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Structures Inspector

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Reporting to the Structures Inspection Manager. The purpose of the role is to inspect structures as part of defined programme, ensuring compliance with performance and programme targets.


To carry out and complete PIs and GIs as defined by the programme set by your line manager.

To complete reports against client specifications for said inspections.

To maintain inspections excellence by checking reports of other inspection staff.

To review the progress against programme and by cost against inspections, ensuring margin targets are maintained.

To meet year on year efficiency targets whilst maintaining quality standards.

To prepare and review RAMS documents relating to structures inspections.  Ensure working practices adhere to the RAMS and the principles of Work Safe Home Safe.

To promote safe working practices in accordance with Ringway Jacobs Health & Safety Policy and to lead by example demonstrating commitment and passion for zero incidents.

To ensure all work is completed in line with corporate and local business objectives.

To support maintenance and scheme teams to achieve specific operational goals.

To attend/assist with network incidents as necessary.

To be available to work both overnight and on weekends as the programme dictates.

Provide technical support to clients and within Ringway Jacobs.

Liaise with maintenance / TM staff to make optimum use of planned and emergency traffic management.

Maximise use of inspection resources to reduce cost base; demonstrate savings through use of planned closures.

To maintain and enhance the reputation of Ringway Jacobs by encouraging and demonstrating our core value of integrity.

To promote and value our culture of continual improvement while complying with our Business Management System policies and procedures.

Ensure all contractual and performance requirements relevant to role are met as well as provide accurate information to enable reporting against.

Increase client confidence through quality of KPI, QP & Reporting compliance.  Delivery and reporting against programme is key.

To carry out other duties consistent with the above that may be directed or implied from time to time as required commensurate to the post.

Skills and Experience

Civil Engineering Degree.

Demonstrable experience in undertaking General and Principal Inspections of highway structures.

Working understanding of bridge condition indicators.

Working knowledge of BridgeStation (desirable).

At least 3 years’ experience of leading and undertaking structures inspections (desirable).

Experience in the design of concrete and/or steel highway structures.

Background in construction and maintenance of highway structures and related assets.

Confined space trained (desirable).


Other Information

  • Salary: TBC - depending on experience
  • Type: Permanent
  • Location: Fore Street Depot, London.
  • Career Level: n/a
  • Terms: n/a
  • Keywords: Structures Inspector