(PM86) Senior/ Principal Transport Planner


Senior/ Principal Transport Planner


Our client is an international multi-disciplinary consulting engineering company with over 90 years of experience in the built environment.

Their expertise and capabilities cover: Aviation, Buildings, Highways & Transportation, Land Development, Rail, and Water & Wastewater.

Main Purpose of the Job

The Transport Planning team in our clients Nottingham office is currently recruiting for a Senior/ Principal Transport Planner to support the delivery of the team workload. The team works on diverse Transport Planning projects for private and public sectors. As a result of current work and increased project wins, they are seeking a technically competent, motivated and credible person to assist in delivering projects.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

Leading the technical delivery on assigned projects;
Contributing to technical delivery on major transport planning projects;
Strong analytical, critical thinking and organisational skills
Line management and mentoring of individuals within the section;
Carrying out own discipline technical and other work as required on assigned projects;
Technical quality of work from team (own discipline); and
Business development – promote the capabilities of the company to current and prospective clients.

You will receive
  • Competitive salary
  • 25-Days Annual Leave and Buy, Sell & Carry-Over Policies.
  • Life Assurance at 4x Base salary.
  • Pension
  • Season Ticket Loans.
  • Salary Sacrifice Benefits.
  • Full Learning and Development programme.
Qualifications Required
  • Suitable science or civil engineering degree
  • Professionally qualified.
  • Active Progression towards Chartership
Experience required
  • Five years’ experience in transport planning working on range of private sector projects
  • Competent skills in trip generation, TRICs, trip distribution and preparation of Transport Statements, Transport Assessments, and Travel Plans
  • Experience in preliminary junction design, design standards and the use of AutoCAD
  • Experience in junction capacity modelling including Junctions 9 and LinSig
  • Experience in design junction capacity improvements
  • Experience contributing towards tender responses, bids, and fee proposals
  • A good understanding of the planning and local plan process
  • Experience in working within a professional team and negotiating with officers at local Highway Authorities
  • Previous experience of Section 106 negotiations
  • Previous experience of public transport strategies
  • Previous involvement in the appeal/public inquiry process
  • Previous involvement in micro-simulation/strategic traffic modelling
  • Highly effective communication skills; verbal & written
  • Strong analytical, critical thinking and organisational skills
For further information on this or any other related positions do not hesitate to contact Peter on 07881788772 or peter@huphuphup.com

Our industry knowledge ensures a unique, valued and specialist service. We actively encourage applications from all sectors of the community and offer every assurance that your application will be handled with the highest levels of professionalism.

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