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Graduate Transport Planner

  • Location:

    Newcastle upon Tyne

  • Sector:

    Highways, Transport & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Permanent - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £22k - 27k per year

  • Contact:

    Eve Armstrong

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 062

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Graduate Transport Planner
Our client is looking for a Graduate Transport Planner to join their team in Cardiff.
Our client undertakes a full range of challenging and varied work in the planning, design, and implementation of public transport schemes across the UK.
Responsibilities of the role:
·Investigating transport problems, formulate policies, schemes, and strategies, and evaluate solutions.
·Assisting with public transport demand forecasting and scheme appraisal in accordance with transport appraisal guidance.
·Preparing technical reports including business cases, transport strategies, scheme development and consultation reports.
·Supporting with consultations, including assisting with stakeholder presentations and public consultations and writing consultation reports.
Requirements of the role:
·Degree in a relevant discipline with a grade of 2:1 or higher. Bachelor's or master's degree in a relevant subject.
·Desire to work towards chartership.
·The ability to work to deadlines and targets to meet the requirements of project programmes and client demands.
·Excellent communication skills, both orally and in writing, both at a general and technical level.
·Interpersonal qualities and communication skills suitable for working with many partners in a complex technical, organisational, and political environment.
·Interest in working in the rail and public transport sector.
·Report writing skills.
·25 days' holiday
·company matched pension, life assurance, a cycle2work scheme.
·voluntary benefits designed to suit your lifestyle - from discounts on retail and socializing, to health & wellbeing, travel and technology
·flexible working options available - just ask

If you feel that you are right for this role technically, but the salary, location or seniority does not suit you specifically then please still feel free to send us your CV. We constantly recruit for roles very similar to this one at all levels UK Wide. We are always keen to chat with you discreetly about your employment situation.
Even if you are happy in your current role for now, we always welcome calls from Highways, Infrastructure & Transportation professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Carrington West's Highways, Transport & Infrastructure division is the fastest growing in the country, our specialist team has a combined over 100+ years' experience in this market. Please call Eve Armstrong at Carrington West on 023 9387 6062 for more information.
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