Highways inspector

April 12, 2024

Job Description

Major Recruitment are currently recruiting for a Highways inspector in Glasgow

You will play an active and responsive role in the planning system by taking a proactive approach, helping to ensure that new developments are well located and planned for, and the travel demands they create are also managed and sustainable for the strategic road network.

Location: Glasgow, G5

Working hours: 5 days in the office, 0830 to 1700 with 30-minute lunch within that period.

Rate of pay: 13.63.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide support to the Journey Time Reliability Coordinator, to minimise disruption to the travelling public by managing the allocation of road space and coordination of all works.
  • Manage the population and maintenance of the Traffic Scotland CMS system and ensure that all contract requirements in relation to its operation are fulfilled.
  • Deal with road space enquiries from Statutory Undertakers, Third Parties and Local Authorities.
  • Produce programmes of works and reports for meetings ensuring compliance with contractual requirements.
  • Liaise with utilities and all others proposing works on the network to ensure that the conduct of their work is compliant with the current codes of practice and legal and contractual requirements.
  • Maintain contact with the road works community through participation in all relevant local and area Roads Authority and Utility Committee Meetings (RAUCS)
  • Ensure KPI targets are being achieved.

Qualifications & Experience

  • Strong Administration Background
  • Strong IT skills
  • Must be able to deal in a fast paced environment

To be successful in this role you must have held of the below roles:

  • Road space coordinator
  • Highways inspector
  • Highways coordinator
  • Highways planner
  • Highways improvement
  • Control room Co-ordinator.
  • Highways control room