Principal Traffic Engineer

Telford, Shropshire
£34,106 - £37,107 - PO6/SCP 38
05 Dec 2018
31 Jan 2019
Job role
Contract Type
Full time

Highways, Transport & Engineering Services

Principal Traffic Engineer

£34,106 - £37,107 per annum


37 hours

 The post holder will:

  • Provide project leadership on the design, implementation and project management on major traffic engineering schemes.
  • To provide the teams focal point for providing technical advice on all traffic engineering matters within the Council, to external clients and to members of the public.
  • Undertake and lead on technical work related to Network Management to ensure that the Council fulfils its duties under legislation such as the Traffic Management Act (TMA), the Highways Act and the Road Traffic Regulation Act.
  • Be the lead design Engineer as part of a wider team delivering traffic management and road safety schemes, alongside the design, management and maintenance of traffic signals in the borough.
  • Project manage technical work related to the design of new traffic signal installations and will work in a senior position to operate and develop the Urban Traffic Management and Control Centre (UTMC/UTC) to ensure that use of modern communications technology fully underpins the operation of a safe and free flowing transport network in the borough.
  • Provide technical advice on traffic and road safety engineering matters within the Service Area, Senior Management, Council Members, and members of the public and others within the Council.

For further informaton on the role please click on the job description and person specification which is available below.

Please note employees who are at risk will be considered first for this position. Only if an appointment is not made will other candidates be considered.

Please complete the online application form as CVs will not be accepted.

We are committed to equality and diversity.

Supporting documents
Principal Traffic Engineer - JD & Person Spec