Traffic Engineer

Posted 22 August 2023
Salary £35 - 40 per hour
Job type Contract - Full Time
DisciplineHighways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NameZubair Ahmed

Job description

An opportunity has arisen for a Traffic Engineer or Senior Traffic Engineer with experience in scheme design and delivery to join a client in Oxford, working on various schemes.
Your main duties include supporting in the designing and delivery a range of public realm / highway improvement schemes, active travel and cycling projects across the area as well as other traffic engineering related programmes.
This is a full-time contract position. The rate on offer is £35 - £40 per hour. Flexible working is on offer for the role.
The Role
·Collaborate with multidisciplinary teams to develop and implement traffic engineering solutions that address congestion, safety, and mobility challenges.
·Using AutoCAD to design a range of highways and public realm improvement schemes including footways, control crossings, signalised intersections, roundabouts.
·Carrying out feasibility studies in relation to cycling and sustainable transport schemes.
·Delivering projects and programmes of works across the area.
·Conduct traffic impact assessments for proposed developments and provide recommendations for optimizing traffic flow and safety.
·Stay updated on industry best practices, standards, and emerging technologies in traffic engineering.
·Liaise with government agencies, stakeholders, and clients to present findings and propose solutions.
The Ideal Candidate
·Ideally degree qualified in a related engineering field, relevant experience is considered in lieu of this.
·4+ years of experience in a similar role.
·Proficiency with AutoCAD.
·Happy to visit site.
·Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to interpret complex data and draw meaningful conclusions.
·Familiarity with relevant transportation standards, guidelines, and regulations.
·Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, to effectively convey technical information to both technical and non-technical audiences.
·Experience with sustainable transportation solutions and active transportation planning is a plus.
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 click APPLY NOW or contact Zubair Ahmed at Carrington West for more information on 02393 876065.
If you feel that you are right for this job 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 jobs 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 job for now, we always welcome calls from Highways, Traffic & Parking 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 Zubair at Carrington West on 02393 876065 for more information.
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