Graduate Transport Planner

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1384547377-2
  • Date Posted: 10 July 2024
  • Apprentice Employer: Calibre Search
  • Location: Merseyside
  • Apprentice Pay: On Application
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Transport & Logistics, Civil Engineering, Engineering
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

About this Apprenticeship

A Specialist Transport Planning consultancy in Liverpool are looking for a Graduate Transport Planner to begin their career in the industry! They are willing to massively invest in you, offering full training and support whilst you help the team deliver a range of transport planning schemes including Travel Plans, Transport Assessments and Traffic Forecasting!

You will be joining an extremely close knit office in Liverpool and be supported by all members of the team from the Directors to other Graduates in the team. All members of the team are in the office 5 days a week and you will be too! Meaning that you will learn much quicker as you'll be around your colleagues all the time.

As a Graduate Transport Planner you will be mainly involved in collecting transport data from a range of external sources, learning how to write transport assessments and travel plans and undertake Junction Modelling using ARCADY, PICADY and LINSIG.

Graduate Transport Planner Responsibilities

  • Assist in the preparation of Transport Assessments, Transport Feasibility Studies and Travel Plans.
  • Focus on the preparation of junction capacity analysis, figures for reports, swept path assessment, analysis of data, and drawings of transport improvements including junction designs.
  • Expected to work with and prepare spreadsheets and write reports.
  • Work as part of a growing team and required to carry out a variety of tasks so that report delivery deadlines are met.
  • Will have the opportunity to become involved in a wide variety of exciting development projects and will be a critical part of a very busy commercially-focused team with an expanding workload.
  • Will benefit from one-to-one training and training from all members of the team on a wide range of tasks that encompass transport planning.

Graduate Transport Planner requirements

  • You will have achieved or be on target to achieve an Honours Degree in Civil Engineering, Transport Planning, Geography, Statistics, Economics, Operational Research or equivalent subject.
  • Preferred - You will have relevant work experience gained through summer placements and internships or are able to demonstrate a genuine interest to work in Transport planning.
  • You must be eligible to live and work in the UK at the time you start employment.

If interested in this Graduate Transport Planner vacancy in Liverpool, but perhaps would like to find out more before formally applying, please contact Taylor Smith at Calibre Search Manchester.

Calibre Search promote equality in the workplace and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified candidates regardless of their sex, race, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age. We act as both an employment agency and employment business.