Transport Designer / Technician

Vacancy posted: Wednesday, 11 January 2017

Location: Edinburgh

Closing date: 25 January 2017
Job ref. no.: 628004457

Purpose of Job
To temporarily support and assist the Transport Operational Manager / Senior Engineer in the effective delivery of a variety of transport maintenance and improvement projects through the provision of a comprehensive engineering, design and construction supervision service.

Essential - AutoCAD and understanding of Transport / Roads Design & contract/site supervision.

MAJOR TASKS/JOB ACTIVITIES

Develop and manage the implementation of roads and transport improvement projects including:-

Assist in contract administration and project management including preparation of drawings and specifications for maintenance, development and other work contracts,
Bills of Quantities, lump sum, schedule of rates, works orders and tenders;

Implementation and maintenance of a system for assessing prospective tenderers;

Ensuring compliance with Health and Safety legislation;

Undertaken all work in compliance with the Departmental Quality Management System;

Ensuring compliance with Departmental Policy/Standing Orders/Local Transport

Strategy; Undertaking and/or managing preliminary and detailed design work eg traffic signs and road markings. This will include: undertaking measurements, surveys, preparation of technical drawings/plans using bespoke IT packages (AutoCAD);

The consideration of environmental implications of design and project implementation;

Liaising, consulting and engaging with other sections/Departments, statutory undertakers, landowners and other stakeholders involved in or affected by a project;

Assist in the preparation of professional reports for both technical and non-technical readers.

Community and schools road safety and active travel liaison within the Localities;

If this sounds like you and you are interested in this exciting opportunity please apply now! registrations are taking place immediately.

Adecco is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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Contact Name Adecco
Telephone 0131 220 7801

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