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Senior Transport Planning Officer

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Highways, Transport & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £36 - 40 per hour

  • Contact:

    Luke Brison

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 064

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


Senior Transport Planning Officer


Full time - 36 hours per week

3-month contract (minimum)

£36 - £40 per hour

Are you an experienced Transport Planning Officer looking for your next challenge?
Our client is an ambitious authority who are seeking an experienced Senior Transport Planning Officer to join them on a contract basis.

Key Responsibilities:
·Pre-application discussion, including attendance at meetings where necessary, and the provision of written comments for all sizes and types of development proposals, including scoping of transport statements and assessments where appropriate.
·Assessment of the impacts of all sizes and types of development formally submitted to the Council's Planning Service, including detailed analysis of transport statements and assessments
·The provision of application comments on behalf of the local highway authority, with reference to local and national transport planning policies, in accordance with deadlines set by the Council's Planning Service
·Recommending suitable transport and highway mitigation measures for proposed developments in accordance with national planning policies, comprising off-site highway works and financial contributions where required, secured through suitably worded planning conditions and/or Section 106 Heads of Terms.
·Participation in planning appeals, including the preparation of appeal statements, analysis of statements submitted by the appellant and attendance at hearings and inquiries as required
What is required?  
·Knowledge of national transport and highway policy, guidance, and frameworks, together with relevant legal and financial constraints
·Extensive experience of assessing the transport aspects of planning applications and the preparation and presentation of reports
This role will go quickly so please apply with an 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 Brison at Carrington West on 02393 876064 for more information
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