Senior Transport Planner

Recruiter
The Recruitment Pool Group Limited
Location
Oxfordshire
Posted
10 Apr 2018
Closes
20 Apr 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Senior Transport Planner

Oxford

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Senior Transport Planner with experience of promoting large scale residential development. The position offers the opportunity to work on challenging projects across the UK, within a highly established & specialist organisation.

As a Senior Transport Planner, you will be required to work for a consultancy which operate within the Civil and Structural Engineering sector as well as the Geotechnical and Infrastructure. You will work on a range of projects within the Transport and Highways team and take on a comprehensive view of infrastructure issues for new development as well as advising clients on solutions.

The Ideal candidate will have a minimum of 5 years' post-graduate experience within a similar role. As the Senior Transport Planner, you will expected carry out site appraisals, feasibility studies and transport assessments, statements to accompany planning applications. You should have experience of traffic modelling and junction capacity assessments.

Relevant skills & experience

* Qualified to a minimum of degree level in an appropriate subject

* A minimum of 5 years’ post-graduate experience

* An ability to lead/manage projects including their finances

* An ability to use TRICS, ARCADY, PICADY, TRANSYT and LinSig

* Experience in preparing complex Transport Assessments

* Experience with undertaking and/or interpreting micro-simulation traffic modelling using Paramics or VISSIM or network modelling using SATURN

* Experience of appearing at and preparing report to support Planning Appeals, Public Enquiries and Examinations in Public

* Experience with Stopping Up and Traffic Regulation Orders

* Experience with highway design and Road Safety Audits

* Experience of promoting large scale residential development through the Local Plan Process, with associated preparation of relevant evidence base

* An ability to prepare firm and robust rebuttals to statutory consultees through the planning process including negotiating positive results for our clients

* An ability to win new work and potentially expand the business to new areas

For further information about the position, please feel free to contact Dennis on (Apply online only), or apply through the link provided

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