Senior/ Transport Planner

Recruiter
Allen & York Ltd
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£30,000 per annum
Posted
01 Aug 2017
Closes
28 Aug 2017
Sector
General
Contract Type
Full Time

About the team

Within the Transport & Infrastructure Group, our Planning Team offers a wide range of services to complement the activities of the Group and the company as a whole, as well as providing bespoke services to our Clients. The majority of the technical work is transport planning and traffic engineering at the planning stage of private sector development projects.

We take pride in successfully working with Clients on a range of projects, big and small. This ranges from new settlements with thousands of dwellings for large developers to a handful for small landowners, rail freight terminals, office developments, industrial estates, sports grounds and other leisure uses, medical centres, churches, country parks, you name it!

Essential criteria

About you

The ideal candidate will have skills and experience in the following areas:

  • Adopt a professional approach at all times
  • Manage own time, seeking support where required
  • Ability to plan and monitor workloads to achieve project demands
  • An effective track record in developing emerging relationships with Clients at a more senior level
  • To effectively communicate and co-operate within a project team to support the achievement of a project brief through the provision of efficient and professional services
  • Provide solutions to technical problems and input to provide both factual and interpretative technical reports
  • Provide proactive input in Service initiatives
  • Contribute to the achievement of Company and Service objectives
  • To develop and maintain positive working relationships with colleagues throughout the Company, clients and suppliers
  • To promote the Company and its services to others
  • To contribute to personal and collective safety
  • Demonstrate willingness and take a proactive approach to ongoing CPD, such as attendance at courses and professional meetings
  • To share both knowledge and experience with other team members
  • To provide support and assistance to the line manager as appropriate
  • You will have good writing skills, being able to present technical assessments in Transport Assessment reports, Transport Statements and Travel Plans for projects of all types and sizes

What they can offer you

  • An excellent career with a competitive salary
  • Exciting and varied project design experience
  • 25 days holiday plus additional holiday purchasing scheme
  • 1 paid day of volunteering for a company-nominated charity
  • 2.5 paid days for STEM activity
  • Cashback medical cover
  • Rewards scheme offering discounts on shopping, cinema tickets, theme parks & gyms
  • Free Tastecard offering 50% off dining at over 6,500 restaurants nationwide