Transport Planner, Belfast

Reference:

VAC-167

Sector:

Construction & Engineering

Salary:

£25,000 to £35,000 Per Annum

Town/City:

Belfast

Contract Type:

Permanent

Closing Date:

29/06/2018

MPA Recruitment has been appointed by a leading Technical Consulting and Engineering firm to source a Transport Planner to join their team. This is a diverse role where you will be involved in development, strategy and infrastructure projects for public and private sector clients.

You will be joining a wider consulting team, collaborating with colleagues across the UK and further afield to create excellent places and effective transport networks for all transport users. These projects require a broad range of skills and the ability to deliver quality work within a fast-moving and deadline-driven environment.

You will provide technical support within project teams under the leadership of project managers, working and interacting with wider multi-disciplinary professional teams. Your role will involve analysing, modelling and assessing future transport demands and network requirements; planning and designing for all transport modes, interchange activity and the creation of public realm areas; and preparing technical deliverables such as presentation slide decks, transport assessments and environmental statements to support planning applications.

You will have approx. 4-6 years’ experience in transport planning, modelling or data science. Having previously worked in a consultancy environment. You will have experience using industry recognised software packages such as CUBE, EMME, VISUM, SATURN, VISSIM or AIMSUN. You will use Initiative and have a creative approach to problem solving, the aptitude to work on your own initiative as well as the ability to work pro-actively within project teams led by project managers. You will hold a Degree in a relevant discipline and have membership of a relevant professional body.

You will receive a competitive salary and market leading benefits package reflective of your experience.

I am keen to have an initial discussion with anyone who feels this could potentially be of interest. Please contact Mark Canning, Business Manager at MPA Recruitment on 028 7136 0070 or send an up to date CV via the link provided to speak further about this opportunity.

All conversations will be treated in the strictest of confidence.