• Location

    Milton Keynes

  • Sector:

    Highways & Transportation

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £33 per hour

  • Contact:

    Joanne Smith

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8972

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    5 months

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:



Our Client is a British based construction and engineering company.  They have high profile schemes throughout the UK. 

They are currently seeking the services of an IQVT Highways Inspector to join their team on a major smart motorways project in Northants. M1 (Jct 13-16)

The project involves:

Converting the motorway between junctions 13 to 16 into four lanes of traffic with no hard shoulder
installing 38 new (and two upgraded) emergency areas with emergency roadside telephones
new overhead gantries and electronic signs to support Variable Mandatory Speed Limits and provide driver information
new and replacement safety barriers in the central reservation and verge areas
CCTV cameras
new noise barriers and partial replacement of the existing noise barrier
planting trees and bushes to replace any removed during construction

Role responsibilities

Reporting to the Quality Manager, you will provide expertise in Assurance of Quality specifically adherence to the specifications.
Carry out inspection and testing 
Be involved with task quality plans
Support the Quality team in dealing with external auditing governing bodies to maintain existing certification and continuous improvement.

Experience and Qualifications:

Min HNC/HND in Civil Engineering
Experience in quality inspections within a Highways environment
Understanding of Specifications and report writing
Excellent Interpersonal skills is essential

7am - 6pm
May need to work weekend on occasion with an uplift on rate available.

Scantec Personnel Limited is acting as an employment business and an employment agency. For contract or interim roles (and unless otherwise stated), all pay rates stated are on a Limited Company basis (outside IR35 Determination). Agency PAYE and Umbrella engagement models are also available, which will result in a different pay rate than advertised above.
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