We have identified the need for a talented Transport Planner to strengthen the Transport Planning team.

Your role will include:

  • undertaking site visits and site audits - collating the information collected
  • contributing towards the preparation of Transport Statements, Transport Assessments and Travel Plans along with contributions to Environmental Statements
  • liaison with clients, third parties and Local Authority Planning and Highway Officers
  • design of traffic, parking and travel surveys along with analysis of survey data
  • use of trip generation databases, contributing towards the production of multi-modal trip generation and assignment exercises
  • Understanding of traffic modelling techniques an interpretation of traffic model output for us in the preparation of Transport Assessments
  • identification of measures for inclusion with development mitigation strategy.

Key skills and knowledge required:

  • relevant degree (Bachelor’s or Masters in Civil Engineering, Geography or Transport Planning is desirable) or equivalent high quality technical training
  • relevant work experience within a consultancy environment 
  • technical awareness in the areas of Development Planning work including Transport Assessments and Statements, junction modelling and preliminary design and Travel Planning
  • good written and verbal communication skills
  • knowledge of the planning process and regulatory framework
  • knowledge of planning and transport policy
  • traffic data analysis techniques
  • ability to analyse technical issues
  • basic traffic modelling techniques
  • basic knowledge of junction/highway design standards
  • basic use of AutoCAD and AutoTrack.

The Transport Planning team are a collaborative team where you will have the space to use your initiative, research and analytical skills and to grow both personally and as a team.  If you have a hard working, thorough and collaborative approach, this is the team for you.

To apply for this position please send your CV along with a covering email to london@robertwest.co.uk.

Robert West are an Equal Opportunities employer.

No agencies please.

  • Committed
  • Engaging
  • Professional
  • Confident
  • Adaptable