Road Safety Officer - Salford

Location
Salford
Salary
£25000 - £30000 per annum + Company Pension + benefits
Posted
22 Apr 2017
Closes
20 May 2017
Ref
SKRSA2104
Contact
Syinthu Kugathasan
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Road Safety Officer

Salford

£25,000 - £30,000

My client, a global multidisciplinary Engineering consultancy is searching for a Road Safety Officer to join their Traffic and Transportation team based in Salford.

Suitable candidates will need to possess

* Clear understanding of Collision Investigation and particularly Road Safety Auditing.
* Proven experience in Casualty Reduction, including the design, implementation and supervision of reduction measures.
* The ability to complete Road Safety Audits in respect of the UK Highway Agencies Standard HD 19/15
* The ability to lead meetings with clear communication and excellent presentation skills. Candidates will also need to motivate others during meetings and clarify any issues across departments.
* The ability to produce clear, concise reports.
* Effective decision making, which are supported by reasoned arguments.
* Independence to work with minimum supervision, whilst still demonstrating the ability to work in a team.
* Knowledge and experience of relevant legislation, standards and procedures.
* Computer literate with knowledge of relevant software such as

* Microsoft Office
* AutoCAD
* MapInfo
* GMAXI

This exciting role will offer candidates the chance to join a Traffic and Transportation team in Salford.

Successful candidates will be required to

* Investigate and recognise which sites which have abnormal levels of collisions and to analyse overall trends.
* Assist in designing and implementing cost effective remedial measures for specific sites using standard approaches as well as taking innovative measures.
* Conducting questionnaires, public exhibitions, presentations and focus groups.
* Undertaking Road Safety Audits at Stages 1 to 4
* Using and applying current/relevant legislation, design standards, codes of practice and other technical advice notes relevant to the field of Collision Investigation.
* Presenting reports for Traffic Management Units, Lead Member briefings and Traffic Advisory Panel meetings.
* Prepare advice for Councillors, other Directorates, Divisions and the public.

This role comes with a competitive starting salary, a company pension scheme and additional benefits.

If this position is of interest to you or if you are searching for other available vacancies relation to Traffic Engineering please do not hesitate to contact Syinthu Kugathasan on 01792 365000 or email syinthu.kugathasan@penguinrecruitment.co.uk. We have many more vacancies available on our website at www.penguinrecruitment.co.uk. This is a permanent, full time role.

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