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Transport Modeller

  • Location:

    Central London

  • Sector:

    Highways, Transport & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Permanent - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £34k - 42k per year

  • Contact:

    Adam Butler

  • Contact email:

    Adam.butler@carringtonwest.com

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876016

  • Job ref:

    JO0000024781

  • Published:

    19 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-02-09

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

This is an outstanding opportunity for an experience Transport Modeller to play a key role in a growing traffic and transportation business. Our client undertakes transport planning studies and developing traffic and transportation schemes for public and private sector clients. They have established a strong reputation for producing high quality traffic modelling for a variety of purposes and have a good track record in developing innovative methodologies and solutions.
 
The transport / traffic modelling role will primarily involve leading the development of local and microsimulation traffic models, supported by the existing traffic modelling team, providing a technical leadership role within the team, and contributing to the future growth of the business. Our client is currently engaged on several very high-profile and challenging projects for key clients and there would be the opportunity to become involved in these projects directly and play a pivotal role in their delivery. This ensures that the successful candidate will enjoy an interesting and satisfying work-life with many opportunities to develop valuable skills and experience.
 
This is an excellent chance to join an exciting and growing business in which you can personally play a core role in the future development and success. You will be provided with opportunities for internal and external training as part of a programme of continuous professional development.
 
REQUIREMENTS:
It is essential that you have:
·A good skill level and experience of using LinSig and microsimulation software (VISSIM would be of particular benefit).
·A good level of professional work experience, with London experience highly desirable.
·A good standard relevant degree, or a post graduate qualification in transport planning or a suitable level of professional experience to demonstrate capability.
·A working knowledge of industry modelling guidance and an understanding of calibration and validation techniques.
·A high standard of numeracy.
·Good written and spoken English.
·Proficiency with MS Office software and Excel in particular.
·Additionally, the following skills / experience would be considered beneficial:
·Experience of TfL's Model Auditing Process
·Project management
 
Experience with other software packages, i.e.:
·TRL TRANSYT
·PARAMICS
·PTV VISUM
·SATURN
·AIMSUN
 
What you will get in return:
Remuneration will include a competitive salary that reflects your appointed grade and experience, a company pension, private medical health insurance, group life assurance, membership costs for professional bodies and eligibility for performance related bonuses.
 
FOOTNOTE:
 
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, Infrastructure & Transportation professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Our specialist team has a combined 70+ years' experience in this market. Please call Adam Butler at Carrington West on 07889 214 154 for more information.
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