Area Engineer – NESC001

Full Time

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Your New Role

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Permanent Area Engineer to join our NMC North Account based in Perth. On-site role

The salary is to be discussed at interview stage dependant on experience

Our NMC North Account is working in partnership with Transport Scotland Northeast since August 2022, with an increased focus on supporting the creation of sustainable futures for communities, together we will achieve net zero targets and improve the customer experience. Covering 593Km of network, we provide routine highways, bridges and structure maintenance as well as designing and managing road safety schemes. By ensuring our roads and highways are well-maintained through all-weather seasons and traffic incidents, we aim to create well-functioning, safe spaces which minimise disruption, keep people moving and support thriving communities.

The Area Engineer is responsible for assisting the Area Manager in the effective and efficient delivery of Network Operations within a defined geographical area within the Unit.

The standard hours of work are to be discussed during your interview.

Work-life balance and flexibility are key for our success. We empower our people to make choices that are right for them, with hybrid, part-time and flexible work patterns. And with a network of offices across the UK, we're open to discussing working options that suit you.

You will be responsible for:

Liaison with Client Area Manager
To demonstrate and promote a culture of route ownership and pride in the Network
To identify and implement routine and cyclic maintenance works and programmes
Assist with the efficient management of area network team
Ensuring compliance with procedures and direction of Core Management Team
The maintenance and improvement of the network in accordance with policies and requirements
Road space management and implementation of appropriate mitigation measures
Implement an effective partnering relationship with in-house teams, contractors and clientsWhat makes this role unique is if you join our team, you'll have the chance to focus on the parts of your role your most enjoy. Whether it's further training to broaden your skills, working closely with clients to build relationships, or having the opportunity to develop leadership capabilities, our environment is one of collaboration and support where the direction of your career is led by you.

We want to hear from you if you are: a strong motivator and good team player.

Ideally you will demonstrate enthusiasm, flexibility, patience and commitment.

In addition to this, it would be desirable if you have Experience of working and developing team integration to help you hit the ground running, although this is not essential as we will provide you with the required development you need to bring you up to speed.

What we offer you

When you join us, we can offer flexibility, career development, a choice of benefits and support that help you through all life's ups and downs. It's the reason why Investors in People put us among the top 1% of employers and we have a competitive reward and benefits programme

Career Development – Exceptional development and progression plan
Pension – Generous Pension scheme which we will contribute to
Holidays – Minimum 24 days holiday + Bank Holidays
Choices – Our flexible benefits scheme is tailored by you, including buying additional annual leave, cycle2work scheme, charity giving and gym membership
Save with Amey – Our online voucher portal gives you access to thousands of discounts from leading retailers to help you save on shopping, days out, or nights in. It includes healthcare, free GP service, dental vouchers
Social Value – You'll get 2 Community Involvement Days each year to volunteer for a charity of your choice and further opportunities to support fundraising initiativesWe embrace difference and support individuals to work in ways that work best for them.

We are committed to working sustainably and by working in partnership with the communities we serve, so people and the planet are protected.

At Amey, you have freedom to perform because we know if nothing holds you back, together, we can be extraordinary.

Who is Amey?

We are at the heart of modern Britain, helping the economy to grow by designing, maintaining and transforming the nation's strategic assets.
Our 11,000 people are behind the critical services the country relies on every day.
Our unique engineering and operations experience, together with data driven insight from our consulting business, delivers better results for our clients.
We are trusted partners of Government – both national and local – managing assets and complex projects that are vital to the sustainable growth of the country.To find out more take a look at our website

Application Guidance

Amey is committed to Inclusion and Diversity. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates, regardless of their race, gender, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

Please contact our recruitment team at to discuss any access needs and reasonable adjustments that may be required at any point during the recruitment process.

Apply today – We are excited to hear from you!