|Job Ref:||EMP376623||Employer:||Matchtech Group plc.||Industry:||Highways & Transport||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||Hampshire||Address:||Salary:||Competitive||Post Date:||14/10/2016 21:33|
Our client is looking for a Highways Technician / Inspector |
To provide technical assistance in the delivery of the network management/highway maintenance service, including highways inspections and the design of simple highways maintenance/minor improvement schemes.
To inspect, assess and record the condition of the highway infrastructure to meet the County Council’s statutory obligations and to provide a defence against third party claims.
Needs Identification and Works Prioritisation
To identify maintenance needs and prioritise works orders for minor repairs taking into account customer needs and budgetary constraints.
To respond orally and in writing to enquiries from the public, etc in a courteous and positive manner to meet the County Council’s aims and objectives, particularly with regard to the highways management and maintenance service.
To give evidence at court with respect to the defence of third party claims against the County Council.
Design and Implementation
To design basic maintenance and minor improvement schemes in accordance with established design parameters including drawings, specifications and contract documents.
To supervise, measure and audit highway maintenance and minor improvement works to ensure completion to agreed specifications, departmental standards, relevant health and safety and contractual obligations.
To prepare estimates and works orders for highway maintenance works, monitor and review costs using the standard systems
To assist in regulating the activities of others e.g. utility companies, contractors, etc. on the highway network, in accordance with policies, procedures and statutory obligations to ensure the safety and reliability of the highway network.
To apply for this position, candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK