Transport Planner

We have an exciting opportunity for Transport Planner to support a wide variety of projects in an expanding team. Our client has 3 offices across the UK with an opening within their Cambridge office for a talented Transport Planner to join their expanding team.

What’s on offer

• Annual Appraisal and Salary Review
• Private Healthcare
• Active social and charitable calendar
• Employee Assistance Programme
• Cycle to Work Scheme
• Salary Sacrifice Scheme for purchasing and selling holiday
• Payment of a Professional Membership

The role

• Lead and manage small – medium sized projects, including budget and time management, delegating where appropriate with input from senior colleagues
• Ability to complete/review of planning drawing requirements, such as visibility splays, vehicle tracking diagrams, access designs etc.
• Undertake site visits independently and provide professional opinions accordingly, particularly to inform scheme development at early stages of projects
• Attendance at project team, client and Local Highway Authority meetings
• Help preparing material for and attendance at Public Consultations
• Development of good personal and company working relationships with architects/planners/local highways officers
• Complete fee proposals for small to medium projects and input into larger sites where required
• Write and occasionally check Transport Assessments/Statements, Technical Notes, Travel Plans, Access Appraisals etc.
• Good understanding of modelling packages, and methodologies to calculate trip generation and distributions

What you need to succeed

• Degree level qualification or equivalent
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills, ability to respond efficiently to demands at a high standard
• Ability to prioritise workload, work effectively as part of a team and on own initiative
• Experience of working with computer based systems including Microsoft programmes
• Experience using AutoCAD, TRICs and modelling software
• At least 2 years Transport Planning experience, ideally exploring membership at a professional organisation
• Working knowledge of relevant design guidance & awareness of relevant local planning policies

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Summary information

  • Location: Cambridge
  • Job sector: Traffic and Transport
  • Salary: £35,000 – £45,000
  • Published: May 3, 2024