Senior Transport Planner

  • Manchester
  • £30,000 - £45,000
  • Full Time
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Are you an experienced Transport Planner that would like to work for an international business with a growing construction and property presence in Manchester? If so then read on!

 

Donard Recruitment are a preferred recruitment partner of a rapidly expanding multi-sector business provider that are significantly growing their construction and property team in Manchester. This is a private construction consultancy with projects in the Public and Private sector. They have wide portfolio of projects ranging from Education, Water, Waste and Highways.

 

Due to an increase in projects our client is seeking to add a new Senior Transport Planner to their team.

 

This role will be based primarily in Salford. However, some travelling may be required to other offices.

 

The successful candidate will assist in and manage the preparation of all aspects of work and will have the opportunity to become involved in a wide variety of exciting transport planning projects.  He or she will be a critical part of a very busy, commercially focussed team which has an expanding workload and will be required to undertake a variety of tasks that are required in order that project delivery deadlines are met.

 

Role Definition

Key Requirements are as follows:

  • Ideally 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;
  • 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.

 

 

The candidate

 

 

  • A  BEng/BSc in an appropriate field
  • A minimum of 4-5 years post qualification experience in in transport planning / transportation / development planning.
  • You will be able to demonstrate a high level of good communication skills at both a written and verbal level.
  • The 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;
  • 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;
  • Proven experience in preparing and writing transport assessment and travel plan reports with an attention to detail;
  • Proven experience in developing and preparing strategic highways schemes and associated business case development;

 

To apply please email your CV or call Michael on 02890 996195 for more information

 

 

Closing Date:
11 March 2018

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