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Principal Transport Planner

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Highways, Transport & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £40 - 45 per hour

  • Contact:

    Luke Brison

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 064

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  • Published:

    18 days ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

  • Expiry date:


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Principal Transport Planner
3 months - extension likely
Negotiable rate, £40 - £45 per hour
Are you a Principal Transport Planner looking for a new challenge?
Our client is an ambitious authority who are seeking a Principal Transport Planner with experience in transport strategy and transport policy development.
Your key responsibilities:
·Undertake a range of technical work at a senior level, managing several transport studies relating to Local Plan development, transport strategy development/implementation, route corridor studies, strategic master planning, and public transport plans and interventions.
·Ensure that adequate resources and expertise are available to meet project requirements which may require engaging with consultants.
·Coordinate a programme of projects and ensure that components are delivered on time and on budget, with effective timely reporting.
·Work closely with Councillors and a range of stakeholders to seek support and buy in for key projects and objectives.
·Act as a focal point for specific geographic areas.
What is required?
·As the successful candidate, you will have experience of working in a local authority at a similar level and Transport Planning/Strategy background, preferably, within a local authority setting.
In order to be considered within the first round of applicants please apply with updated CV, e-mailing, alternatively call on 02393 876064 for more information.
If you feel that you are right for this role technically, but the rate, 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, Traffic & Transportation professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Our specialist team has a combined 100+ years' experience in this market. Please call Luke at Carrington West on 02393 876064 for more information
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