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Bristol, South West 109 The Print Rooms London SE1 0LH Mattinson Partnership Senior Transport Planner - Bristol
Reference #: 18695_1580901748
Location: Bristol, South West
Salary: £34000 - £43000 per annum
Benefits: excellent benefits
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Type: Permanent
Posted On: 05/02/2020

Senior Transport Planner - Bristol

We have just taken details of an exciting opportunity for a transport planner looking to take their career to the next level of experience. Working for a mid sized, award winning, multi-disciplinary consultancy, you will be joining a friendly and supportive culture.

Located in central Bristol, you will be part of a nationwide team working on a wide variety of transport projects across the private and public sector. As a senior transport planner, you will be providing transport inputs relating to clients' development proposals and will work towards solutions which are acceptable to all stakeholders. You will have a varied portfolio of clients, and the ability to articulate and communicate planning ideas, concepts and proposals is essential.

Duties include;

  • Planning-stage support for a variety of development schemes
  • Writing technical assessment documents for planning submissions
  • Technical assessment of junction performance using a range of traffic modelling software
  • Travel Plans and sustainability assessments
  • Project meetings and site visits
  • Assistance to senior staff in preparing evidence for planning appeals/public inquiries
  • General arrangement design of new junctions and accesses onto the road network
  • Attending public consultation events
  • Meetings with clients and approving authorities
  • Supporting junior team members.

My client is looking for a creative thinker who can engage with clients and work as part of a team. Excellent written and verbal communications skills are a prerequisite together with experience of writing transport assessments and travel plans.

A good knowledge of traffic modelling, data analysis and CAD is highly desirable.

This is a role that would appeal to a transport planner looking for a supportive environment with excellent career prospects and plenty of opportunities to develop their project delivery and client facing skills.

 
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