Associate Transport Planner

  • South West
  • Permanent
£55000 - £65000 per annum + DOE
Job ref: 209944_1653039652

Our client transport team has developed and grown a wide-ranging portfolio of projects and clients covering a diverse array of schemes of all scales across the UK, which includes residential, health, education, retail, energy, leisure, and employment.

Following the success of their continued growth, they are now seeking a Senior and an Associate Transport Planner London and Bristol teams to continue their growth as they roll out their extensive Transport services nationwide.

You will work on and be involved in managing several complex transport planning projects with the transport team and given the opportunities to lead on the development and delivery of such projects. This will include:

  • the promotion of development sites from site identification/acquisition, through the planning application processes to submission,
  • Discharge of planning conditions and monitoring which will be achieved through the implementation of various aspects of work
  • Preparing documents such as transport statements, assessments and travel plans.

Alongside the Transport Directors you will deliver market leading consultancy advice, necessitating a sound understanding of client requirements on projects and recognition of competing stakeholders’ interests with effective resource management. You will provide support to junior and senior staff as well as having the opportunity to develop your own project management and commercial skills.

This is an exciting opportunity to share our journey and help us to deliver an exceptional service that creates sustainable and successful developments for our existing and growing client base.

Person Specification

We are seeking enthusiastic Senior Transport Planners up to Associate level, with an understanding of transport planning policy and delivery of projects to clients.

We are looking for candidates that can demonstrate the following:

  • Degree in a related subject (a master’s degree in transport would be desirable)
  • Sufficient experience at the relevant level applying within a private consultancy or local authority environment.
  • Experience with Transport Statements, Assessments, and Travel Plans.
  • Access strategy work, parking strategies, sustainable transport, S106 agreements, S278 agreements and guidance such as NPPF, DfT Transport Assessment guidelines, Manual for Streets etc;
  • Use of the TRICS database.
  • Setting up and running PICADY’s and ARCADY’S.
  • An understanding of LINSIG and can carry this modeling out for different scenarios, understand what they are doing and why;
  • The principles of micro-simulation and strategic models/modeling;
  • Junction design (priority, roundabout, signals).

The level of knowledge and experience will be considered commensurate with the level of role applied for.

Salary and Benefits

  • 25 days + Bank holiday and Christmas Days.
  • Car allowance
  • Competitive Salary (DOE)
  • Supportive Team
  • Travel allowance
  • Pension Scheme.

Girling Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Job Information

Job Reference: 209944_1653039652
Salary From: £55000
Salary To: £65000
Job Industries: Consultancy
Job Locations: South West
Job Types: Permanent

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