Current Vacancies

Wayleave Officers/Trainee Wayleave Officers - United Kingdom

Job Description:

We are seeking Wayleave Officers / Trainee Wayleave Officers to join our expanding network of projects staff providing consenting services to the utilities sector throughout the UK.

Successful candidates will possess excellent communication skills together with an understanding of rural land and, ideally, the utilities sector. You will be working mainly in identifying landownership and negotiating agreements on behalf of electricity and water companies.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Identifying landowners through desk based and field research
  • Formulating and maintaining project information databases
  • Preparing plans using CAD or GIS software
  • Negotiating consents for access and installation of apparatus for utility companies
  • Understanding and implementing safe systems of work
  • Undertaking administration of wayleave records

Core hours will be Monday to Friday, 9am - 5.30pm

Candidate Profile:

  • Ability to build rapport with a variety of people from different backgrounds
  • Ask questions, interact, and discuss objectives regarding day to day work of the team
  • Develop and maintain active communication both within your team and other teams
  • Exercise confidentiality and discretion at all times
  • Ability to work to timescales to ensure project delivery process is not impeded
  • Microsoft Office software literate
  • Experience in CAD/GIS mapping
  • Experience in linear infrastructure route design an advantage
  • An interest in the countryside and working outdoors
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Full UK driving licence and willingness to drive long distances when required

Application Details:

Please apply via e-mail enclosing a CV and your current salary details to:

Nicoletta Beltramini

Salary details available upon application, commensurate with experience and skills.

You are also invited to complete the following: Equal Opportunities Monitoring Information Form

The Company is an Equal Opportunities Employer. View our Equality and Diversity Policy.



Key contacts

Nicoletta Beltramini

Nicoletta Beltramini

Associate, Projects Administrator
Rural Projects


+44 (0) 1292 838 189

+44 (0) 1292 838 189