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Highways Safety Inspector

  • Location:

    Greater London

  • Sector:

    Highways, Transport & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £25 - 27 per hour

  • Contact:

    Phoebe Kingston

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 043

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    13 days ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


Highways Safety Inspector 
Carrington West are currently seeking an experienced and hardworking Highways Safety Inspector for a contract position in London.
·Perform walked and driven highway inspections working alone and alongside others.
·Ensure inspection processes and procedures are being followed at all times, as set by the Asset Manager, and all legal & contractual requirements are being met.
·Identify and report Network Intelligence to ensure consistent and continuous improvements are instigated across the network.
·Record and upload video survey files.
·To survey/inspect/assess/evaluate and/or collect and record asset information across the network as requested by the Asset Manager.
·Ensure that all network related information is reported back to and relayed via The Hub.
·Report back all information/issues related to the network to ensure the Asset Manager is fully aware of and kept up to date of any developments occurring on the network.
·Promote a safe working environment at all times for yourself and others, keeping up to date with Risk Assessments for all Highway Inspections implementing all relevant controls.
·Perform Cycled Inspections across the network undertaken by Bicycle equipped with measuring/recording equipment to identify and report issues specific to cyclists.
·Identify Better Streets issues for prioritisation with employers.
·Inspect the quality of the Highway Boundary and identify adjacent buildings and landscapes that have a significant negative visual or tangible impact on the network.
·Identify issues of concern to residents and stakeholders in each inspection area.
·As 'Custodian of the Network' report any issues not covered by the inspection regime for the general betterment of the Network.
·Perform License Enforcement and Third Party Supervision.
·To carry out other duties consistent with the above that may be directed or implied from time to time as required commensurate to the post and/or instructed by the line Manager.
·Devise and oversee audit regime for inspections.
·Ensure the Inspection Schedule is up to date and meets all contractual requirements for inspections.
·Compiling monthly reports for inspections (SI Band 1 & 2/Red Route)
·Updating METROS (Maintenance and Enforcement of the Traffic Regulation Order System)
·Provide training and guidance to other members of the inspection team
·Ensure the quality and completeness of Inspection information compiled by the Inspection Team
·Ensure Risks Assessments are up to date and reflect the current hazards and risk on the network
If you feel that you are right for this job technically, but the rate, location or seniority does not suit you specifically then please still feel free to send us your CV. We constantly recruit for jobs 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 job for now, we always welcome calls from Highways, Traffic & Parking professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Our specialist team has a combined 70+ years' experience in this market. Please call Phoebe at Carrington West on 02393 876043 for more information.

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