Highways Inspector

£19,554 - £23,836
10 Sep 2019
01 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full time

The Place and Economy Department is at the forefront of making sure Cambridgeshire is open for business. These Highway Inspector roles are based in the Highways Service and provide an excellent opportunity for enthusiastic individuals looking to join our highways team.

These roles are to carry out programmed and ad hoc inspections of the road network and deal with emergency and safety defects in accordance with the Highway Operational Standards. You will also be required to provide appropriate evidence to support inspections and provide information on the condition of the highway in response to third party claims, insurance issues arising on the highway. You will be an excellent communicator, both verbal and written and be able to build relationships with customers, businesses, partner organisations and other stakeholders.

We are looking for candidates who have experience of highways maintenance and have a sound technical understanding of highways. You will be expected to be able to manage highway work; works ordering and dealing with correspondence in a geographical area.

Ideally you will have extensive relevant experience. We operate from a number of bases across Cambridgeshire. We have two opportunities one of which will be based at Witchford Highways Depot and the other based at March Highways Depot.

For informal enquires please contact:
Witchford Depot - steve.alexander@cambridgeshire.gov.uk 
March Depot - martin.brooker@cambridgeshire.gov.uk 

Interviews will be held on 11th October.

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