4 months ago
Senior Transport Planners/Engineers (Transport & Highway Engineering)
Excellent Salary (commensurate with experience) + Benefits
We have a position available in our Belfast office for a Senior Engineer ideally with experience in Transport Planning and Traffic Assessments. The role is for work on Masterplan Developments across NI, Scotland, England, Wales and ROI, on both public and private sector projects, undertaking traffic assessments and determining highway improvements, working with our innovative design team to resolve problems.
About the Role
This role will involve:
- Transport Reports and Project Management of a wide range of public and private schemes, including road projects, frameworks, housing and mixed use developments.
- Management of workload and staff.
- Liaising with other members of the consultancy design and PM team to deliver an effective service to our clients.
- Potential travel between RPS offices in NI and UK for work package co-ordination
- Business development and preparation of marketing submissions
- Preparation of detailed reports
Suitable candidates will ideally have a BEng or Meng degree in Transport Planning, Geography, Mathematics or Civil Engineering with a view of getting Chartered with CILT, CIHT, ICE or IEI or equivalent. Transport or Highways experience in either the public or private sector will be a benefit, ideally undertaking traffic assessments and reviewing designs to determine required improvements.
Experience in using LinSing and Junction and Signal modelling tools would be advantageous as well knowledge of Microsimulation.
A confident, capable approach is required with a positive attitude to working as part of a team. Suitable candidates will have excellent report writing and communication skills and enjoy working independently as well as within a collaborative team environment.
RPS is a leading global professional services firm of 5,600 people. We define, design and manage projects that create shared value in a complex, urbanising and resource-scarce world.
Connecting with our global expertise we make it easy for our clients to create winning solutions for their communities and their clients. By being confidently pragmatic we solve problems that matter. We make complex easy.
Our transport division provides technical and advisory services across the entire project lifecycle. We’re proud to have worked on many of Europe, North America and Australia Asia Pacific’s most successful transport projects including roads and motorways, light and heavy rail, ports and airport upgrades.
Our Northern Ireland Office, situated in Belfast, employs over 200 staff and has been providing services to the UK and Ireland for the past 70 years. We offer a wide range of opportunities, in a dynamic work place, where achievements are rewarded and progress encouraged. As one of Ireland’s leading multidisciplinary consultancies, we are working on many high profile Planning, Engineering, Water, Waste, Transport, Project Management and Environment projects and require innovative and motivated staff.
If you think you have what it takes, then please forward your CV and a member of our recruitment team will be in touch as soon as possible.
RPS is an Equal Opportunities employer.
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