Transport Planning Engineer

HWA Recruitment
14 Apr 2018
14 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Transport Planning Engineer
£26,000 – 35,000 depending on experience

About the role
Our client has an exciting opportunity for a Transport Planning Engineer to be based in their Birmingham office.
The majority of the technical work is transport planning and traffic engineering at the planning stage of private sector development projects. You will have good writing skills, being able to present technical assessments in Transport Assessment reports, Transport Statements and Travel Plans for projects of all types and sizes.

About the team
Within the Transport & Infrastructure Group, the Planning Team offers a wide range of services to complement the activities of the Group and the company as a whole, as well as providing bespoke services to Clients.

They take pride in successfully working with Clients on a range of projects, big and small. This ranges from new settlements with thousands of dwellings for large developers to a handful for small landowners, rail freight terminals, office developments, industrial estates, sports grounds and other leisure uses, medical centres, churches and country parks.

Essential criteria
About you

The role of Transport Planning Engineer would be to undertake duties necessary for project execution with the support of senior team members within the team.
Specifically, you will play a role in assisting with the technical delivery of the T&I Planning Service. Skills in CAD, road safety engineering, junction design and assessment will be a bonus. Typical software packages we use include PICADY, ARCADY, LinSig, and TRICS.

You should be able to demonstrate the following core competencies.

Adopt a professional approach at all times.
Manage own time, seeking support where required.
Ability to plan and monitor workloads to achieve project demands.
To effectively communicate and co-operate within a project team to support the achievement of a project brief through the provision of efficient and professional services.
Provide solutions to technical problems and input to provide both factual and interpretative technical reports.
Provide proactive input in Service initiatives.
Contribute to the achievement of Company and Service objectives.
To develop and maintain positive working relationships with colleagues throughout the Company, clients and suppliers.
To promote the Company and its services to others.
To contribute to personal and collective safety.
Demonstrate willingness and take a proactive approach to ongoing CPD, such as attendance at courses and professional meetings.
To share both knowledge and experience with other team members.
To provide support and assistance to the line manager as appropriate.

About the company
Recent awards:

Investors in People Gold standard
Listed in The Times top 100 Best Companies to work for at position 59
ACE Training Initiative of the Year 2016 (for the Academy)
ACE Best UK Business Performance for a Medium-sized Firm 2016
ACE Technology Champion Award 2017
Best Retention Strategy – December 2016 – CITA
People Development Award - December 2015 – East Midlands Chamber of Commerce
These accolades show that we’re a dynamic, successful and growing business that helps all our employees achieve their full potential.

What they can offer you

An excellent career with a competitive salary
Exciting and varied project design experience
25 days holiday plus additional holiday purchasing scheme
1 paid day of volunteering for a company-nominated charity
2.5 paid days for STEM activity
Cashback medical cover
Rewards scheme offering discounts on shopping, cinema tickets, theme parks & gyms
Long service rewards including increased holiday entitlement & pension contributions

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