Senior Transport Planner

Recruiter
Kingsley
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£38K - £40K
Posted
08 Sep 2017
Closes
23 Oct 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client is an established, reputable multi-discipline consultancy. They work across several sectors and they are looking for a Senior Transport Planner to work on Transport Assessments / Statements and Travel Plans. Experience in residential and commercial developments is desirable. This is a company that values it employees and will strive to offer them great career progression, a very warm and friendly environment along with professionalism creates a great culture to work in. Our client has some great benefits with their packages they offer so for more information please do not hesitate to get in touch.

Knowledge and desirable skills;

Knowledge:

- MSc or similar in Transport Planning, Civil Engineering or related discipline
- Member of CIHT, TPS (or equivalent body); chartered or working towards chartered status
- Proficient in the use of industry software; ARCADY, PICADY, LINSIG, TRICS and AutoCAD
- Industry Software TRACC, GIS, TRANSYT, VISSIM would be desirable IT literate; proficient in Microsoft Office.

Skills and Abilities:

- Relevant industry experience; a working knowledge of national planning and transport policy and how it relates to the planning process, and a sound knowledge of highway design principles.
- Application of design guides and best practice for transport planning and traffic engineering.
- Excellent report writing skills and experience in the preparation of Transport Reports to support developments through the planning process including the preparation of evidence for Appeal Inquiry and Examinations in Public.
- Travel plan formulation and delivery.
- Planning conditions discharge and Section 106.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills supported by established relationships.
- Excellent time management and organisational skills, ability to meet challenging deadlines.
- Proven business development skills.
- Commercial awareness and ability to financially manage projects.