Technician (Road Safety)

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 17/10/2018 23:59
Grade 2, 4 or 6 £17,972 - £28,221. Recruitment to any technician post within the Infrastructure and Transportation Directorate can be at either grade 2, 4 or 6 based on qualifications, length of experience set out in years and meeting required competencies.
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Traffic / Highways / Road Safety
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Jack Crawford House
Post Number:
Closing date:
17 Oct
Further Information

Sunderland City Council requires an enthusiastic individual who has demonstrable knowledge and expertise in the delivery of road safety services. The role involves education, training, publicity and engineering through safer routes to school, sustainable travel, school crossing patrol service, child pedestrian and bikeability training. Managing risk for all road safety staff, and services whilst also ensuring safeguarding of staff, pupils and volunteers through training, legislation and safer recruiting. Provision of road safety advice to internal and external bodies. Undertaking accident collision investigation and road safety audits for both internal and externally delivered schemes.

You will also contribute towards the development and improvement of the service and assist in the planning for longer term road safety needs in the city in working with colleagues, including consultants in examining and formulating recommendations for investment in education and training across the city.

You will ideally be from a Road Safety or Traffic and Transportation Engineering background, and will preferably have suitable experience within a Road Safety Education environment and / or allied field such as experience in the delivery of education and training and demonstrate the ability to manage, supervise and monitor a number of projects simultaneously.

Please note previous applicants need not apply

For an informal discussion please contact the Recruiting Manager Paul Lewins on 0191 561 2445 or email

Applications should be made on-line at For further assistance contact the Org Man & Resourcing Services Team by Telephone: 0191 561 1755 . Email: Please note that CV’s are not acceptable. Please note that all communication regarding your application for this post will be sent to the email address that you have registered online with North East Jobs, including your invitation to any online assessment you are required to undertake and your to invite to interview if you are short-listed. Please check your email inbox after the closing date for notifications as you may not be notified by any other means. Please remember to check your junk mail items. Please be advised if you have not heard from us in six weeks after the closing date please assume you have not been shortlisted.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.