Senior Transport Planner

  • Manchester
  • £30,000 - £35,000
  • Permanent
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Donard Recruitment are presently recruiting for an experienced Senior Transport Planner to join one of the UK’s largest multi-disciplinary consultancies at the team at their state of the art office located in Manchester specialising in providing planning assistance to both the public and private sector.

The successful Senior Transport Planner will be part of a team responsible for all aspects of traffic and transportation planning ranging from development of strategic transport schemes, bid preparation, masterplanning, regeneration and assessments for new developments.

Senior Transport Planner Essential Criteria:

  • Possess 3+ years’ experience in transportation / planning with public or private sector clients
  • Have a strong understanding of all aspects of transport planning for developments including strategic appraisals, transports assessments and traffic engineering.
  • Be proficient in one of following traffic management software: TRANSYT, LINSIG, ARCADY, PICADY, VISSIM, SATURN etc.
  • Experience in preparing and writing transport assessment and travel plans
  • Possess an understanding of the Planning regulatory framework, application of current highway design guidance and application of development control policies
  • Understanding and experience of the operation of management systems for quality, financial and project control
  • Have experience working on a variety of transportation planning projects


In return the successful Senior Transport Planner will receive a market leading salary and benefits package including; a generous company pension scheme, child care vouchers, share save scheme, life assurance, buy and sell holiday scheme plus a clearly defined career progression path.

Salary: £30,000 – £35,000

Location: Manchester

To apply for this role please click on the link below to submit your CV or call Michael Pauls at Donard Recruitment on 02890996195.

Closing Date:
5 March 2018

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