Streetlighting Engineer

Posted 11 June 2024
Salary £45 - 50 per hour
LocationTyne and Wear
Job type Contract - Full Time
Discipline Highways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NameHarriet Simmonds

Job description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Streetlighting Engineer to come and join a busy client in the Tyne and Wear area.

The main duties of the experienced Streetlighting Engineer are:

  • Develop and review streetlighting design plans, ensuring compliance with engineering standards, safety regulations, and community needs.
  • Oversee streetlighting projects from conception to completion, including budgeting, scheduling, and coordination of resources.
  • Manage routine maintenance and repair activities for streetlighting systems, ensuring timely and cost-effective solutions.
  • Implement and promote energy-efficient lighting solutions, including the transition to LED technology and smart lighting systems.
  • Engage with the community to provide information on streetlighting projects, gather local knowledge, and address concerns related to streetlighting.

The experienced Streetlighting Engineer will have qualifications in:

  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Civil Engineering, or a related field. Professional engineering certification is preferred.
  • Proven experience in streetlighting engineering, including design, project management, and maintenance.
  • Strong knowledge of streetlighting principles, energy-efficient technologies, and relevant regulations.

For a full description and further information on the role, please call Harriet Simmonds at Carrington West on 02393 876051.


If you feel that you are right for this role technically, but the rate, location or seniority does not suit you specifically then please still feel free to send us your CV. We constantly recruit for roles very similar to this one at all levels UK Wide. We are always keen to chat with you discreetly about your employment situation.

Even if you are happy in your current role for now, we always welcome calls from Highways, Traffic & Transportation professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Our specialist team has a combined 40+ years' experience in this market. Please call Harriet at Carrington West on 02393 876051 for more information.

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