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Gordon HouseBlackhall Road, AB51 3WA
£26,235 - £26,954 per year
Contract Type:
Position Type:
Full Time
36.25 hours per week

Job Description

Do you have an interest in road maintenance and safety? If you have a keen eye for detail and a commitment to ensuring our roads are in top shape, we invite you to consider a rewarding career as a Road Inspector with Aberdeenshire Council.

Location: Inverurie

Service: Roads and Infrastructure, Infrastructure Services

Reports to: Senior Roads Engineer

Role Overview: As a Road Inspector, your primary responsibility is to conduct thorough road inspections and assess road-related issues. Your role is critical in maintaining the safety and efficiency of our road network, contributing to the well-being of our community.

Key Responsibilities:

Inspections: You will be responsible for performing comprehensive road inspections, meticulously assessing road conditions, and analysing road-related issues. Based on your assessments, you will provide information for the maintenance team to be able to carry out road repairs to high safety standards. Additionally, you'll conduct inspections related to the New Roads and Street Works Act (NRSWA) to ensure compliance and safety standards.

Communication: Effective communication skills are essential as you'll address complaints and inquiries from various stakeholders, maintaining strong relations with internal and external contacts.

Collaboration: Working with utilities and other entities seeking road network access is crucial, where you'll facilitate coordination and minimize disruptions.

What We Need From You:

  • HAUC Supervisor Certificate: We’re committed to helping you excel. If not already held, we’ll support you in obtaining a HAUC Supervisor Certificate.
  • Current and clean driving license: Required for driving Aberdeenshire Council vehicles.

Join Us: If you are committed to maintaining safe and efficient roads within our community and meet the qualifications and requirements outlined, we encourage you to apply. Help pave the way to a brighter future for our roads and be part of our dedicated team at Aberdeenshire Council!

Submit your application today and become an essential part of our road maintenance team!

This post has a minimum requirement of one reference which must be your current or most recent employer.

Informal Enquiries to Jonathan Sharp - 01467 535993


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