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ITS Senior Technician
Our Essex based client is seeking a Senior ITS Technician to be responsible for supporting Engineers in the operation of ITS fault monitoring, fault reporting, and asset management/repair services across highways throughout Essex.
As this role is an intermediate post between Technician and full Engineer, it is expected that a Senior Technician may be responsible for sole delivery of smaller scale tasks from time to time, possibly reporting directly to the Team Leader. Other responsibilities of the role include:
- To provide ITS technical support to the carriageway resurfacing programme in respect of loop detection repairs on the ITS asset together with the replacement of ITS infrastructure following RTCs/third-party damage.
- To prepare required works instruction and supporting pre-construction health & safety documentation in order for SCPs to undertake works on the network.
- Raising Permit requests for works together with liaison with the Essex Permit Team in order to obtain the necessary permissions to undertake ITS equipment repairs on the network.
- Produce/review traffic management proposals to ensure works are carried out safely to local and national standards.
- To liaise with contractors (civil works contractors, signal maintenance contractors, and power suppliers), instructing work where necessary and monitoring performance.
- To assist with day-to-day delivery of the traffic signal/ ITS maintenance services including support to the ITS Fault Monitoring and Fault Desk operation.
- To help plan, organise and monitor traffic signal/ITS operations inclusive of periodic inspections.
- To liaise with Essex County Council's Contact Centre regarding customer queries relating to traffic signal faults, asset enquiries and other ITS maintenance issues.
- To assist in updating and maintaining the ITS asset records.
- Undertake ITS data analysis and produce reports as required.
- To assist with providing progress and ITS maintenance contract performance information as required.
- Undertake site visits as and when required.
The successful candidate will be epxted to have the following competencies:
- Evidence of completion of tasks/projects to required quality, programme and budget.
- Evidence of skills to demonstrate the ability to work logically to solve problems.
- Awareness of health and safety legislation ideally gained in a highways environment.
- Confident in seeking clarification of task requirements and instructions given.
The following competencies are not essential, but are desireable:
- Relevant experience of working in traffic signals/ITS, highways or experience in a related technical role.
- Ability to manage Supply Chain Partners/contractors in the delivery of works.
- Relevant qualifications in an engineering-related discipline and evidence of training and development.
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