3 MONTH ASSIGNMENT
MONDAY - FRIDAY 9am - 5pm
Main responsibilities of a highway inspector :
Carry out inspections of all carriageways and footways on set routes determined by highway responsive maintenance systems, including suspected defect sites reported by members of the public.
Use a highway responsive maintenance system Mayrise (or alternative) to access highway inspection and repairs order information, word processing, digital photography and e-mail computer software.
Assist with traffic management arrangements resulting from incidents affecting the operation of the highway and in restoring the network to normal operation
Liaise with the responsive maintenance contractor, arrange and take part in site meetings to agree defect problems found and remedial works required.
The review of temporary traffic management arrangements and the required temporary traffic management orders at specific sites including liaison with utility companies and emergency services.
A Highway Inspector must have :
Knowledge of highway maintenance and management issues
Full current UK drivers' licence or other driving licence valid on UK roads
Up to experience in highway construction, maintenance or management
Experience involving highway construction materials, techniques and specifications
A minimum of experience in undertaking either highways or street works inspections
Ability to use optical and digital cameras and electronic capture devices
This is an excellent opportunity for a highway inspector offering a competitive rate at a desired local authority.