Senior Civil Engineers - Roads


£45,449.00 Per Annum

Closing date:

31 Jul 2024

We are currently seeking applications for seven Senior Civil Engineers within Transport Scotland in the Roads Directorate. 

The Directorate contributes to Transport Scotland’s delivery priorities of:

  • Improved connections across Scotland
  • Better journey times, better reliability
  • Greener transport alternatives, reduced emissions
  • Enhanced safety, more innovation

To help us deliver our responsibilities we are seeking suitably qualified and experienced applicants to fill a number of senior grade civil engineering roles. These are exciting and challenging engineering positions.

Essential Criteria

1. Experience in roads and transport schemes in at least two of the following:

• scheme appraisal & analysis
• design
• scheme preparation
• statutory procedures 
contract management
• procurement
• construction
• network operations
• traffic data services / management
• Intelligent Transport Systems
• Road Safety Systems
• flood prevention
• Asset Management and Maintenance
• Development Management
• Ability to project manage concurrent work programmes
• Financial management skills

2. Ability to project manage concurrent work programmes.
3. Financial management skills.
4. Strong communication skills with ability to network and manage relationships with a range of internal and external groups, agencies and individuals with an emphasis on customer focus.

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Transport Scotland is the national transport agency, seeking to deliver a safe, efficient, cost-effective and sustainable transport system for the benefit of the people of Scotland. Transport Scotland is accountable to Parliament and the public through Scottish Ministers, with a budget of around £3.5 billion per year. Transport is a vital feature of the Scottish Government's focus on increasing sustainable economic growth, and transport investments and policies have major impacts on our economy,  environment, and society.