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Summary

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Wayleaves & Estates Specialist based in our Llanfihangel-ar-arth depot.

You will be responsible for the negotiation of complex consents, wayleaves, easements and agreements in respect of the location of distribution assets, to settle significant damage claims and to design, survey and prepare specifications for major overhead line schemes.  You will also provide support in the management of the tree cutting program.

Main responsibilities

  • Assessing the potential impact of a specific work activity on customers
  • Advising customers affected of the impact of activities
  • Resolving customer complaints directly wherever possible
  • Investigating and reporting on estate related matters

Ideal candidate

You should have proficient negotiation and influencing skills and must be able to demonstrate an ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing , with customers, landowners and Local Authorities.

Ideally you would have an understanding of how overhead lines are constructed and underground cables are installed along with a general appreciation of the distribution network.  You should be familiar with the operation of deeds and wayleaves, be aware of environmental legislation relating to statutory consents and have experience of geographic mapping and searching/updating computer records.

As you will need to be mobile throughout the area you must have a full and valid driving licence.

You are required to have grade A*-C/4-9 in English and Maths or Functional Skills Level 2 in both subjects.

*Salary will start at £35,201 and progression to the £39,813 salary will be subject to the satisfactory completion of an Assessment of Professional Competence. 

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