Graduate Transport Planner

Posted 04 September 2023
Salary Negotiable
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Highways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NameTony Hutt

Job description

My client is small, independent company based near Cardiff, who are focused on the transport aspects of projects. They work on sites across the UK, particularly in London and East of England, and work collaboratively with fellow professionals and consultancies. They are fortunate to work with a range of well-respected and interesting people and enjoy working on small-scale as well as prestigious projects.
They are seeking a bright, enthusiastic graduate with a keen interest in transport planning, sustainable transport and active travel. The applicant must:
·Hold a relevant first degree and/or post graduate degree in Engineering, Mathematics, Geography, Planning or Economics (or similar)
·Be able to demonstrate good presentation and technical writing skills and have the ability to produce clear, precise and coherent arguments to support your work
·Be able to manage your own time to meet project deadlines
·Be able to work independently and as part of a team
·Be able to communicate via a range of methods and to different audiences
·Be comfortable with being trained to use industry-specific analysis software
·Be able to analyse and interpret a range of data
·Demonstrate a creative approach to problem solving
The company specialise in offering transport planning advice to the development industry as part of the planning process. They advise a wide range of clients including land owners, developers, housebuilders and public-sector organisations. Their business is based on the strong relationships they build with clients and fellow consultants. They are dedicated to creating a supportive and healthy professional environment and are keen to nurture talent and build careers and work in a dynamic yet informal atmosphere. 
The company offers a full range of transport planning services, including:
·Development planning
·Transport Assessments/Statements
·Access and movement strategies
·Travel Plans
·Car parking appraisals
·Sustainability appraisals
·Road safety audits
·Expert witness work at public inquiries
This is an excellent opportunity for a Graduate to start a rewarding career in the Transport Planning sector.