Transport Planner

Posted 04 July 2024
Salary Market related
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Highways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NameNatasha Jones

Job description

Do you want to work for a small, friendly company who work primarily in the private development
sector with nationally recognised land promoters in the housing, employment, retail, and care and education sectors. My client are actively looking to recruit for their Transport Planning team in Birmingham.
The role
As a Intermediate, Senior or Principal Consultant, you will play an important role in supporting our clients' development proposals including:
·Costing of jobs
·Attending meetings with the client or authorities
·Report writing
·Promoting active and sustainable transport opportunities
·Junction modelling
·Financial/project management. 
 About you
You're a self-motivated individual with a minimum of three years' experience in a private sector consultancy environment, but we always consider applicants on merit rather than experience alone.
You'll have excellent project management, computer and verbal and written communication skills, as well as an ability to demonstrate:
·Experience of producing Transport Assessments, Transport Statements and Travel Plans
·Experience of providing access feasibility advice
·Detailed knowledge of, and the ability to apply appropriate design guidance, i.e. MfS, MfS2, DMRB
·Experience in the use of relevant software, particularly Junctions 9/10 and LinSig
·Proficiency in the use of Microsoft software, i.e. Word, Excel, Powerpoint;
·Knowledge of the planning process across the UK
·Competitive salary and benefits package, 25 days annual leave plus an additional day for every two years of service up to a maximum 30 days
·Opportunity for career advancement is on merit rather than years served and we'll always support suitable training and development opportunities.  
·Payment of professional subscription
·Flexible working environment where that suits the individual and fits in with company needs
·Newly refurbished offices in central Birmingham close to amenities and transport links