Road Safety Auditor

Posted 17 January 2024
Salary £28k - 40k per year
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Highways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NameEve Armstrong

Job description

Road Safety Auditor
Our client is looking for a Road Safety Auditor to join their team. The office is in Coventry, and you will be required to come into the office from time to time, they also offer a hybrid working policy. Road Safety Audits completed throughout the UK.   
The company offers a friendly, welcoming work environment, priding themselves on teamwork and collaboration to deliver our expert services, which has led to success.
Depending on individual experience, candidates will be involved in a range of road safety engineering and traffic management project work.
The work includes the following:
·Road Safety Audits (in accordance with DMRB Standard GG 119 Rev 2)
·Safety/risk assessments
·Workplace transport risk assessments
·Collision investigation and prevention studies
·Carrying out Road Safety Audits, as audit team leader or team member (depending on the level of experience), on a wide variety of highway scheme types, ranging from major motorways to minor development access schemes.
·Carrying out Road Safety Audits throughout the UK, there is a significant amount of travel involved as part of this role.  In addition, some road safety auditing work requires site visits after dark (Stage 3 Road Safety Audits) which, in summer months, often results in auditors working/travelling later in the evening. As a result, the role requires a degree of flexibility in working arrangements; this is required from all of those at TMS.
·Detailed collision analysis, problem identification and the development of appropriate solutions/remedial measures that can be recommended and presented to clients.
·The completion of safety/risk assessments and workplace transport risk assessments at highway sites, or within workplace premises such as industrial sites, warehouses, airports, factories etc
Requirements of the role:
·A minimum of two years' experience in the field of road safety engineering or collision investigation.
·Experience of carrying out Road Safety Audits as team member/team leader (in accordance with GG 119) in the past 24 months (with at least five in the last 12 months) and having attended at least 10 days of formal Collision Investigation or Road Safety Engineering training.
·The ability to write clear and concise technical reports accurately with a high standard of English and a good understanding of technical terms.  The writing of technical reports is an integral part of the role.
·Good knowledge of Microsoft Office suite e.g., Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, etc
·Knowledge and experience of current road safety issues, highway design standards and traffic engineering and traffic management techniques.
·Must have held a full driving licence for a minimum of two years and be comfortable driving long distances, driving on the motorway and driving at night.
·National Highways Certificate of Competency in Road Safety Audit
·Membership of SoRSA
·AutoCAD skills would be useful but not essential.
·Competitive salary
·Flexible working hours and ability to earn time off in lieu
·25 days of annual leave. Plus, bank holidays and office closure during Christmas (not taken out of annual leave entitlement)
·Option to buy or sell annual leave (up to 5 days per year)
·Competitive pension scheme
·Westfield healthcare plan
·Death in service benefit of 3x salary
·Dedicated CPD plan

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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