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Graduate/Trainee: Land Rights (Wayleaves) Surveyor

Employer
Northern Powergrid
Location
North East, Yorkshire and North Lincolnshire
Salary
£38,487 - £51,761
Closing date
7 Jun 2024

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Sector
Land, Property
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Specialism
Land Surveying
Level
Chartered Surveyor, Graduate, Newly Qualified, MRICS, Assoc RICS, APC Training, Trainee
Business Type
Client
Application Type
Quick Apply

Job Details

The energy industry is advancing at pace with investment in smart technology and innovation. Northern Powergrid, as the company responsible for powering everyday life for 8 million customers across 3.9 million homes and businesses in the North East, Yorkshire, The Humber and northern Lincolnshire, is at the forefront of delivering a power network that meets the region’s needs, now and in the future.

Delivering safe, reliable electricity is at the heart of what we do and we're proud to play an essential role in powering everyday life for the customers, homes, businesses and economies we serve.


In an evolving energy industry, we have a key role in creating and managing future energy systems that increasingly interact with our customers and smart low carbon technologies, this is why we're innovating and investing today so we're ready for the demands of tomorrow.

We have a number of exciting opportunities for enthusiastic individuals who have relevant experience or hold a qualification (or studying towards a qualification) in a related subject i.e., Law, Agriculture, Environment

The work will be varied, including substation site acquisitions, disposals, rent reviews, lease renewals: acquisition of wayleaves consents, easements and land access permissions: negotiation and settlement of agricultural, wayleave and property loss claims: acquisition of planning and environmental consents: response to statutory notices.

You’ll be expected to meet and communicate with our grantors, customers, Land Agents, local authorities and statutory bodies, attend site meetings and share advice and technical knowledge with our colleagues and contractors.

The role requires an individual who is customer focused, highly motivated, very organised and IT literate. You will need the ability to communicate effectively with our Stakeholders, Engineers and Contractors and work well under pressure, and have the ability to manage multiple jobs whilst maintaining an attention to detail.

You will be required to demonstrate an understanding in one of the following key areas; Property, Law, Agriculture, Land Management, Environment, Valuation, or a related subject. Candidates should ideally hold 2 A levels, a HND or a Degree (in a related subject) and be prepared to undertake further study if necessary to achieve membership of RICS (inc. AssocRICS) or CAAV if not already qualified. A full 2 year training programme is provided.

 

A full clean driving license is essential.

 

Along with a competitive salary of £38,487 - £51,761 (depending on experience) we also offer great benefits such as:

  • Enrolment into our double-matched pension scheme

  • 25 days holiday (rising with service)

  • Car allowance / company car scheme

  • Payment of professional fees

 

ALL APPLICATIONS WELCOME
Please visit our careers website to download an application form and return to us quoting reference number R6119 – recruitment@northernpowergrid.com

Visit northernpowergrid.com/careers to find out more about this and other career opportunities.

Application close on. 7 June 2024

In order to comply with our electricity distribution licence, we have to ensure our colleagues are fit and proper to visit and enter our customers’ premises. Consequently, as this role may involve visiting and entering our customers’ premises, please be aware that the successful candidate will be subject to a basic Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Please confirm in your application if you are content for this check to be completed.

Applications are invited from people with appropriate experience and qualifications. Applicants are considered on the basis of their suitability for the post irrespective of sex, marriage and civil partnership, sexual orientation, gender re-assignment, race, age, disability, religion or belief and pregnancy and maternity. Northern Powergrid recruit on ability and ability alone.

Company

ABOUT US

Powering our Lives...

We're the people who manage the electricity network that powers everyday life for more than 8 million people.

We keep the lights on, kettles boiling and mobile phones charging across 3.9 million homes and businesses in the North East, Yorkshire and northern Lincolnshire.

Put simply, we make sure the electricity you buy from your chosen energy supplier gets to you safely, whenever you need it. And, if your power ever gets interrupted, for whatever reason, be it severe weather or emergency maintenance, we’ll be there to fix it - giving 100% day and night, rain and shine, 24/7, 365 days a year.

Delivering safe, reliable electricity is at the heart of what we do and we're proud to play an essential role in powering everyday life for the customers, homes, businesses and economies we serve.

In an evolving energy industry, we also have a key role in creating and managing future energy systems that increasingly interact with our customers and smart and low carbon technologies.  That why we're innovating and investing today  so we're ready for the demands of tomorrow.

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0800 011 3332

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