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Traffic Control Room Operator

  • Location: Glasgow
  • Salary: £12 per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 10 months ago

  • Sector: Non-core sector
  • Contact: Stephen Nolan
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01324 614 568
  • Duration: Approx 2 Months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 12 December 2021
  • Job Ref: NRL1037309
NRL are currently looking for Traffic Control Room Operators for a 2 Month contract in Glasgow
About the Role:
  • Providing regular Event Network Status Reports to fully trained Operators
  • Answering phones, chasing updates from other control rooms and editing text on the website 
  • Analysing our Journey Time Systems to highlight any traffic issues throughout the network
  • Providing traffic count data analysis to indicate changes in traffic volumes across key routes
  • Monitoring CCTV to support the control room in identifying incidents
  • Monitoring of social media systems to automatically identify trends/issues across social media platforms and news outlets
  • Monitoring and updating Transport Scotland’s integrated incident management system for updates and actions to be performed
  • Ensuring public facing content is up to date, informative and accurate across Traffic Scotland website, Traffic Scotland Radio and social media
  • Liaising with maintenance colleagues to report any defects with Traffic Scotland Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS) equipment
What you will need:
  • Must be available to work shifts (Will be alternating between Dayshift and Nightshift on a 4 on 4 off basis)
  • Must be Computer Literate
  • Must be able to use Social media, Google Maps, etc. 
  • Being able to Multitask
  • Excellent Communication Skills
  • Attention to Detail
If you are interested in the position, please submit your CV for consideration.