Capita are looking for a Traffic Engineer to join our team in North Tyneside. Capita is a UK multidisciplinary consultancy, providing a broad range of professional services covering the design, engineering, construction, infrastructure and property markets. We cover the whole of the UK with 50 offices and 3700 staff.
The Role: To support the delivery of transportation projects across a variety of disciplines and for a range of both public and private sector clients.
As a Traffic Engineer, you will assist in traffic and transportation studies and the development of local, regional, and national scheme design.
What you'll be doing:
Take a key role in the delivery of Traffic Engineering ensuring quality and timely delivery are at the forefront.
Ensure scheme designs are fully conversant with company requirements and contribute to effective project management.
Assist in the development of links with other areas of the Capita business to maximize Traffic Engineering opportunities.
Engage with internal Capita staff (in other Profit Centers) to develop and maintain relationships in similar fields and across other services.
Ensure successful technical contributions to projects is provided.
Work efficiently to contribute to ensuring that successful financial outcomes are achieved or exceeded for those projects worked on by the through sound business and financial understanding.
Take a proactive approach to the reporting and mitigation of matters which present a risk to the achievement of successful delivery of projects.
Ensure all projects/services are delivered in accordance with Capita’s BMS system
What we're looking for:
Over 3 years’ experience in Traffic Engineering or Civil Engineering related activities.
Good level of knowledge and experience of current Traffic Engineering technical and legal requirements and practices.
Road Layout design, Road Safety and cycling infrastructure design.
Be competent in the use of AutoCAD 2D (3D Desirable) for the development of schemes.
Assist in the development of Road Safety Engineering schemes, such as traffic calming, pedestrian priority, 20mph zones as well as contributing to road safety audits and collision investigation work.
Assist in the development of temporary and permanent traffic management schemes including parking schemes, permit parking, resident parking, the introduction of Traffic Regulation Orders and bus priority measures
About Capita Real Estate and Infrastructure
At Capita Real estate and infrastructure, we create places where people can prosper.
Today, critical infrastructure and public building projects need to be sustainable and environmentally appropriate. They must deliver value for the people that will use them - local communities and businesses - for decades to come. The wide range of demands requires a more holistic approach to design. That’s where we come in.
Our clients rely on our commitment to understanding their challenges and finding smarter solutions, and a broad range of experts offering a distinctively diverse set of skills. Our leadership team, who are practitioners themselves, understand what it takes to deliver.
Our culture is built on over 100 years of delivering excellence and creating solutions for critical infrastructure challenges. This enables us to provide a different perspective and approach; one based on what our clients need and can afford.
From engineering and architectural innovation to environmental sustainability and technologically enabled project delivery, we are renowned for our breadth of expertise and holistic, collaborative approach.
We’re a unique team specializing in infrastructure and buildings; the physical networks which keep the country moving and the places where people and communities can prosper.
What's in it for you?
Salary up to £36,000 (depending upon experience).
Contractual working hours 40 per week.
Annual leave - 25 days (plus statutory).
Company Pension Scheme.
Voluntary Benefit Options, including childcare vouchers, a share save scheme, life assurance, holiday buy, discounted retail vouchers and many more.
Capita Group Benefits, including one relevant professional subscriptions paid for and a Cycle to Work Scheme.
You’ll get the chance to follow your chosen career path anywhere in Capita.
You’ll be joining a network of 55,000 experienced, innovative and dedicated individuals across multiple disciplines and sectors. There are countless opportunities to learn new skills and develop in your career, and we’ll provide the support you need to do just that. Our purpose is to create a better outcome for you.
What we hope you’ll do next:
Choose ‘Apply now’ to fill out our short application, so that we can find out more about you.
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We’re an equal opportunity employer, which means we’ll consider all suitably qualified applicants regardless of gender identity or expression, ethnic origin, nationality, religion or beliefs, age, sexual orientation, disability status or any other protected characteristic. We recruit and develop our people based on merit and their passion for creating better outcomes, and we’re committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. During the application process, you’ll be asked to share your personal characteristics and data with us. This helps us understand our audience so we can make sure we are doing everything we can to attract a diverse range of people and ensure our recruitment processes are fair and inclusive.
Newcastle Upon Tyne