Job Details  
Advertiser: Vertical Recruitment

Job Title: Senior Transport Planner
Location:Manchester, Greater Manchester
Rate:£25K.0000 to £35K. Per Year    Benefits: benefits
Description: Vertical Recruitment are looking for a Senior Transport Planner for our client in Manchester who provide transport planning advice and development planning assistance to both the public and private sector.

Their services range from data collection and traffic modelling to detailed transport assessments and travel plans to scheme design, preparation of funding bids and strategic assessment from a transport perspective.

They are currently recruiting for a Senior Transport Planner to join their team engaged in all aspects of traffic and transportation planning including development of strategic transport schemes, funding bid preparation, transport assessments for new developments, masterplanning, urban regeneration and sustainable transport projects. This includes projects for a broad range of clients including public sector organisations and private sector clients.

You will assist in and manage the preparation of all aspects of our work and will have the opportunity to become involved in a wide variety of exciting transport planning projects.

As part of the role you will be required to liaise with other professionals including Local Authority Officers, Architects and Town Planners and hence must have good interpersonal and communication skills.

" Ideally you will have 3 years+ experience in transportation / development planning;
" Ability to deliver transport planning solutions, manage junior staff and successfully manage projects;
" A good all round knowledge of all aspects of transport planning for developments from strategic appraisal through to transport assessments and traffic engineering;
" Sound technical experience, including familiarity with relevant software e.g. TRANSYT, LINSIG, ARCADY, PICADY, VISSIM, SATURN etc;
" Experience in preparing and writing transport assessment and travel plan reports with an attention to detail;
" Experience in developing and preparing strategic highways schemes and associated business case development;
" Understanding and experience of working in the Planning Regulatory framework, application of current highway design guidance and application of the relevant planning circulars and development control policies;
" A track record of having worked on a variety of transportation planning projects;
" A highly motivated individual and ideally a member of a relevant professional body;
" The ability to communicate effectively and professionally with all levels of staff and clients (both written and orally);
" Capability to work to deadlines and work autonomously when required; and
" Understanding and experience of the operation of management systems for quality, financial and project control.

For further information, please get in touch.

Skills Required: Senior Transport Planner
Job Type: Permanent
Start Date: 20/11/2017     Duration: Permanent
Contact: Steve Slade Contact E-mail: Click
Contact Tel: 0161 669 4717 Contact Fax:
Reference: VAC-13880 Added: 25-09-2017
  IMPORTANT: For jobs based in the UK it is unlawful to employ a person who does not have permission to live and work in the UK. Please ensure you have this permission before applying, unless the advert states otherwise.
Home   •   About us   •   Privacy Policy   •   Terms   •   Contact Us   •   Help
Copyright © 2013