Traffic Management Jobs – Careers at tbf Traffic

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tbf Traffic, a leading traffic management company in the UK, is looking for talented individuals to work in traffic management.

Recruiting: Traffic Management Operatives

Suffolk, Essex, London, Cambridge & Hertfordshire

Competitive Salary depending on Qualifications and experience.

50 hours per week on a permanent basis.

We are currently seeking to recruit experienced, hardworking, self-driven Traffic Management Operatives based in Suffolk, Essex, London, Cambridge & Hertfordshire to help deliver high-quality temporary traffic management solutions to our clients.

  • Do you work well in a team?
  • Do you hold a 12A/B or 12D qualification?
  • Do you have a full driving licence?

If you answered yes to the above, and are looking to join a successful company, then we would like to hear from you!

The role

The Traffic Management Operative role in as essential role at tbf Traffic – it sits at the heart of everything we do.

As a Traffic Management Operative, you will:

  • Be responsible for installing, maintaining, and removing temporary traffic management
  • Deploy cones, signs, frames, sandbags and other equipment on both high and low speed roads
  • Support Health and Safety initiatives including reporting near misses and walk-by cards


The general hours of work are 50 per week. Due to the nature of the industry, the hours are not always sociable. Therefore, you could be required to work evenings, nights, or weekends.

Overtime is not guaranteed – however, you will be required to work overtime as necessary. You will also be required to be on the on-call rota.

Are you a good fit?

The ideal candidate will be a highly motivated, experienced, operative who is hardworking, committed, enthusiastic and flexible – and who has a real passion for working within traffic management. You will need to demonstrate the ability to follow instructions as directed, whilst using your own initiative when necessary.

Apply now

To apply please send an up-to-date CV to

Or call one of the depots for more information:

Needham Market: 01449 490865

Dereham: 01362 685992

South Mimms: 01707 953457

Traffic Management Planner

Based in South Mimms, Hertfordshire

50 hours per week on a permanent basis.

£40,000 – £50,000 per annum, depending on qualifications and experience.

tbf Traffic currently has a vacancy for an experienced Senior Traffic Management Planner to work out of our depot in South Mimms, Hertfordshire.

Who are we looking for?

We are seeking applications from senior, experienced planners, who can demonstrate extensive and excellent knowledge of temporary traffic management solutions. Ideally 12D Lantra qualified – M1, M2, M5, M6 and M7 with excellent knowledge of Chapter 8.

The ideal candidate would need to demonstrate that they have experience in a similar position within the traffic management industry.

The successful candidates must be confident and able to work in a fast-paced office environment to provide full temporary traffic planning management. We are seeking candidates that are quality driven, methodical, and output focused to ensure works go ahead as per client requirements and applications.

Our planning team provides seamless traffic management planning and expertise to numerous clients. The successful candidates must demonstrate resilience under pressure and be able to manage complex issues professionally, while effectively communicating the issues.

As the Senior Planner, you will be required to build good working relationships with both internal and external stakeholders, attending site meetings as and when required and answering sometimes complex queries from a range of stakeholders.

The Senior Planner must be an advocate for development – on both personal and team levels – and stay abreast of future developments and innovations within the industry to provide a competitive service to our clients. The role is computer-based and therefore we ask that the post holder is proficient in all Microsoft Office applications. Excellent knowledge of CAD TM drawing software experience is essential, and we would prefer this experience to be on CONE software.

Apply for this role

If you are looking to join a successful Traffic Management company, have Traffic management planning experience and the determination and drive to excel within the role of Senior Planner, then we want to hear from you!

We value the contribution people make to our success and in return we offer a competitive benefits package including: a great place to work whilst earning a competitive salary, company pension scheme and generous holiday entitlement (plus birthday).

To apply, please email your CV and covering letter to .

About us

Established in 2001, tbf Traffic (formally Traffic Management Solutions Ltd) is a growing Traffic Management company now part of the RSK Group of companies.

Our main office is based in Needham Market, Suffolk. However, we have additional yards in Hertfordshire and Cambridgeshire with the aim of expanding in 2021 to acquire a further yard close to the M25.

We pride our business on not only meeting and delivering client expectations but also by exceeding them by providing a complete and quality temporary traffic management solution approach.

We operate around the clock across Suffolk, Essex, Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire, Norfolk, London, and Cambridge.

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