Graduate Transport Planner

Our client is an independent transport planning consultancy based in Manchester city centre and operating throughout the United Kingdom specialising in providing highways, transport and traffic advice to predominantly private sector clients.

with unstinting advice and assistance along with a focussed approach to finding solutions to their problems from inception right through the planning process and beyond to construction.

Staff have spent all of their professional careers in the development industry and are uniquely placed to advise clients and help them fulfil their aspirations, clients include developers, house builders, land owners, retailers, food and drink operators and healthcare providers.

They now seek a Graduate Transport Planner

The role will include input to a range of exciting projects involving the preparation of Transport Assessments and Travel Plans including trip generation, distribution and assignment, junction capacity assessments, highway design.

It will also involve the use of CAD, accident data analysis, public transport and site accessibility assessments as well as:

• Highway junction design and use of AutoCAD software;

• Junction analysis and use of ARCADY, PICADY, TRANSYT and LINSIG software;

• Transport Assessment and Travel Plan preparation;

• Understanding of the planning process;

• Use of Microsoft Office software, especially Excel.

This position is commutable from Bolton, Stockport, Wigan and Warrington.

The salary for this role is £22,000 to £25,000 per annum dependant on experience with excellent benefit programmes available.