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Transport Planner

  • Location:

    Brighton

  • Sector:

    Highways, Transport & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Permanent - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £28k - 35k per year

  • Contact:

    Zubair Ahmed

  • Contact email:

    zubair.ahmed@carringtonwest.com

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 065

  • Job ref:

    JO0000028461

  • Published:

    20 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-10-04

  • Startdate:

    30/08/2021

Carrington West are delighted to be assisting our clients in finding a  Transport Planner for their growing offices in Brighton.
 
As a Transport Planner, you will be involved in supporting senior colleagues and planners through providing project support for a wide range of clients and technical work streams.  The role requires knowledge of planning and transport with the ability to provide support to technical solutions from inception through to completion.
 
The role
·Provide technical support on projects and advice on complex technical issues.
·Ensure all project files are up to date and comply with the QA system
·Draft project content based on clear instructions from project managers
·Manipulating data from a range of sources
·Be part of multi-discipline project teams
·Respond to client and customer requests and enquiries and ensuring that their needs are met
·To be flexible - carry out any duties as and when required for the good of the company
 
The ideal candidate
·Previous experience in transport planning essential
·Knowledge of Transport Appraisal, Travel Planning, Transportation study techniques and software
·Familiarity with traffic and highway legislation
·Knowledge of relevant technical and policy standards
·Knowledge and practical experience of transport and development planning
·Excellent computer literacy (knowledge of using spreadsheets, Microsoft Word, Excel, Project and Outlook, some knowledge of technical software e.g. SATURN, VISUM, VISSIM, TRANSYT, LINSIG, ARCADY, PICADY, TRICS, TRAVL)
·Excellent written and numeracy skills
·Good communication skills
·Preparation of technical reports and documents to a high standard
 
Benefits
·£Negotiable and subject to experience
·25 days annual leave + Bank Holidays
·Continuous training and development
·Yearly Professional Membership of your choice
·Plenty of company organised social functions
 
For more information, click APPLY NOW or call Zubair Ahmed on 02393 876065.
 
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 Zubair Ahmed at Carrington West on 02393 876065 for more information.
 
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