Job Title: Compliance Officer
Salary: £24,982 - £27,041
Full-Time: 37 hours
As a Highway Authority, Worcestershire County Council (WCC) has responsibility for co-ordinating all works on the highway network of Worcestershire. Both WCC and undertakers are required to give notice to each other of their intended works. This process is aimed at assessing the impact on any works to minimise disruption to traffic networks and any foreseeable inconvenience which could be caused to street/road users.
WCC carries out these duties under the New Roads & Street Works Act (NRSWA) / Traffic Management Act (TMA) 2004 taking action to ensure compliance by all works promoters
All works promoters are required to apply for a permit from the highway authority and WCC issues these through the joint permit scheme West and Shires Permit scheme (WaSP)
Our Street Works team are looking for a dynamic individual that is a good team player with good communication skills to fill the role of the Compliance Officer
The successful applicant will review and process applications for Temporary Traffic Regulation Orders as part of our duty to co-ordinate works on the highway. The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order applications range from full road closures to speed restriction and footpath closures for works undertaken by utilities, private contractors and developers on the public highway. Applicants should have a background in understanding working on the highway as well as a willingness and enthusiasm to work in an often changing environment.
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Application Closing Date: Friday 30th April 2021,
Proposed Interview Date: Friday 7th May 2021,