Senior Transport Planner

Senior Transport Planner

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Highways & Transportation

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £35000 - £45000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Curtis Sanderson

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8958

  • Job ref:

    Senior Transport Planner

  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


Scantec are currently working with one of the UK’s leading consultancies who have adapted extremely well under the difficult circumstances brought about by Covid-19, and are subsequently going from strength to strength. Notably, they have recently been awarded a substantial piece of work by Highways England and as such, are seeking 2 x Senior Transport Planners (based anywhere in the UK), to start immediately.

The successful candidate will work as part of a Transportation Team, with the objective of successfully delivering a range of transportation planning projects to public sector clients. You will be involved in delivering all aspects of Highways England Scheme Stages 1 / 2 and WelTAG/WebTAG Stages 1, 2 and 3.

About the Role:
  • To produce and review Option Assessment Reports and Business Cases
  • To have a working knowledge of transport guidance and current best practice (Highways England / WelTAG / WebTAG)
  • To have a good understanding of transport project development processes
  • To produce high quality project reports, including technical documents
  • To develop relationships with Highway England / Local Authorities
About You:
  • Understanding of the transport scheme appraisal process in the UK, including Highways England Scheme Stages 1 / 2 or WelTAG / WebTAG
  • Prior experience working through Highways England PCF (Project Controls Framework) processes
  • Knowledge of economic analysis software e.g. TUBA
  • Ability to undertake Value of Money BCR assessments for proposed schemes
  • Experience of liaising and working with partners and agencies
  • Knowledge/experience over a range of civil engineering and transport disciplines such as: cycle and pedestrian network delivery, public transport networks and interchanges, highways and junctions
For further information regarding the role, organisation and associated benefits etc. please apply or contact Curtis Sanderson on 0151 666 8958.

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