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Principal Traffic Signal Engineer

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Principal Traffic Signal Engineer

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Highways, Transport & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £45 - 50 per hour

  • Contact:

    Harriet Simmonds

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 051

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


An exciting opportunity has arisen for two experienced Principal Traffic Signals Engineers to come and join a busy Urban Traffic Management and Control Team in West Yorkshire.

The main duties of the experienced Principal Traffic Signals Engineer are:

  • Oversee the management of the UTC and all other UTMC assets including maintenance, operations, and fault identification.
  • Oversee the day-to-day management of the Traffic Signals Maintenance Contractor offering technical support and ensuring contractual compliance.  
  • Oversee the day-to-day management of the UTC Wi-Fi communications systems including fault identification, system stability and future expansion.
  • Work with colleagues in Highways Network Management to co-ordinate statutory undertakers work on the highway.
  • Undertake, and supervise others in the supervision of works being undertaken on site, and keep clear and accurate records of your daily activities
  • Oversee the recharging of damage to UTC/UTMC assets with colleagues in Recoveries and Finance.
  • Undertake project and programme management, managing resources and budgets.

For a full description and further information on the role, please call Harriet Simmonds at Carrington West on 02393 876051.


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 40+ years' experience in this market. Please call Harriet at Carrington West on 02393 876051 for more information.

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