Consultant Forensic Collision Investigator

Consultant Forensic Collision Investigator 150 150 TCLRec
Consultant Forensic Collision Investigator
Interim Position

MPX TCLZ 0007 D7FA / 1

Posted: 4th September 2023 14:39
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  • Pay Rate:

    £272.40 per day PAYE

  • Hours per Week:

    36 Monday – Friday, normal working hours

  • This opening assignment is for 13 months


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What's involved with this role:

Interim Consultant Forensic Collision Investigator   

Reference no:  MPX TCLZ 0007 D7FA / 1   

Pay Rate:  £272.40 per day PAYE

Hours per week: 36 Monday – Friday, normal working hours 

This opening assignment is for 2-3 months  

City: Ealing, London  

Hybrid/Remote working 

CTC vetting required for this role  

Candidates with current CTC/clearances will go through their vetting processes, currently this is taking up to 6 months.  If you are already in a contract that potentially is not ending for a few months and this role is of interest, do let us know, we would be happy to discuss further. 

To provide an expert Forensic Collision Investigation service, compliant with current legislative and regulatory standards and to assist with the FCI report Quality Assurance process. 

Key Responsibilities: 


  • Lead by example and behave in line with the Police Code of Ethics ensuring that the organisation’s values and behavioural expectations are clearly understood and considered by managers, officers and staff in their decision making and actions; reinforcing and influencing them through all interactions and processes. 
  • Provide analysis of vehicle borne data and conduct specialist technical and mechanical examinations of all type of vehicle under relevant legislation to identify offences, substantiate allegations of mechanical failure and ensure that procedures are conducted in line with national requirements. 
  • Produce reconstruction reports ensuring by applying correct scientific principles and ensure conclusions reached are valid and supported by the available evidence. 
  • Critically review reports, confirming that correct scientific principles and conclusions reached are valid and supported by available evidence. 
  • Assist FCIB supervisors in maintaining the Quality Assurance of FCIB investigations. 
  • Provide expert evidence and opinion to the investigation team and the Courts, whilst ensuring that at all times you remain within your competence and expertise, in order to provide a professional and unbiased account. 
  • Maintain appropriate records of reconstruction investigations and exhibits to ensure accurate audit trails and to support the criminal justice process. 
  • Ensure compliance with the Forensic Science Regulator’s codes, ISO standards, Criminal and Civil Procedure Rules to provide a high quality of service. 
  • Maintain personal competence in accordance with ISO and regulatory standards and evidence continued professional development to NPCC requirements.

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To help speed up the process of uploading your CV to the client we would suggest that you send us your CV in Word format (or equivalent) if possible, rather than as a PDF 

If you are successful in securing this role, please note that for the entire duration of this contract, regardless of extension you will be working this role at the PAYE rate that has been advertised. For absolute clarity, we only work on a PAYE basis, rather than entertaining umbrella pay terms, we do not offer Ltd/umbrella or outside IR35 rates. If you wish to understand PAYE vs Umbrella more, please let us know and we can send you some additional information for clarity. 

Please quote the Job Title & Vacancy Reference No. in your application, or we will be unable to match your CV to the role being applied for.

Other “Essential Requirements” – Please check to ensure that your CV addresses the following items: 

CTC Clearance 


  • Hold a recognised qualification in Forensic Collision Investigation at a minimum level 4 (Certificate of Higher Education) with experience of working as a Forensic Collision Investigator. 
  • Hold an appropriate qualification in the field of forensic automotive engineering with current working knowledge of modern motor technology, equipment and products. 
  • Full UK Driving Licence. 
  • Qualified to analyse the following data sources for collision reconstruction and proven experience of doing so: CCTV & Digital Tachograph 


  • Experience of maintaining and testing a wide range of electrical and mechanical systems 

Skills & Abilities: 

  • Good communication skills with the ability to listen to accordance with the varied needs of differing situations, individuals, groups, and communities. 
  • Skilled in the use of standard IT packages, systems and/or databases to fulfil role requirements, including creating visual records for forensic investigations. 
  • Able to produce concise reports or other documents and present evidence in court and at other hearings. 



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Consultant Forensic Collision Investigator
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