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.
Competitive salary and benefits package
Opportunity to work on diverse and challenging projects
Supportive and collaborative work environment
Professional development and training opportunities