shropshire council jobs

Traffic Engineer

Ref No. EMP443735
Salary £32,029 - £35,934/annum
Benefits plus Benefits
Location Shrewsbury, England
Job type Permanent
Job Status Applicants Required

Introduction

Our client is looking for a Traffic Engineers to join a busy team on a permanent basis working for Shropshire County Council.

Shropshire Council

Important

Traffic Engineering Experience

The Job

Main Duties

  • Responsible to the Traffic Engineering Manager who is in turn responsible for the post holder's health and safety, training and development.
  • Expected to lead and/or contribute to a range of projects and build relations with both internal and external partners in order achieve specified outcomes but will not have direct authority over those involved.Full job description available on request.

  • Key responsibilities:

    Responsible to Traffic Engineering Manager who is in turn responsible for the post holder's health and safety, training and development.
  • Expected to lead and/or contribute to a range of projects and build relations with both internal and external partners in order achieve specified outcomes, but will not have direct authority over those involved.

Main duties:

  • To act as point of contact for traffic engineering matters providing strategic guidance.
  • Regularly report to and provide progress reports to the Traffic Engineering Manager.
  • Identify and maximise funding opportunities available and where necessary work collaboratively with our Consultant to submit bids.
  • Through a commissioning approach and collaborative working ensure streamlined and cost effective service delivery.

Qualificaton Essential:

  • HNC/ HND or NVQ Level 4 qualification (or equivalent) in Civil Engineering or other relevant subject; or other significant demonstrable Traffic Engineering experience.

Desirable:

  • EngTech qualified or proactively working towards EngTech/ I Eng qualifications with a professional organisation.

Experience Knowledge

  • Demonstrable knowledge of the legislation and guidance relevant to traffic engineering, Traffic Signs and General Directions, (TSRGD) 2016 and the Traffic Signs Manuals).
  • Demonstrable experience of delivery of traffic engineering schemes, technical appraisals and project management.
  • Demonstrable traffic engineering experience including the application of road safety principles.
  • A working knowledge of the CDM Regulations.
  • Ability to provide effective advice on traffic engineering and road safety matters to a range of customers.
  • Knowledge of Traffic Regulation Order (TRO) procedures.

Working hours:

  • 37 hours a week
  • Monday to Friday
  • Flexible working available.

Salary:

£32,029 to £35,934 pa

Benefits

  • This post carries eligibility to join the Local Government Pension Scheme. Information about this and other pension options will be sent with any formal offer of appointment.
  • Annual leave entitlement is pro rata for 27 days per year plus additional days for long service. Bank holidays also apply. A concessionary day at Christmas Bank Holiday is at the Council's discretion.

How to Apply or for more Information:

3 simple ways to apply or get in touch:

Full job description and personal specification available on request.

Matchtech:

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