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Senior Inspector

  • Location: Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
  • Sector: Civil Engineering & Infrastructure
  • Position: Supervisor
  • Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + B
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: 110717SKSWI_1499759349
Job description

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Having arrived in the UK in 2000 and my client are now one of the UKs largest contractors with over 5,000 employees across the country.

Heavily focused on staff representing their company values they operate across a mix of Custodial, Build, Defence, Energy, Highways, Water, Rail and Healthcare projects and turnover in the excess of £1bn per year.

With the extension of their highways work in Wales and the South West of England my client are now looking to bring on board high quality production staff to support their quality work portfolio on highways projects in the region.

Your Job

My client are looking for a Senior Highways and Streetworks Inspector to join their highways team in Peterborough.

Peterborough Highways Services requires a Senior Inspector to lead and coordinate the inspections team reporting in to the Operations Delivery Manager

As a result you will,
  • Provide line manager duties to a team of inspectors
  • Assist with the identification of schemes
  • Coordinate the issuing of works packages from the inspections team i.e. surfacing, patching, lining etc.
  • Oversee and manage an inspection area within Peterborough
  • Inspect and assess the highway and former housing land networks in the Councils area and maintain records of conditions
  • Inspect all aspects of work carried out by Utility Companies, in accordance with New Roads and Street Works Act regulations
  • Manage the budgets allocated to various areas of work
  • Carry out investigations, design and costing of small schemes


Your Skills
  • Knowledge of highways construction & New Roads and Street Works Act including materials, drainage, signage and road markings
  • Knowledge of The Traffic Management Act
  • Knowledge of Chapter 8 of the Traffic Signs Manual
  • Working understanding of Windows & Microsoft packages (including: Word, Excel, E-mail, Internet)
  • Experience of preparing photographic and written evidence of infringements