Senior Transport Planner – Bristol

Location: Bristol
Department : Traffic & Transportation

Who we are

We’re Rodgers Leask, award-winning consulting engineers with decades of experience,
vast technical expertise and a friendly, proactive approach that our clients really value.

Over the years we’ve delivered projects of every size, in every sector, with every kind of
complexity. Whatever the challenge, from concept to completion, we deliver
imaginative, integrated engineering solutions that are rigorously designed, robustly cost
effective and reliably buildable.

We are an equal opportunities employer who believes in rewarding and supporting
those that have the drive and belief to be the best they can be. We care about the environment and are committed to creating a sustainable

Who you are

You would need

  • – Experience producing Transport Notes, Statements and Assessments, Travel Plans,
  • – Understanding of relevant local and national transport policy and guidance
  • – To be a competent user of junction capacity modelling software such as Junctions 10 and LinSig/Quickgreen, and other key industry software programs such as TRICS and TEMPro,
  • – To be a competent user of GIS software packages such as QGIS, ArcGIS, MapInfo, Basemap TRACC,
  • – To be proficient in preliminary highway design through competent use of AutoCAD and application of relevant design guidance
  • – Good organisation, communication, and presentation skills, with high standard of attention to detail and personal work ethic
  • – Exposure to project management, experience liaising with clients and other key stakeholders
  • – Be willing and able to mentor junior staff in their training and development
  • – Be a member of a professional institution such as the CIHT, IHE, TPS (and/or seeking chartership via TPP or CILT)
  • – 5 + years’ experience in the industry and have an aspiration to start a new and exciting chapter in your career

Why join?

  • -Flexible holiday allowance
  • -Company Pension scheme
  • -Hybrid working
  • -Interesting and challenging projects
  • -Autonomy to lead your own projects
  • -Excellent career progression potential

In Bristol, you’ll join a recently established, growing multi-disciplinary office that includes transport planners. Led by your Transport Planning line manager, and aided by the office’s Regional Director, you will assist in the expansion of Rodgers Leask’s Bristol Transport Planning Team. Our modern open plan office has excellent links to the transport network.

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