Graduate Transport Planner

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1383536256-2
  • Date Posted: 9 July 2024
  • Apprentice Employer: Carrington West
  • Location: Colden Common, Hampshire
  • Apprentice Pay: On Application
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Civil Engineering, Engineering, Health and Safety, Project Management
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

About this Apprenticeship

My client is seeking a motivated and enthusiastic Graduate Transport Planner to join their dynamic team in Reading. As part of a fantastic multidisciplinary company, you will work alongside experienced professionals in a collaborative environment to develop and deliver innovative transport solutions. This role is an excellent opportunity for a recent graduate to start their career in transport planning and contribute to a wide range of projects that shape the future of our communities.
Key Responsibilities:
Project Support: Assist in the planning, design, and delivery of transport projects, including traffic management, public transport planning, cycling and pedestrian infrastructure, and road safety.
Data Collection and Analysis: Gather, analyze, and interpret transport data using various tools and software to support project development and decision-making processes.
Report Preparation: Prepare technical reports, feasibility studies, and transport assessments in line with current regulations and guidelines.
Stakeholder Engagement: Collaborate with internal teams, clients, local authorities, and other stakeholders to ensure the successful delivery of transport projects.
Modeling and Simulation: Utilize transport modeling software to simulate traffic flows, forecast future transport needs, and evaluate the impacts of proposed developments.
Sustainability Focus: Contribute to the development of sustainable transport strategies that promote environmental sustainability and improve community well-being.
Regulatory Compliance: Ensure all transport planning activities comply with relevant legislation, standards, and best practices.
Professional Development: Engage in continuous learning and development opportunities to enhance your skills and stay updated with the latest industry trends and technologies.
Qualifications and Skills:
Education: A recent degree in Transport Planning, Civil Engineering, Geography, Urban Planning, or a related field.
Analytical Skills: Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to interpret complex data and produce clear, concise reports.
Communication: Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to present information effectively to a range of audiences.
Team Player: Ability to work collaboratively within a multidisciplinary team and manage multiple tasks simultaneously.
Attention to Detail: High level of accuracy and attention to detail in all work.
Passion for Transport: A keen interest in transport planning and a commitment to improving transport systems for the benefit of the community.
Benefits:
Competitive salary and benefits package
Opportunity to work on diverse and challenging projects
Supportive and collaborative work environment
Professional development and training opportunities