Deputy Traffic Commissioner

Department of Transport
Remuneration: £438 per day
10 Oct 2016
22 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Deputy Traffic Commissioner
Time: Average of 2 days per month
Remuneration: £438 per day

Traffic Commissioners are responsible for the licensing and regulation of those who operate heavy goods vehicles, buses and coaches, and the registration of local bus services

They are assisted in this work by deputy Traffic Commissioners, who preside over a number of public inquiries and handle written cases

Work as a commissioner or deputy is recognised by the Judicial Appointments Commission as being equivalent to tribunal experience

The Department for Transport is seeking to recruit a Deputy Traffic Commissioner based in Edinburgh though travel to other parts of Scotland will be required.

Successful candidates should have sound judgement, analysis and decision making skills and be able to communicate effectively with a wide range of stakeholders, ensuring personal integrity and impartiality in all aspects of decision making.

You should have an understanding of the road transport sector or relevant experience adjudicating legal issues or equivalent experience in legal practice

Further information about this appointment,
including how to apply, may be found at:
Closing date: 21 October 2016