Job Title: Traffic Engineer / Traffic Project Engineer
Location: East London
Sector: Public Sector / Local Authority
Duration: 3 Months +
Pay: £negotiable PH
The Client is an East London based Local Authority who have an immediate need for an experienced Traffic Engineer / Senior Traffic Project Engineer to take responsibility to develop, design and deliver several traffic regeneration programs. The Traffic Engineer must be familiar with Public Consultation works and adopting the community's perspective to shape the project and adopt a balanced approach. Recent experience on similarTraffis Scheme Works would be essential
The successful candidate will be expected to take the responsibility for design, consulation and delivery of Public Realm Schemes with the minimum of supervison on projects up to a value of £500K to £750k.
Experience in preparing contract document is essential.A suitably qualified person with a minimum of 10 years working in a Traffic Engineer’s (or similar) role, preferably in a local government /transportation consultancy setting, with detailed knowledge of and experience in the development and implementation of traffic management projects, such as Traffic Calming Schemes, Junction improvements, Safety Rufuges and 20 mph zones.
The person must have excellent communication skills, as he/she will be required to prepare reports and letters, and will be required to communicate with customers in person, in writing and by telephone. The person must also be highly numerate. Experience of preparing documentation for and undertaking consultation exercises with the public would also be an advantage.
The post involves the use of computers, and ideally the candidate should be proficient in the use of Microsoft Office and AutoCAD software packages. It would also be useful if the person has experience in the use of Key Lines, Autotrack and Autosign.