Location Preston, North West, England

Hours Full Time

Term Permanent

Type Employed

Salary Under £20k a year

Job Reference: 210002PN / LCRIG21206
Date Posted: 21 September 2021
Closing Date: 10th Oct, 2021

Company description

Salary £25,481-£29,577 per annum

Permanent, Full Time, 37 hours per week

Road Safety

This is an excellent opportunity to make a difference and to develop your career – a wide range of training and development opportunities will be provided.

Lancashire County Council’s Road Safety Team are looking for an exceptional new team member to join a multi-disciplinary team working with partners and colleagues to implement Lancashire’s Towards Zero Road Safety Strategy, delivering speed management solutions and improvements, education, engineering and enforcement strategies.

We serve a population of 1.2 million living in cities, towns and rural villages with a diverse geography and demographic providing a wide variety of road safety challenges.


Job description

The Road Safety Technician will engage with residents, elected members, local community groups and member organisations of the Lancashire Road Safety Partnership including emergency services to facilitate delivery of the Towards Zero Lancashire Road Safety Strategy, and in particular the further development, implementation & monitoring of Lancashire’s Speed Management Policy. The post holder will also carry out research, data analysis and evaluation to inform future developments, and assist with the project management & implementation of new interventions. The post holder will be integral in identifying and assisting with the implementation of strategic continuous improvement activities within the team.

Lancashire is a vibrant and striking place to live and work with excellent transport links to other parts of the UK, and easy access to airports in the NW region. The county is a key region linking industry and innovation to strong local heritage, an area of outstanding beauty and popular coastal areas. The large cities of Manchester and Liverpool and the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales National Parks are on our doorstep.

For an informal discussion, please contact:

Keith Bell, Road Safety Assistant Engineer.

Email: [email protected]

You will be required to provide a car for use in connection with the duties of this post and must be insured for business use. However, we may consider you if you cannot drive because of a disability.

In return Lancashire County Council offers a range of benefits, found on our website here

We do not hold a sponsorship licence and can only consider applications from candidates who are legally entitled to work in the UK. If you do not have the right to work in the UK, your application will not progress.

We reserve the right to close down a vacancy early, before the closing date, if we receive sufficient applications.

Job Description & Person Specification

Additional Information
Minimum Salary: £25,481
Maximum Salary: £29,577
Pay Basis: Yearly
Schedule Type: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Hours: 37

Closing Date: Oct 10, 2021

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