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Senior Permitting Officer

Polegate BN26
Full-time, Permanent
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About this role:

Senior Permitting Officer

A vacancy has arisen for a Senior Permitting Officer reporting to the Construction Manager and will also work as support to the Programme and Delivery team to provide administration support.

Lightning Fibre is the leading local alternative network for Full Fibre broadband in East Sussex. Our broadband network has the ability to supply everyone with not just 1 Gigabit broadband but with multi-Gigabits and not just download either, uploads too.

We are a community orientated network operator, whose aim is to significantly upgrade our regions broadband infrastructure, providing local jobs and acting as a vital enabler to grow our digital local economy, thereby creating further quality jobs. Lightning Fibre has bold plans afoot with Eastbourne and Hastings at the forefront.

The main duties include the responsibility for the following:

  • Preparation of permits ready for submission.
  • Updating Street works permits liaising with Highway Authorities.
  • Submitting Traffic management applications
  • Tracking and updating any potential Defects / FPNs / S74’s
  • Receiving and processing live work start and stops.
  • Running daily permit reports to action

Skills and Qualifications

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft packages
  • Knowledge of Symology and Street Manager - preferred
  • An excellent communicator
  • Excellent time management skills

Company benefits:

We offer competitive pay, and 22 day’s holiday a year, plus bank holidays, additional days with each year of service. Up to 5, and in addition, you will get access to a contributory pension scheme.

  • Monday to Friday
  • * Symology and Street Manager: 1 year (preferred)
Work remotely:
  • No