Streetworks Inspector

Posted 24 January 2023
Salary £21.71 - 21.71 per hour
Job type Contract - Full Time
Discipline Highways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NameMegan Knight

Job description

Streetworks Inspector
Carrington West is recruiting for a Streetworks Inspector based in Somerset.
The Street Works Inspector/ NRSWA Inspector will carrying out systematic and ad hoc site inspections, investigations and surveys of street works, road works and highway licences in relation to the New Roads and Street Works Act 1991 (NRSWA), the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 the Traffic Management Act 2004 (TMA) and all other associated regulations and codes of practice relevant to highways legislation.
The Street Works Inspector/ NRSWA Inspector will:
-Gather and produce evidence to support and enforce breaches in highway legislation or health & safety. Where required, assist the Network Manager in carrying out prosecutions and / or act as a witness for such evidence in court cases that relate to activities on or adjacent to the public highway.
-Assist the Senior Technician in relation to highway licences, diversion routes or other highway network related matters. Providing cover of basic operational functions relating to the assessment and approval of licences on the Highway for the Senior Technician during periods of absence.
-Operation of NRSWA hosted street works noticing system (confirm desirable), including interrogation/investigation of street works or highway licence notices.
-To be responsible for and lead on a programme of coring, collate, investigate and report findings to the Network Manager.
-Attend site meetings where advice or information is required that relates to temporary traffic management on the highway.
-Attend public meetings to provide technical information about particular schemes and represent the highway/water management authority.
-Escalate any emergencies found on the network accordingly.
-Undertake bespoke data and asset analysis and auditing to support contract monitoring and service performance by others or recommendations for service improvements.
For further information on the role, please call Megan Knight at Carrington West on 02393 876082 or email
What you need to do now:
If you are interested in this role and fit the criteria above, please send us your application today. If you have any questions about the vacancy, please contact Megan at Carrington West on 02393 876082
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