Job Details - Principal Engineer - Community Safety

Principal Engineer - Community Safety

Ref: HRA16079/7800

Salary: SCP 34 – 38 (£37,890 to £41,881) per annum
Closing Date: 12:00, 30 November 2020

The Principal Engineer Community Safety will support the Programme Delivery Manager in the overall development and delivery of the Welsh Government’s annual programme of highway related projects with specific responsibility for traffic safety engineering across the Motorway and Trunk Road network across South Wales. The successful candidate will also act as SWTRA’s technical expert on all traffic safety engineering matters.

The successful candidate will be required to have relevant experience in managing the delivery of improvements and traffic safety engineering projects coupled with a proven ability in project management within a civil engineering or highways environment. The role will also involve undertaking in-house design of traffic engineering projects where you will be supported and required to supervise a Senior Engineer.

You will possess a degree in Civil Engineering, or a construction related discipline or hold a professional qualification to Incorporated Engineer level as a minimum.

Applications may be submitted in Welsh, applications submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application submitted in English

For an informal discussion, please contact Alan Brandon on 01792 325916 or email

If you wish to conduct this process in Welsh, please contact the Employment Support Team on