building Services/Mechanical/ Engineering.

Corporate membership of an appropriate body at Eng.Tech, I.Eng. 

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