Jacobs Engineer/Senior Engineer - Operational Road Safety in Cardiff, United Kingdom

Engineer/Senior Engineer - Operational Road Safety


Jacobs is one of the world's largest and mostdiverse providers of professional technical services to industrial, commercialand government clients. With revenues approaching $11billion and over 63,000employees across the globe, we're continuing to grow our business everyyear.

We are looking for talented people to join usacross theUKandto continue our focus on building relationships and delighting our clients (90%of our business is repeat business). Inreturn we have opportunities to work on unique and exciting projects, and astable platform upon which to develop your career.

Jacobs has an enviable reputation in the UK civilengineering consultancy sector as a result of a portfolio of high profileprojects.

We are wishing to recruit an enthusiastic RoadSafety Engineer/Senior Engineer to the Cardiff office to join our experiencednational Operational Road Safety team, where you will have every opportunity tomake your mark and influence the continuing growth of Jacobs.

Position Summary

You will beinvolved in the delivery of a wide range of road safety-related projects andactivities for various high profile clients across the UK. In order for you tofulfil this role you must therefore have an interest in Road Safety and theneed for collision investigation and prevention, road safety audit, and designteam support.



  • Demonstrable experience in Collision Investigation and Prevention (CIP),road safety audit, and design team support

  • Ability to produce clear, precise and coherent analysis, reports andnarrative setting out the findings of road safety investigations

  • Degree qualified or equivalent, you will have experience as a Road SafetyEngineer for road safety studies with the ability to contribute to the successof a range of high profile transport projects

  • Membership, or working towards membership of a relevant institution

  • Member of Society of Road Safety Auditors (MSoRSA) or eligible toachieve MSoRSA

  • Approved Road Safety Audit Team Member in accordance with HD19/15 forstrategic network projects (Highways England; Welsh Government; TransportScotland)

  • Strong working knowledge of Design Manual for Roads and Bridges (DMRB),and current design best practice including Manual for Streets, Manual forStreets II

  • Ability to work both as part of a sophisticated multi-disciplinary teamas well as possessing the ability to work independently to solve problems

  • Experience of AutoCAD


  • Approved Road Safety Audit Team Leader in accordance with HD19/15 forstrategic network projects (Highways England; Welsh Government; TransportScotland)

  • Holder of Certificate of Competence in Road Safety Audit (via a HighwaysEngland approved route, currently TMS or SoRSA) or eligible to achieve thiswith no further experience or qualification

  • Recent experience in working on the Highways Agency Smart Motorway programme and knowledge of PCF products

  • Experience in other relevant disciplines including highway design

  • Research experience


We offer a competitive package which includesa Pension and Life Assurance Scheme and the opportunity to participate in ourFlexible Benefits programme which offers up to 32 days holiday per annum and arange of additional benefits.

Successful candidates will beasked to complete a Baseline Personnel Security Standard Pre-Employment checkand will be required to undergo various checks including: Identity, Right to Work;Employment/Education History and Criminal Record. If you are unable tomeet this and any associated criteria, then your employment may be delayed orrejected.

JACOBS is an EqualOpportunities Employer and is committed to the safety and wellbeing of all.

Primary Location United Kingdom-United Kingdom Countrywide-Cardiff

Req ID: BIA0000FC