Strategic Road Safety Tech / Eng - Inverness

Location: Inverness, Highlands Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum
Sector: Highways & Highways Electricals Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Kelly O'Keefe

Strategic Road Safety Technician / Engineer

Inverness, Scotland

A permanent career opportunity exists for a Strategic Road Safety Technician / Engineer to assist with the investigation of road safety and / or traffic related issues. Producing related reports and subsequent design of road safety and / or traffic-related projects.

The successful Strategic Road Safety Technician / Engineer will be assisting with the following:

  • Preparation of the programme of sites for further investigation, in line with delivering the casualty reduction targets for 2020, set out in the Government's Road Safety Framework.
  • Preparation of Route Accident Reduction Plans in discussion and consultation with all affected parties via relevant Route Safety Groups.
  • Design of projects in accordance with the requirements of the 4th Generation Term Contract and the Design Manual for Roads and Bridges (DMRB).
  • Preparation of Accident Investigation and Prevention Reports for submission to Transport Scotland.
  • Preparing of Operations Instructions for "Operations Team" and supply chain partners to facilitate the construction of projects.
  • Ensure Health and Safety at Work requirements and CDM 2015 Regulations are complied with.

What you need to be the successful Strategic Road Safety Technician / Engineer:

In order to e the successful Strategic Road Safety Technician / Engineer, you will need to have the following:

  • An appropriate academic qualification in Civil Engineering would be preferable
  • Previous experience as a Road Safety Auditor (preferably with a Highways Agency Certificate of Competency)
  • Membership of an appropriate engineering institution
  • Have good knowledge of DMRB
  • Sound commercial awareness
  • Good computer skills particularly in AutoCAD and sign design
  • A full approved UK driving licence

The position of Strategic Road Safety Technician / Engineer is a key position within the organisation and would suit a Civil Engineer with proven ability within Highways / Motorways arena. Alternatively, you may already be working within Highways or Motorways sector, and be looking for a new career opportunity focusing on road safety and / or traffic related issues, which assist with improvements contributing to accident reduction plans.

If you are passionate about road safety and traffic accident reduction plans, and are interested in being a Strategic Road Safety Technician / Engineer then please make an application, and apply today. Interviews will take place as soon as possible.

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