Senior Development Control Transport Engineer

Posted 30 April 2023
Salary £35k - 45k per year
LocationWest Yorkshire
Job type Contract - Full Time
Discipline Highways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NameNatasha Jones

Job description

Senior Engineer - Development Control / Transport Engineer
My client is part of a multidisciplinary engineering consultancy, providing specialist Highways, Traffic, Transportation and Water Engineering consultancy services to a broad range of domestic and large commercial clients.
This is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic and career orientated individual to take up an important role in the future of an organisation that is committed to providing a quality service to our growing Client base.
The role will be based between Wakefield and Huddersfield, with flexible working opportunity and onsite parking.
As a Senior Engineer you will join the Traffic and Transportation team which currently consists of a number of engineers considering the highway aspects of a wide variety of private and public sector development proposals. This will include preparing supporting documentation in relation to planning applications and other legal aspects of the development industry. You will also assist in the preliminary design of junction arrangements and sustainable transport facilities to serve the developments in question.
You will be required to liaise with Clients and to assist our Principal Engineers in managing a team of engineers and technicians working on a range of projects throughout the country.
Working alongside Local, Regional and National Planning and Highway Authorities, Public and Private Developers, the position offers an exciting opportunity to take up an important role.
To succeed as a Senior Engineer in the Traffic and Transportation team you will have experience in a highways development control or similar role, and will ideally hold, or will be working towards, Incorporated or Chartered Engineer status. You will be working in a positive team environment therefore you should be confident and personable with the ability to integrate.
A detailed knowledge and understanding of the preparation of Transport Assessments and other related reports and the use of Junctions and LinSig software packages are required together with experience of highway design standards.
As a Senior Engineer in our team, you will benefit from ICE accredited, IHT, and IHIE training towards professional qualifications and will receive a Competitive Salary Commensurate with Experience.
The team require awareness and full participation in the commitment to equality and diversity, the environment and health and safety.