Senior / Associate Transport Planner

Vertical Recruitment
£28k - 45k per year + benefits
30 Sep 2016
31 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Vertical Recruitment has an exciting opportunity for a Senior and Associate Transport Planner / Traffic Engineer to join the Transport & Infrastructure Planning team at their clients' Leeds office. The majority of the technical work is transport planning and traffic engineering at the planning stage of private sector development projects and they are looking for people to join from Engineer/Senior Engineer/Associate (Team Leader) level. The role of Engineer / Senior Engineer will be to help the existing team deliver the technical output from the Transport & Infrastructure Planning team on all Transport & Infrastructure Planning projects and those Transport & Infrastructure components of multi-disciplinary projects. The role of Associate / Team Leader will therefore to be responsible for the overall management of the technical output. Responsibilities will include liaison with clients, consultants, and statutory bodies, project planning, and the management of internal and external resources. In addition there will be a requirement to manage the Leeds Transport & Infrastructure Planning team members. The role will develop with the continued growth and success of the company and provides the opportunity for the right candidate to support and influence the future shape of the service. The majority of work is private developer led. You will play a role in the technical delivery of the Transport & Infrastructure Planning Service. Skills in CAD, road safety engineering, junction design and assessment will be a bonus. Typical software packages we use include PICADY, ARCADY, LinSig, and TRICS. Knowledge of the principles of transport planning and understanding of trip generation, trip distribution, design standards, and the contents of Transport Assessments/Statements and Travel Plans is required (level of knowledge depends on the role). An appropriate academic qualification is desirable. For further information and a confidential discussion, please get in touch. This job was originally posted as