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NRSWA Inspector

  • Job reference: JAMC679
  • Location: Hackney, London
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Area of Expertise: Highways Engineers (All Levels), Project Management, Project Management
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Job description: A Local Authority based in East London is looking for a NRSWA Inspector to join their team. This is a full time, temporary ongoing agency role and the successful candidate must have a full relevant NRSWA qualification, strong experience within highways/street works teams and ideally a strong background in Local Authority projects.

The main purpose of the role is to deliver, on a day-to-day basis, a qualitative, efficient and effective highway inspection service, based on best practice and the delivery of high quality outcomes, to progress and assist in managing highway engineering matters.

The main responsibilities associated with the role are as follows;

To ensure, in conjunction with colleagues, that statutory and legal obligations are delivered and communicated in a customer-focussed manner, optimising available resources.
To ensure compliance with and enforcement of relevant Health and Safety and Highways legislation.
To be accountable to the Senior Engineer for achieving agreed Service outcomes, timely and effective engineering solutions and personal appraisal targets which uphold the Council's Core Values and meet the challenges of Best Value and Comprehensive Performance Assessment.
To be an active member of and contribute to the development of the Highway and Engineering Team.
In conjunction with the Senior Engineer put into practical operation the key objectives of the Council and the Service in relation to street lighting, street furniture, civil and / or highway engineering issues and related matters.
To ensure that duties are carried out in accordance with the Council's policies and Code of Conduct, with full regard to the Council's Equal Opportunities Policy.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate the following competencies/attributes;

A qualification in Highway or Civil Engineering or equivalent.
NRSWA Supervisors accreditation.
Demonstrable engineering experience in highway inspections.
A good understanding and knowledge of relevant highway and traffic legislation, procedures, codes of practice, regulations, licensing and best practice in customer care.
Knowledge of street lighting, street furniture, civil and highway engineering issues as they affect the inner city and the highway infrastructure.
Knowledge of Best Value legislation, performance indicators etc.

The client is looking to move quickly with appointing to this position and as such, are offering £20p/hr Umbrella ltd (approx. £520 NET p/week after deductions) for the duration of the role. If this position sounds of interest, please email a copy of your up to date CV to or call Jamal at Service Care Construction on 01772 208967.

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