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Senior Traffic Engineer

Location: WEMBLEY, MIDDLESEX Salary: 24.30 - 30.40 GBP Per Hour
Sector: Engineering Job Type: Temporary
Shift Type: N/A Applications: N/A
Posted: 14 days ago Reference: 3091329
Senior Traffic Engineer

The post-holder will be part of the Transportation Service, which is responsible for all transportation-related issues around the borough, including regeneration projects, traffic management, parking, as well as implementing the Council’s capital programme and Local Improvement Plan (LIP).

- Actively support more junior members of the team in discharging their duties to requisite standards and offering them development opportunities.
- Will be expected to liaise with members of the public, Council Members, MPs, Council - Contractors and representatives from partner organisations and respond in accordance with corporate standards.
- Will arrange and attend internal and external meetings as appropriate, commensurate with the appropriate level of responsibility.
- Assist in responding effectively and efficiently to enquiries, including investigating issues, recording findings and discussing appropriate courses of action to ensure customer satisfaction with the Principal Engineer or Team Leader.
- Take reasonable care for the Health and Safety of him/herself and the safety of others who may be affected by his/her activities at all times. Support the service’s Health and - - Safety Representatives and participate in Emergency and Health and Safety planning processes.
- Actively participate in delivering the work programme, paying particular attention to key performance indicators and contribute to the service planning process.
- Manage and design complex traffic and parking surveys, recording findings accurately and analysing and collating the results for monitoring purposes.
Inspect and manage the implementation of traffic management schemes.
- Design and prepare quality control measures for large scale works, including drawings using specialist IT software.
- Maintain project files and development records in accordance with established procedures.
- Prepare detailed and accurate documentation for Traffic Order applications.
- Organise and manage Public Consultations for Traffic and/or Parking Management schemes. Represent the Council at public meetings, consultation forums, exhibitions etc. as required.

Education, Training & Qualifications 

- HNC, H/TEC, degree or equivalent in a technical or transportation-related discipline.
- Experience in a Traffic and/or Parking environment.
- A record of Continuous Professional Development and on-going commitment to CPD
- Proven ability to compile, analyse and interpret complex information and data accurately
- Proven ability to produce concise and comprehensive reports
- Demonstrate expertise in the use of IT Traffic and/or Parking software
- Proven negotiation skills
- Good presentation skills
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
- Proven ability to evaluate a wide variety of highway layouts and demonstrate initiative with problem-solving Minimum 1 year of practical experience in traffic order making
- Proven experience of managing complex engineering projects
- Extensive experience of managing public consultations

Rate: £24.30 on a PAYE basis or £30.40 on a Ltd basis
Duration: 3 months initially, but this is a rolling contract

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