Senior Traffic Engineer

Posted 05 December 2023
Salary £42 - 44 per hour
LocationGreater London
Job type Contract - Full Time
Job duration6 Months
Discipline Highways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NamePhoebe Kingston

Job description

Senior Traffic Engineer
You will be involved in some of the most significant and ambitious service initiatives the sector has to offer including the Active Travel, Road Safety Improvement, Low Traffic Neighbourhoods, Sustainable Transport and Bus Priority Improvements. Your work will also contribute to the development of a new Long Term Transport Strategy
Key Responsibilities:
·To develop an evidence base for proposed schemes in their programme and develop an appropriate set of outcomes to address the issues identified.
·To arrange all the necessary site investigations data collection and other scheme evidence as appropriate in order to fully inform proposed design work.
·To develop a range of options as appropriate that will achieve scheme outcomes with a view to the selection of a preferred option.
·To project manage works funded by other Council teams (such as Schools, Regeneration or Housing) and external developers in relation to planning permissions, in association with other Council teams and departments.
·To monitor, evaluate and challenge the work and invoices of consultants or contractors working on projects.
·To maintain, monitor, report, forecast and review the project budgets allocated to the projects in their charge.
·To liaise with other teams and groups both within Environmental Services and the wider Council.
·To respond to inquiries from the public and/or Councillors and to prepare responses.
·To design, manage and implement public consultations and arrange for the dissemination of information to the appropriate stakeholder groups. To record and note comments obtained from the consultations and make alterations as appropriate based on consultation responses.
·To maintain records in a systematic, intuitive and accessible format
For a full description and further information on the role, please call Phoebe Kingston at Carrington West on 02393 876043 or email
Previous experience in Traffic is essential for this role.
Carrington West are also looking for Engineers & Transport Planners with similar backgrounds across the South of UK - please get in touch to find out more.

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 100+ years experience in this market. Please call Phoebe at Carrington West on 02393 876043 for more information

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