Principal Transport Planner
Our client is a multi-disciplined Independent Engineering Consultancy established over 30 years ago and continue to go from strength to strength with offices in Derby, Birmingham and Bristol employing over 75 staff. They are seeking an experienced Principal Transport Planner with 10 years experience to join their growing team that provide bespoke services to their clients and work that complements the Civil, Geo-Environmental and Structural Departments within the wider business.
As a Principal Transport Planner you will be involved in a variety of project types for a range of private sector clients, all of which will require you to exercise your technical knowledge and liaise with Local Planning/Highway Authorities, Highways England and other professionals such as Planning Consultants, Architects, Air Quality/Noise Consultants, M&E Engineers, etc on a daily basis.
The main emphasis of your role will be on the technical delivery of projects and technical development of T&T staff, including use of key transport modelling software including Junctions 9(ARCADY/PICADY), LinSig, TRICS, TEMPro/NTEM.
Reporting to an Associate Director, you will have to opportunity to lead your own projects and work within multidisciplinary teams on larger proposals to administer, produce and deliver projects effectively to strict deadlines, whilst maintaining high technical performance standards. You will provide multi-faceted advice ranging from initial pre-acquisition feasibility studies, to strategic advice, Local Plan site promotion, to preparation of outline & detailed planning application reports (including Transport Assessments/Statements, Travel Plans, Environmental Statement Transport Chapters, preliminary access/junction improvement designs), to discharge of planning conditions and planning appeals.
Competitive salary and benefits package
Flexible holiday allowance
Fun and challenging projects to work on
Excellent career progression potential