Jacobs Safety Engineer - Highways in Navi Mumbai, India
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We are keen to recruit an experienced Senior Road Safety Engineer to complement our current team. As Senior Road Safety Engineer you will be involved in managing the delivery of a wide range of road safety-related projects and activities, for various high-profile clients across the UK. In order for you to fulfil this role you must therefore have a detailed knowledge and experience of collision investigation and prevention; road safety audit; and design team support.
Here’s What You’ll Need:
Degree qualified or equivalent, you will have experience as a Road Safety Engineer for road safety studies with the ability to contribute to the success of a range of high profile transport projects. Incorporated Engineer or equivalent (IEng; TPP)
Member of Society of Road Safety Auditors (MSoRSA or FSoRSA) or Equivalent, e.g RegRSA or eligible to achieve MSoRSA or FSoRSA. Approved Road Safety Audit Team Leader in accordance with GG119 for strategic network projects (Highways Agency; Welsh Government; Transport Scotland)
Very high level of spoken and written English, specifically in highways-related terminology used in UK, and ability to describe and write complex issues clearly
Training and Experience:
Essential: all candidates must meet a substantial number of these criteria; we recognise that each person’s experience will vary
Experience of operational management of highways especially motorways and trunk roads but also local roads
Knowledge of the of STATS20 UK road traffic collision reporting requirements and experience in using the resulting STATS19 collision data and collision analysis and reporting.
Understanding of UK Road Safety Audit (RSA) process GG119 (and preferably Transport for London’s SQA0170) and format and content of RSA reports.
Experience in writing RSA reports, in particular the wording of ‘problems’ using the format required in GG119, and including identification and description of appropriate ‘recommendations’ to address the problems
Understanding of UK traffic signing and road markings requirements including TSRGD, TSM
Strong working knowledge of DMRB and its use, in particular the main design standards for links and junctions and design aspects affecting operational safety.
Experience in preparation of Departures from Standard (DfS) and/or documenting the safety relevance of the DfS
Understanding of current urban design best practice including Manual for Streets, Manual for Streets II
Understanding of Highways England’s safety governance processes set out in GG104 and relevant PCF products specifically Safety Plan and Combined Safety and Hazard Log Report. Experience of the specific requirements for safety risk assessments in accordance with GG104
Experience of undertaking more general qualitative and quantitative highway safety risk assessments including description of hazards; underlying factors as they affect frequency of occurrence; likelihood of a collision and severity of injury.
Ability to produce clear, precise and coherent analysis, report and narrative setting out the findings of road safety investigations including the evaluation of proposed highway developments through Development Control.
Understanding of the specific needs of vulnerable user groups, specifically motorcycle/moped users; pedestrians cyclists and equestrians, and design issues affecting them. Guidance to designers to provide designs meeting these users’ needs.
Ability to work both as part of a sophisticated multi-disciplinary team as well as possessing the ability to work independently to solve problems.
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