Senior Transport Planner/Traffic Engineer, Development Planning

Recruiter
Mattinson Partnership
Location
Manchester
Salary
£35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted
16 Feb 2017
Closes
16 Mar 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

My Client is a small and focused company. They aim to deliver a personal, client focused service and add value to their development proposals through the planning process. This role will give you exposure to a wide range of clients and all aspects of Transport planning.

As a Senior Transport Planner/Traffic Engineer you will be responsible for day to day project management and organisation of tasks to ensure that work is completed in a timely manner for projects. You will take a lead with more
junior staff in delivering solutions under the guidance of senior staff in the Company.

In such a role you will be expected to have commensurate qualifications, a degree in civil engineering/transport planning, or similar subject, with Masters in transport planning.

Alternatively, you may have a HND/HNC background with good experience and either achieved or be contemplating a Masters in transport planning. CCE will support career progression through memberships of appropriate professional bodies, CPD and further education if it is of interest.

You will have a working knowledge of the development planning process including the role of planning applications and understanding of Local Plans. Your main focus will be in preparing Transport Assessments/Travel Plans, use of normal
software in junction design and capacity assessment (LINSIG, ARCADY, PICADY, TRANSYT), use of the TRICS/TRAVL database's, a knowledge of survey methods and analysis, a knowledge of junction design, road safety and use of AutoCAD would all be necessary in this role.

Experience working for private sector developer clients is an advantage, although those with a public sector background will also be considered.