Transport Modeller / Senior Modeller

£25000 - £42000/annum
18 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Our client is a leading engineering consultancy and they have undergone rapid growth in the Scottish market in recent years. They are currently seeking a Transport Modeller to join their teams in Glasgow or Edinburgh and assist with a diverse array of prestigious local and national transport projects.

The successful candidate will have experience in transport modelling and have the opportunity to develop their skills in areas such as strategic modelling, microsimulation modelling, major scheme appraisal, transport economics and transport strategy.

Responsibilities/ Accountabilities:

* Assist with modelling projects from receiving project briefs, through data analysis and model development, to report production
* Provide economic analysis for business cases to support transport investment decisions
* Ensure technical content and quality of output produced is in line with the project brief
* Plan and supervise traffic surveys
* Undertake data analysis for large datasets
* Liaise with clients and attend project progress meetings.
* Prepare detailed client briefs or fee proposals for manager approval and assist in the preparation of major bids

Qualifications/ Experience:

* BSc/ BEng/ MEng degree in Civil Engineering or other relevant numerate subject
* Demonstrable experience in transport modelling or appraisal within a similar consultancy environment
* Experience and knowledge of one or more of the following modelling packages is desirable (e.g. VISSIM/VISUM, CUBE/VOYAGER, CUBE/TRIPS, SATURN, TUBA or S-Paramics)
* Experience of traffic signal operation would be advantageous (e.g. LinSig/ TRANSYT)
* Experience of GIS, SPS and/or SQL is desirable
* Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Our client offers a competitive package which includes a pension and life assurance scheme and the opportunity to participate in a flexible benefits programme which offers up to 28 days holiday per annum and a range of additional benefits. You will also have the opportunity to work on an interesting and diverse portfolio of projects, with prospects for future overseas work.

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