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Transport Planner - Up to £35k - Birmingham

Ref no. BHN565595
Salary £30,000 - £35,000/annum
Location Birmingham, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Permanent
Job status Open

Job summary

This well regarded Midlands based Transport Planning specialist seeks a Transport Planner to join their highly successful and productive team.

Key skills required for this role

Transport Planner


UK Transport Planning experience and an interest in Solution Engineer

Job description

Transport Planner - Up to £35k - Birmingham

Your next employer:

This dynamic and reputable transportation specialist based in Central Birmingham, are renowned for their innovative approach to Transport Planning. Here you will find yourself immersed in a variety of stimulating development projects nationwide and which will in turn offer you the scope and training to really bolster your career

Job Overview:

As our Transport Planning division expands, we're seeking enthusiastic individuals to join this fully functioning team. In an idea world they would like to find someone at the earlier stages of their career, with one to three years experience and a good grounding in Transport Planning. In this role you'll play a pivotal part in supporting our client's team across a spectrum of projects throughout the UK. From drafting reports to facilitating road junction redesigns for evolving transport demands, you'll tackle diverse challenges daily.

As a relative newcomer to Transport Planning, you'll undergo comprehensive training and progressively assume greater responsibilities as your expertise flourishes. Expect involvement in projects spanning the planning process, including site assessments, stakeholder engagement, and collaboration with authorities to navigate development hurdles. With a flat reporting structure you'll enjoy autonomy backed by team support from the outset.

Our client's commitment extends beyond your initial training; they'll align your professional growth with their business objectives and your personal aspirations. Embrace a people focused work environment where you'll closely interact with senior management, fostering continuous learning. Additionally, you'll actively contribute to business development initiatives, attending industry events, nurturing client relationships, and expanding your network.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Drafting Transport Assessments and Statements
  • Crafting Travel Plans and coordinating their implementation
  • Presenting technical data and drawings
  • Conducting junction capacity assessments utilizing ARCADY, PICADY, and LINSIG
  • Liaising with clients, contractors, and authorities as needed
  • Assisting with various traffic/transport tasks under Team Leader guidance

Qualifications / Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in Geography, Urban Planning, Transport Planning, or related field
  • Genuine interest in pursuing a career in Transportation Planning and development
  • Eagerness to learn and adapt
  • Strong written communication skills with audience engagement expertise
  • Proficiency in quantitative analysis
  • Effective verbal communication skills

Working Environment:

Located in Central Birmingham, our client's offices boast proximity to major transport links and the vibrant city centre. You will be joining a dynamic workspace where you'll collaborate with industry experts, fostering an enriching learning environment which will see you career grow from strength to strength.

Apply now to embark on an exciting journey shaping the future of transportation planning!


Even if you're content in your current position, we're always open to connecting with Highways, Infrastructure, and Transportation professionals. Matchtech's Transportation division stands out as one of the leading STEM recruiters operating in the Consultancy world, and boasts a specialist team with a level of experience that is hard to match...

Whether you're considering a change in the coming days, months or years, we're here to facilitate your next career move with our expertise and extensive industry network. Feel free to reach out and make your introduction.

We look forward to connecting with you and being part of your journey!

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