Street Lighting Technical Lead

Posted 23 June 2022
Salary£60 - 70 per hour + Negotiable DOE
Job type Contract
DisciplineSurveying, Technical & Engineering
Contact NameJoe O’halloran

Job description

Spencer Clarke Group are working closely alongside a Local Authority in West Yorkshire to assist with the appointment of a Street Lighting Technical Lead on an initial 6-month contract.


We are looking to speak to experienced Senior Level Electrical Engineers/Managers, with a minimum of 10 years’ experience at a senior level in a highways electrical engineering contracting organisation, who have ideally worked for a Local Authority previously.


Contract Details

Pay Scale – INSIDE IR35 – £60-£70 per hour (the hourly rate is negotiable, so please still get in touch if you work to a higher rate)

Location – Remote working, with site visits required to various sites in Bradford

Contract Length – 6 months, with possibility of extension


The Key duties of the role include:

-          Plan delivery of Highways Electrical Engineering Lighting projects which are to be delivered by the Council and to ensure they are programmed to a level of detail necessary for the site team to implement the scheme without delays.

-          Provide advice and support on potential Invitations to Tender (ITT), Invitations to Quote (ITQ) and internal Street Lighting contracts advising on resource capabilities and availability.

-          Support the Project Manager and advise on good management procedures and processes and dispute avoidance options on NEC construction contracts across different highways lighting engineering projects.

-          Ensure procurement and reconciliation of project related materials and services (subcontractors) necessary for the delivery of a project are carried out in accordance with the Council’s Contract Orders and requirements to best value.

-          Attend Pre-Contract tender meetings with clients acting as the service’s senior construction expert to ensure that full understanding of contractual obligations and their implementation is achieved prior to the contract award.


If you are interested in the role or would like to know more, please apply now, then contact Joe at Spencer Clarke Group on 01772 954200.