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Traffic Control Technician

Northampton, Northamptonshire
Job Type
8 Sep 2022
Job Title: Traffic Control Technician Location: Brixworth Business Area: Highways Contract/Hours: Permanent, Full time Salary: Competitive + Pension + Benefits At Kier, we are Collaborative, Trusted and Focused, with Safety at the heart of everything we do. We are currently looking for a Traffic Control Technician to join our Highways team in Brixworth to assist with various aspects of the operational management functions within a busy traffic control room and traffic signal design team. Key Responsibilities In this exciting Traffic Control Technician role, you'll help deliver a customer focused service through effective management of our road network, by dealing with internal and external customers who are involved or impacted by incidents. You'll be required to monitor the traffic flows via CCTV for traffic congestion and incidents, including the monitoring of fault management systems (FMS), Urban Traffic Control (UTC) and Remote Monitoring Systems (RMS). In addition, you'll be able to work under pressure and respond quickly to faults and incidents, coordinate communications between colleagues, partners and stakeholders and provide accurate and timely information, taking appropriate action to deal with any incident that impacts the flow of traffic. What do we need from you? Educated to A Level/BTEC (ideally IT/Computing/Science subjects) Confident with strong communication skills Thoroughness and attention to detail Customer focused Flexible approach to working, some weekend working may be needed Understanding of traffic control/CCTV systems and operations would be beneficial At Kier, we're proud to be able to offer our fantastic employees a wide variety of benefits that you can tailor to your needs. Some of our benefits include: New and enhanced family friendly policies with 8 weeks paternity leave, 26 weeks maternity leave, pregnancy loss leave, surrogacy leave and important guidance on the menopause and the support we can offer A competitive annual holiday entitlement with opportunities to buy/sell leave A fantastic, matched pension scheme Share in the success you help to create by investing in Kier through our sharesave and share incentive plans. 24/7 virtual GP service for you and your family Kier's Green Car Scheme A huge range of deals and discounts at many your favourite brands And many, many more! Find out more here about the great rewards and benefits we offer our employees. Kier is committed to creating supportive and inclusive opportunities for all our applicants and employees. We appreciate applicants from all backgrounds and we specifically encourage those from underrepresented communities to apply. Visit our website to learn more about our commitments to diversity and inclusion. If you require any reasonable adjustments during any part of the application process, please let us know so we can discuss and arrange these by emailing (url removed). Closing Date: 6th October 2022 Please note, interviews may take place before the closing date, and we reserve the right to close applications early. Recruitment agencies - we are unable to accept unsolicited CVs and communications from external recruiters. The recruitment team will engage with agencies who have signed up to our PSL should we require assistance. For further information, visit our careers help page
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  • Job Reference: 707264540-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Kier Group Plc
    Kier Group Plc
  • Location: Northampton, Northamptonshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent