Principal Transport Planner S-Paramics

£40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
18 Nov 2016
16 Dec 2016
Sonya Hoey
Job Function
Planning & Development
Job position
Qualified / Chartered
Contract Type
Full Time

Principal Transport Planner S-Paramics

Job vacancy for a Principal Transport Planner S-Paramics in the Surrey office of an award winning engineering consultancy.

Your new company
You could be working for one of the UK's leading engineering and infrastructure consultancies with a reputation for quality. This award winning consultancy works with private and public sector clients to deliver improved infrastructure- from providing new highways and transportation networks to delivering sustainable energy projects. This is a company that values the skills and knowledge of its people to take engineering projects from inception through to delivery. This company seeks people with the desire to innovate, improve, promote excellence and act with integrity and responsibility - could this be you?

Your new role
Our client is looking to recruit a Principal Transport Planner specialising in S-Paramics to join their team. Following a number of recent contract wins for local authorities, Highways England and private developers, they are now looking to grow their Transport Planning team in its Surrey office. There is a large transport planning team offering a wide range of services to public and private sector clients. This team deals with strategic and micro-simulation modelling, scheme appraisal, development planning, business cases, parking strategy, and a variety of related topics. The requirement is for a Principal Transport Planner specialising in microsimulation modelling (predominatly S-Paramics). There will also be the opportunity to contribute to the Transport Planning team through other inputs such as data analysis, survey planning, business cases, economic appraisal etc. Management of projects or sub-projects will also be required. You will build upon your existing significant experience in transport planning and managing teams to deliver projects to benefit both our clients and the company. You will have opportunities to work on a diverse range of projects.

What you'll need to succeed
This a permanent role with excellent career prospects for an enthusiastic and energetic person. You will have; Numerate first degree in Transport, Mathematics, Geography, Civil Engineering, Planning or a related subject (essential). MSc in Transport Planning/Engineering (desirable). Ideally Chartered Professional (CEng, MRTPI, TPP or CMILT) status (desirable). Extensive experience of S-Paramics modelling required. Experience of VISSIM, SATURN, or VISUM would be an advantage. Experience of VBA scripting would be an advantage. Experience of economic appraisal tools (TUBA, COBALT, QUADRO and MyRIAD) and of assessing Wider Economic Benefits would be an advantage.

What you'll get in return
You will feel a valued member of the team and be rewarded well for good performance. This company expects the very best from its people and in return treats its people with the utmost respect. You'll also be rewarded with a competitive salary and a great benefits package.

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