Principal Transport Planner

West Midlands Combined Authority
£35,564 per annum
01 Aug 2017
14 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Principal Transport Planner
Salary: £35,564 - £40,030 per annum
Hours: 36.5 hours per week

The West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) is comprised of the twelve local authorities and three Local Enterprise Partnerships working together to move powers from Whitehall to the West Midlands and our locally elected politicians, who know this region best. Individual councils will still deliver services and retain their identity but on the big decisions we will have the resources to work together.

With a growing and fast-paced transport agenda, we are looking for a talented and experienced Principal Transport Planner to help us provide Transport Planning and appraisal services to support evidence-led development of schemes aligned to WMCA’s strategic transport plan and delivery of capital and revenue programmes.

Working closely with key internal and external organisations on transport planning issues the successful candidate will provide transport planning support in negotiations with external organisations and support the identification of best practice in transport planning work. A proven record in Transport Planning coupled with detailed knowledge of transport modeling techniques and scheme appraisal will be required.

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Closing date: 31 July 2017, 3pm

Interview date: w/c 7 August 2017.

We are committed to equality of opportunity in service provision and employment. Our recruitment policies, procedures and practices enable all applicants to be considered on merit and ability to do the job. We will make reasonable adjustments, in line with the Equality Act, for disabled applicants if these are needed.