We are looking for a customer service focused person to join our team. Our team objective is to tackle congestion and keep traffic moving in our City, whilst providing access and delivering excellent customer service. We remotely control and monitor council Car Parks and provide fault monitoring for on and off-street parking equipment.
About the role
The Traffic Control Centre is operational 24 hours a day 7 days a week so you will need to be flexible and able to work a shift pattern. In addition you will provide a communications ‘hub’ for the Transport Operations Team and are the first point of contact with neighbouring authorities traffic control centres, the Police, the local transport news media and other partners. Therefore excellent communications skills are essential to the post. We provide real-time traffic management, as well as monitoring CCTV to monitor the road networks and security at our main sites.
Full time – 37 hours per week
Working pattern is on a rota basis, Monday to Sunday 7am to 7pm. This role attracts weekend enhanced payments.
This role is fixed term for 12 months.
Interviews will take place week commencing 5th Oct. Please note there will be a short word based test during the interview stage.
If you would like more information please contact Paul Haines Traffic Control Centre Team Leader 01273 292289, Paul.Haines@brighton-hove.gov.uk
We highly recommend you read the ‘Statement Guidance’ below before you apply for this job. It is important you are able to show how you meet the essential criteria within the Person Specification when applying. Not following this guidance is likely to reduce your chances of success.
Your starting salary will be pro rata if the above position is part-time or term-time only.
Work Permits: we may be able to obtain a Work Permit for this post but this is subject to meeting the requirements of the UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) Points-based Immigration System.
From 6 April 2011 the Home Office has placed a permanent restriction on the number of migrant workers that all Tier 2 (General) Sponsors can recruit. Due to the restrictions we cannot guarantee that individuals that meet the requirements of the Points-based Immigration System will be issued with clearance to obtain work permits.
We welcome applications from all sections of the community but particularly encourage applicants from a BME or White Other background as well as those who identify as disabled, LGB, female or trans as these groups are currently under-represented in our Directorate workforce.
As part of Brighton & Hove City Council's ongoing commitment to redeployment, please note that this vacancy may be withdrawn at any stage of the recruitment process, without prior notice if a suitable redeployee (internal employee at risk of redundancy) is identified.