Technical Assistant (Bonus and Measurement)

Technical Assistant (Bonus & Measurement)

Salary: £20,456 – £22,434 per annum

Location: LCC Highways Depot, 90 Leycroft Road, Leicester, LE4 1BZ

Full time, Fixed Term until 31 Dec 2017 to cover secondment of the substantive postholder

8:00am – 4:00pm Monday to Thursday and 8:00am – 3:30pm on Friday – working pattern can be discussed at interview.

The City Highways section undertakes highway maintenance and construction activities on behalf of Leicester City Council. You will be required to administer and support City Highways productivity payment and performance management systems, functions and procedures, and provide technical and administrative assistance to the commercial and operational teams.

You will carry out quantity surveying, costing and estimating duties in support of construction activities and calculate operational and financial performance data from site work measurements and prepare reports for management. You will also assist in the management of the units Quality Management Scheme and undertake administrative duties associated with business support functions to the operational activities.

Requirements of the post include:

-Must be motivated and able to work with minimum supervision and under pressure to meet stringent deadlines for pay and bonus calculations;

-Applicants must be numerate and able to carry out measurement and financial calculations;

-Must have negotiation skills to resolve issues arising with staff at various levels;

-I.T skills and experience, including proficiency in the use of word processing, spreadsheets and databases, including input and manipulation of data;

-Must have valid UK driving licence.


For an informal discussion please contact Rupert Bedder on 0116 454 4951.

Please ensure you provide an email address as this is our method of contact.

Closing Date: 16 January 2017

Post Number: X5118/1216KP

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