Development Management Engineer Job at NORTH YORKSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL – in Northallerton

Job Description

Development Management Engineer

Location: Northallerton
Grade – H, I and K

Salary: £24,982 to £35,745

Contract: Full time – Permanent
Weekend Working – No

The role

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Development Management Engineer to join our Network Strategy team within our Highways Service. You will be part of a team of skilled and passionate Engineers delivering our Highways Development Management Service.

We undertake the roles and responsibilities associated with the County Council’s function as Lead Local Flood Authority (LLFA), respond to significant and strategic planning application, and provide strategic direction on matters relating to highways development management within North Yorkshire. If you have experience in preparing responses to Local Highways Authority planning applications, and/or manages a portfolio of major development applications, relating to the delivery of highway and sustainable drainage, in consultation with the principal engineer, and/or independently assessed the lead local flood authority and local highway authority aspects of planning applications and prepare Lead Local Flood Authority responses on planning applications, then we want to hear from you.

To be successful you must hold an ONC, undertaking year 1 or 2 of HND/C, and/or hold a HND/C in Civil Engineering or degree in other relevant discipline or flood and coastal risk management foundation degree. Have working knowledge of current legislation and guidance relating to the control of developments and plans procedures.

This is a career graded role for full details please see our dedeicated campaign site. We welcome applications from all levels.

Working for us

As an organisation, we strongly believe in promoting a work life balance, with flexible working opportunities and modern technology. You may also benefit from homeworking with the occasional requirement to work from the office. You will have access to some great benefits via our everybody benefit’s scheme such as shopping discounts, home technology and green car salary sacrifice schemes, financial wellbeing and health assured and our employee assistance programme to assist with your health and wellbeing. You will also have access to our local government pension scheme, a generous plan for your retirement with the option to increase your monthly contribution if you so wish.

Contact and Apply

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Key dates:

Closing date: 27th May

Interview date: 8th June

Interviews will be held by Microsoft Teams.

We do not accept CVs from agencies

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £24,982.00-£35,745.00 per year


  • Company pension
  • Employee discount
  • Gym membership
  • Sick pay
  • Store discounts
  • Wellness programmes


  • Monday to Friday
  • No weekends

Work remotely:

  • Temporarily due to COVID-19

About Company


Company Location:  Northallerton

Job Category: Engineering Jobs, Mechnical Jobs, Electrical Jobs