Job Details - Sab & Highway Development Engineer

Sab & Highway Development Engineer

Ref: HRA16115/8010

Salary: £30,451 - £33,782 per annum
Closing Date: 12:00, 30 June 2021

An exciting opportunity has arisen within the SAB and Highway Development Control team under the Engineering & Transport Section. To undertake all duties associated with the statutory and regulatory functions of SAB & Highway Development Control service for the Authority. The role shall involve dealing with SAB applications, inspections, appeals and enforcement. Deal with highway planning, appeals and enforcement. The approval of Heavy goods licensing operating centres, appeals and enforcement. To provide the consultation and assess and grant approval of Water Course consent applications including dealing with appeals and enforcement matters arising from the application. To deputise for the SAB & Highway Development Senior Engineer -Team Leaders in his/her absence where required.

The post requires a minimum of HND or equivalent in Civil Engineering (or other appropriate discipline) or equivalent or significant relevant experience of development management, watercourse consenting, and/or and Sustainable Urban Drainage and enforcement/appeals experience.

Candidates must be a Member of an appropriate professional institution such as ICE, IHE and IHT.

Welsh language skills are not necessary

This position is a Politically Restricted Post.

Neath Port Talbot Council offers a guaranteed interview scheme for candidates who have a disability and armed forces veterans.

For an informal discussion, please contact the SAB & Highway Development Control Manager Mr Justin W. Griffiths on 01639 686397 or email

You may apply online, download an application pack or contact the HR Employment Support Team by e-mail at or by telephone (01639) 686837 quoting the post title and reference number.

Welsh: Not Required

If you wish to conduct this process in Welsh, please contact the Employment Support Team on

Location:Within the Engineering & Transport Section and located within SAB & Highway Development Control at The Quays