Senior Transport Planner/Engineer


  • £35000 - £45000 per annum
  • Posted: 04/10/2017
  • Hemel Hempstead
  • Job Ref: 7057
  • Permanent

Job Details

Overview

This engineering consultancy provide a range of planning and infrastructure services related to transport with involvement in property, energy and environmental projects. We have an exciting opportunity within a growing team for a Senior Transport Planner/Engineer in our Hemel Hempstead office with the potential to work on projects across the UK.

They have also recently been ranked within the top 5 UK environmental consultancies (Environmental Analyst, December 2014) and as a leading provider in environmental services both in the UK and internationally, there are excellent opportunities for the advancement and growth for the right individuals.

Senior Transport Planner/Engineer – Hemel Hempstead

Responsibilities:

- Prepare and review Transport Assessments;
- Undertake traffic flow analysis and junction modelling;
- Prepare Travel Plans with good knowledge of delivery and monitoring practices;
- Preliminary highway design;
- Transport inputs into Environmental Impact Assessments;
- Project management including financial management and client liaison;
- Negotiations with local planning and highway authorities;
- Traffic data collection, analysis and presentation;
- Assist in the preparation of evidence for public inquiries;
- Technical specification:
- Technical ability in a variety of development planning work including transport assessments, junction modelling and design, transport inputs to environmental impact assessments, and travel plans
- 3 to 5 years experience in development planning, within a transport planning context in a consultancy environment

Person specification:

- Appropriate academic and professional qualifications; degree qualified in a relevant planning or engineering discipline
- An MSc qualification in transport planning/engineering is desirable
- Working towards professional qualifications
- Strong analytical skills
- Good written and verbal communication skills 
- Ability to generate and apply ideas
- Ability to develop innovative and value solutions
- Ability to work well in a team environment and independently with limited supervision
- A good self-manager of time and work
- Experienced in use of Microsoft products including Excel, Word and Power Point
- Experience of transport modelling software (Junctions 8, Transyt, Linsig etc) and design desirable

Salary and benefits:

- £commensurate with experience
- Contributory Pension Scheme
- A flexible benefits programme including the option to buy additional holidays, childcare vouchers and private health care
- Regular training and career development