Senior Transport Planner – Bristol | £35,000 – £40,000
A Senior Transport Planner is required for a national planning consultancy based in their well-established Bristol office. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a company with over 10 offices across the UK and over 250 employees! Over the last couple of years, this consultancy has worked on some of the UK’s highest-profile projects seeing them win several awards in the process. You will be joining a diverse team which collaborates to deliver on highly complex schemes with bespoke solutions, keeping each day fresh and exciting!
The successful candidate will be involved in all aspects of project completion including the provision of transport assessments and travel plans, junction modelling, swept path analyses and AutoCAD design.
The role requires a thorough understanding of transport planning policy and will involve the promotion of development sites from site identification, planning application submission, discharge of planning conditions and monitoring through the implementation of various management and travel plans.
The ideal candidate will have with a degree in a related subject (a Masters degree in transport would be desirable), and have 3 or more years’ experience in either the public or private sector. You will have strong communication skills with the ability to liaise with clients, consultants and external authorities.
Key requirements for the Senior Transport Planner;
  • Ability to deliver transport planning solutions, manage junior staff and successfully manage projects
  • Good all-around 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 etc.
  • Experience in preparing and writing transport assessment and travel plan reports with attention to detail;
  • 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;
For More Information
If you like the sound of this Senior Transport Planner position, contact Konker Recruitment on (01392) (357565) to discuss further! Alternatively, apply through our website and we will be in touch with more details.
REF: Senior Transport Planner | Bristol | 925717