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Highways Safety Inspector

  • Location:

    Greater London

  • Sector:

    Highways, Transport & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £26 - 28 per hour

  • Contact:

    Phoebe Kingston

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 043

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  • Published:

    9 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


Highways Safety Inspector
We are currently assisting one of our clients based in Central London to find an experienced and available Highways Safety Inspector
Specific Accountabilities:
·Perform and accurately report Safety Inspections across the road network as set out in the Inspection Schedule.
·Perform and accurately report Service Inspections across the road network as set out in the Inspection Schedule.
·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.
·To upload inspection files to the asset management system.
·To 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 Network Control Centre.
·Report back all information/issues related to the network to ensure the Inspection 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.
·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.
·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.
Person Specification
·Possess a full UK driving licence
·Ability to attain the necessary certification required to perform the role including but not exclusive to 'Highway Safety Inspection Training and Assessment Programme City and Guilds 6033'
·Ability to collect accurate asset and defect information
·Ability to provide accurate asset information to other team members in various formats
·Possess competent IT skills including the ability to adapt to various software and hardware
·Ability to manage time and workloads to a strict inspection schedule and complete tasks in a timely manner
·Possess a personal fitness level to be able to spend the majority of the role outdoors walking the network in all weather conditions
·Ability to continually develop professional knowledge, skills and behaviours
·Ability to communicate effectively within all mediums
·Ability to coordinate and collaborate with other team members
·Ability to show continual improvement in the role and to the wider organisation
·Ability to identify necessary business changes processes to streamline efficiency
For a full description and further information on the role, please call Phoebe Kingston at Carrington West on 02393 876043 or email

If you feel that you are right for this role 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 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, Traffic & Transportation professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Our specialist team has a combined 25+ years experience in this market. Please call Phoebe at Carrington West on 02393 876043 for more information

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