AECOM Principal/Senior Transport Planner in Basingstoke, United Kingdom
Business Line Transportation
Position Title Principal/Senior Transport Planner
United Kingdom - Hampshire
Senior / Principal Transport Planner
AECOM are currently recruiting for a Senior / Principal Transport Planner to join our Development Planning team in Basingstoke. We are now looking to enhance and grow this team with individuals with a sound technical background that share our enthusiasm and determination to support our expanding workload.
Our Development teams work with private and public sector clients, architects, planners and other property professionals throughout the development life cycle; providing services from site feasibility through to completion. We undertake Transport Assessments, Travel Plans, Preliminary and Detailed Designs and Safety Audits.
For Development Planning posts ideally we would expect successful candidates to have a rounded skill set in development related transport assessment, with some wider experience in policy implementation, modelling and technical design. We would also expect good written and oral communication skills which we would continue to develop. Some knowledge and ability or qualification in civil engineering would be advantageous.
Delivery of Transport Assessments, Travel Plans and preliminary highway designs.
Work with private and public sector clients, architects, planners and other property professionals throughout the development life cycle; providing services from site feasibility through to project completion.
Supervising work, ensuring that it is carried out to the appropriate technical standard and that is managed to programme and budget.
Support team leader in managing and mentoring junior staff.
Contributing to technical client reports and presentations. Data handling and manipulation using MS Office products.
Preparing supporting drawings and diagrams using AutoCAD and Illustrator.
A good understanding and working experience of the principles of transport planning
Experience in using one or more relevant transport modelling packages e.g. ARCADY, PICADY, LINSIG, etc.
Experience in the preparation of development related Transport Assessments, Travel Plans and Access Studies, with some wider experience in policy implementation, modelling and technical design.
Experience developing fee proposals.
Experience using AutoCAD and Adobe Illustrator preferred.
Good interpersonal and communication skills and an ability to communicate well.
Good numerical, analytical and problem solving skills.
Good level of competence in the use of MS Office products (including Excel and Word).
Ability to work unsupervised, leading a piece of work or working within a project team.
The ability to communicate technical concepts and mentor and support more junior staff.
A degree in an analytical subject such as engineering, geography, mathematics, economics or similar.
Membership of a relevant professional institution (CIHT, CILT, TPS, ICE).
A masters degree in a relevant subject would also be desirable but is not essential
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Job Category Engineering - Transportation
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United Kingdom
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 182875BR
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.