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Transport Planner

  • Location: Greater Manchester
  • Salary: £30000 - £45000.00 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Projects, Programmes & Change

2x Transport Planner

Role can be based anywhere in the Midlands or North of England

You will possess a BEng/BSc in an appropriate field. e.g. geography, maths or engineering and ideally a transport related post-graduate qualification.

You will have a minimum of 4-5 years post qualification experience in in transport planning / transportation / development planning.

You will be able to demonstrate a high level of good communication skills at both a written and verbal level.

You will be able to demonstrate a proven ability in the delivery of projects. This shall include the following attributes:

  • The ability to deliver transport planning solutions, manage junior staff and successfully manage projects;
  • A good all round knowledge of all aspects of transport planning for developments from strategic appraisal through to transport assessments and traffic engineering;
  • Sound technical experience, including familiarity with relevant software e.g. TRANSYT, LINSIG, ARCADY, PICADY, VISSIM, SATURN etc;
  • Understanding and experience of working in the Planning Regulatory framework, application of current highway design guidance and application of the relevant planning circulars and development control policies;
  • Proven experience in preparing and writing transport assessment and travel plan reports with an attention to detail;
  • Proven experience in developing and preparing strategic highways schemes and associated business case development;
  • A track record of having worked on a variety of transportation planning projects;
  • Ability to manage resources to align with changing workload patterns to meet project demands;
  • To prepare fee proposals for packages of work;
  • To access the contractual and commercial exposure a package of work may have and initiate the necessary mitigation measures;
  • To set and work to deadlines and targets, for oneself and others;

Compliance with relevant Health and Safety regulations and company practice;

  • Working in collaboration with other disciplines to ensure integrity of the overall design.

Capita IT Resourcing is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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