Senior Highways Engineer (Road Safety)

Location
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Salary
£45,859 - £50, 654
Posted
03 Mar 2021
Closes
02 Apr 2021
Ref
JE1924
Job role
Engineer
Contract Type
Full time

MK is growing and so are we!

We’re looking for talented individuals to be part of our expanding team working on everything from local schemes to large £multi-million projects. We have a variety of roles available now covering a wide range of skills and experience within the highways sector. ​

So, if you are looking for a new challenge and want to be part of our growing team get in touch to find out more or apply.​

No agencies, please.

About us

Milton Keynes is a place of opportunity.

The city is expanding through housing and industrial development and with our ‘can do’ attitude we embrace innovation and technologies such as the e-scooters, driverless pods and cars, delivery robots and rapid transit systems.

The Council’s Highways team is a key part of this development.

Our Scheme teams work closely with developers in the new areas of the city and our Asset team are always looking at how we can apply new techniques and technology to maintain our roads, the unique redway network and other assets. We’re also involved in big events that come to MK like the Rugby World Cup and Women’s UEFA!

The opportunities to grow and learn as an individual and a professional are here. We support and develop our Highways team to be the best they can be, whether it’s training opportunities or getting involved in different projects to get the right experience.

If you want to know more why not have a chat with us or better still, see what our own employees say about working in Highways in MK on our YouTube channel https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SQ0rlgM0v3k

The role

We are looking for an enthusiastic Senior Road Safety Engineer to manage the process of reducing road traffic collisions and casualties through the management of analysis of collision and casualty data, the implementation and monitoring of annual programmes of Road Safety engineering schemes.

To ensure the safety of all road users and pedestrians in the Milton Keynes area by management of and the undertaking of expert safety audit of all new schemes on the highway. The engineer will be leading the road safety audits for internal and external designs from planning stage to handover to the network.

To manage the Milton Keynes Council computer road traffic collision and casualty database (AccsMap) in conjunction with Thames Valley Police and other key partners.

For an informal discussion about this role please call 07586 543491 (Mon-Fri 9am -5pm) or leave a voicemail with your contact details outside these hours and we will call you back.

Closing date for applications is 5pm on Friday 2 April 2021.

In return we can offer:

Annual Leave

An initial 27 days holiday per year in addition to statutory and public holidays.

Pension 

Local Government Pension Scheme with 19.7% employer contribution

Health & Wellbeing

Trained Health Champions to signpost and support

Shopping Discounts

Including supermarkets, travel and gym memberships

Work-Life Balance

Flexi time, part time, job share and term time only working options

Training and Support

Access to development courses, coaching, mentoring and support