Principal Transport Planner

Recruiter
Carrington West Ltd
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£35k - £50k pa
Posted
31 Aug 2017
Closes
01 Oct 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time
My client has a diverse range of public and private sector projects offering the opportunity to support their clients to truly influence development and regeneration. They offer the chance to work on a range of multi-disciplinary schemes including housing, mixed use, retail, business and industrial, and major rail and transport infrastructure projects.
This position will be based at the Birmingham office.
Key responsibilities:
·Develop and influence transport strategies
·Identify and assess the feasibility and design of transport solutions
·Lead on transport assessments, modelling and travel plans
·Create compelling representations to promote land for development
·Prepare Transport Environmental Statements, as well as working with noise and air quality teams
·Prepare business cases to bid for funding of transport infrastructure schemes

There are excellent opportunities within this role for the successful candidate to lead on key transport and multi-disciplinary infrastructure projects.
About You
Key requirements:
·Good project management skills with extensive experience in delivering high quality transport assessment.
·Good levels of numeracy and analytical skills, including a good understanding of capacity assessment software such as Junctions 8, Linsig and TRANSYT
·An excellent communicator with strong client engagement experience
·Experience of financial and budget controls
·Excellent report writing skills

Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office, particularly including: MS Word & MS PowerPoint & MS Outlook

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