8 months ago
Job Title: Transport Planner
Reports to: Senior Transport Planner up to Associate Director
Direct Reports: None
Main Purpose of the Job
Our London office is seeking enthusiastic Transport Planners to join our growing team engaged in all aspects of traffic and transport planning, including Transport Assessments for new developments, masterplanning and urban regeneration projects, and Travel Plans. We are looking for keen, progressive and versatile individuals with a genuine interest in the Transport Planning profession.
Main Duties and Responsibilities;
Assist in the preparation of Transport Assessments, Transport Feasibility Studies and Travel Plans.
Focus on the preparation of junction capacity analysis, figures for reports, swept path assessment, analysis of data, and drawings of transport improvements including junction designs.
Expected to work with and prepare spreadsheets and write reports.
Work as part of a growing team and required to carry out a variety of tasks so that report delivery deadlines are met.
Will have the opportunity to become involved in a wide variety of exciting development projects and will be a critical part of a very busy commercially-focussed team with an expanding workload.
Required to liaise with other professionals including architects and town planners, and hence must have good interpersonal and communication skills.
Willing to adopt a flexible approach to their role to provide support to colleagues as workload dictates, and willing to go the extra mile to ensure work is delivered correctly and accurately and on time which, on occasion, includes working outside of normal office hours.
Will benefit from one-to-one training on a wide range of tasks that encompass transport planning.
What Qualifications, Experience & Skills are; Essential or Preferred to be successful in the role? Examples to consider / add to below;
Undergraduate or postgraduate degree in Transport Planning, Engineering, Town Planning, Geography and/or other numerate degrees.
Previous experience in a Consultancy
Ability to communicate effectively and professionally with all levels of staff and clients, both written and spoken.
Good written English for reports.
Strong numeracy, analytical and report writing skills with attention to detail.
Ability to work to deadlines both within teams and autonomously.
Familiarity with the Planning Regulatory Framework.
Knowledge of planning and transport planning policy and relevant design standards and guidance.