Transport Planner

Posted 21 February 2024
Salary £35 - 40 per hour
Job type Contract - Full Time
Job duration6 Months
Discipline Highways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NameNick Ackerman

Job description

Transport Planner

6 months
Negotiable rate, £35 - £40 per hour
Are you a Transport Planner looking for a new challenge?
Our client is an ambitious authority who are seeking a Transport Planner to join them on a contract basis, initially for 6 months.
Your key responsibilities:
·Undertaking detailed technical assessments of the highway, traffic and parking implications of a wide range of development proposals in line with current best practice to ensure that transport issues are fully considered as part of the Development Control process.
·Identifying engineering and other measures to mitigate the impact of development and negotiating directly with developers and their technical advisers to ensure that the cost of these measures are fully funded.
·Preparing written statements covering highway, traffic, transportation and parking issues to substantiate planning decisions
·Contributing to legal agreements and Orders relating to development, including complex s106 agreements, s38 agreements, s278 agreements and stopping up orders.
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 876072 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 Nick at Carrington West on 02393 876072 for more information
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