Senior/Principal Transport Planner

Recruiter
ANDERS ELITE
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted
14 Jun 2017
Closes
14 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Senior/Principal Transport Planner

Birmingham

£35,000 - £45,000



A Senior or Principal Transport Planner is required for a large international consultancy due to continued growth within this sector, the client need an ambitious and experienced transport professional to join the team as soon as possible in order to help deliver on the growing private sector transport workload. You will have the opportunity to become involved in a wide variety of exciting projects across the UK and internationally.

You will support the senior staff by providing technical input to projects and supporting the team to deliver what is expected. You will prepare reports and drawings and interface with clients and other professionals.Using your experience, you will assist with bid preparation and fee proposals, you will mentor and support junior staff and be proactive in keeping up to date with current practices, guidelines etc. in our field. You will undertake site visits, attend client meetings and conduct occasional traffic surveys where required.



ABOUT YOU

* Degree qualified and ideally working towards Chartership status.
* Must have a good all-round knowledge of the UK planning system and the workings of local government.
* Experience in the Preparation of Transport Assessments and Travel Plan Reports, Transport scheme design and appraisal with knowledge of relevant policy, guidance and advice including DMRB and MfS.
* You will be expected to manage projects for technical, programming and financial matters, plus having the ability to create and develop client relationships including widening our client base.
* Knowledge of the principles of strategic transport modelling, or prior experience of using SATURN and VISUM software would be desirable along with knowledge of AutoCAD, AutoTrack and GIS being desirable.
* Knowledge and use of software packages, such as ARCADY, PICADY, LINSIG, TRANSYT, TUBA, PARAMICS, VISSIM and TRICS would also prove beneficial.
* Knowledge and use of WebTAG would also prove beneficial
* You will have worked in the UK for at least 5 years, understanding the planning process and how your work fits into that.



This is a fantastic opportunity to join an international multi-disciplinary consultancy to be part of their Transport Planning team in Birmingham. The client have a great reputation in the market for being working on some fantastic projects as well as being a great employer.



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