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Highways Inspector

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Highways, Transport & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Permanent - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £32k - 37k per year

  • Contact:

    Eve Armstrong

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 062

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Highways Inspector
Our client is looking for a Highways Inspector to join their team in Barnet.
The role involves ensuring the safety of the highways network through the delivery of high-quality compliance and enforcement service. The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring that Highway users are not put at risk by the action of third parties.
Responsibilities of the role:
·Respond to complaints related to any aspects of the service.
·Ensure inspections are planned and delivered in line with agreed timescales, procedures and standards.
·Ensure all inspection findings are recorded in the relevant systems.
·To support the monitoring of contractor work completion, check progress and compliance with the contractor and produce accurate daily, weekly and monthly performance reports on scheduled and work completion including planned measures to resolve.
·Support the delivery of enforcement action including providing advice and guidance; issuing formal letters; serving Notices; carrying out of default action; recovery of costs for carrying out default works from the third party; support issuing of fixed penalty notices or prosecution
·Undertake the coordination and production of witness statements, evidence file production, liaison with other enforcement agencies and attendance at court as required.
·Support the production of audits and performance reviews to support service improvement.
Requirements of the role:
·Experience in the inspection, assessment and construction of highway assets
·Knowledge of highways and transport policies and associated working knowledge of legislation.
·Understanding of the health and safety legislation covering the construction industry, particularly, Highway Inspections, NRSWA and CDM Regulation 2015.
Benefits of the role:
·23 days holiday (rising to 27) with the opportunity to buy extra leave
·The opportunity to take a paid day out of the office, volunteering for our charity partners or a cause of your choice
·Company matched pension, life assurance, a cycle2work scheme, 15 weeks' fully paid maternity, adoption and shared parental leave...and plenty more
·Voluntary benefits designed to suit your lifestyle - from discounts on retail and socialising, to health & wellbeing, travel and technology
·Access to Employee Network Groups, which represent every strand of diversity and allow colleagues to connect and learn from each other on an open, inclusive platform

If you feel that you are right for this role technically, but the salary, location or seniority does not suit you specifically then please still feel free to send us your CV. We constantly recruit for roles very similar to this one at all levels UK Wide. We are always keen to chat with you discreetly about your employment situation.
Even if you are happy in your current role for now, we always welcome calls from Highways, Infrastructure & Transportation professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Carrington West's Highways, Transport & Infrastructure division is the fastest growing in the country, our specialist team has a combined over 100+ years' experience in this market. Please call Eve Armstrong at Carrington West on 023 9387 6062 for more information.
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