Highways Drainage Supervisor

Highways Drainage Supervisor

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Highways & Transportation

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £27 - £31 per hour

  • Contact:

    Hazel Caine

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8976

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    12 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months+

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


Our client are looking for a Highway Drainage Supervisor for approximately 6 months to work in Stockport.

This is an operational post (reactive drainage type work). Typical duties include:

•           resolving blocked gully issues
•           preparing gully cleansing reports
•           identifying the need for and organising camera surveys
•           identifying the need for and organising dig downs (trial digs)
•           identifying and resolving network surcharging problems
•           meeting with residents/councillors regarding drainage issues
•           Working on operational side of the council
•           responding to written public/councillor drainage queries/complaints
•           undertaking enforcement

They ideally need someone who has worked in a similar environment (Council Operations Division) and has reached HNC level. 

You will need to have:
  • an understanding of how Highways drainage works.
  • the ability to identify and report issues
You will need to be:
  • able to solve day to day issues relating to flooding problems
  • technically minded
  • able to deal with Councillors and public enquiries/complaints

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