Transport Planning Engineer - All Locations

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27 October 2015
BWB Consulting Ltd

About the role

BWB Consulting has an exciting opportunity for a Transport Planning Engineer - flexible location.

What you will be doing 

Within the Transport & Infrastructure Group, our Planning Team offers a wide range of services to complement the activities of the Group and the company as a whole, as well as providing bespoke services to our Clients.

The majority of the technical work is transport planning and traffic engineering at the planning stage of private sector development projects. We are therefore looking to appoint people at Engineer or Senior Engineer roles at our Nottingham, Birmingham, Leeds and London offices. In summary, the candidate for the role(s) will therefore have good writing skills, being able to present technical assessments in Transport Assessment reports, Transport Statements and Travel Plans for projects of all types and sizes. 

We take pride in successfully working with Clients on a range of projects, big and small. This ranges from new settlements with thousands of dwellings for large developers to a handful for small landowners, rail freight terminals, office developments, industrial estates, sports grounds and other leisure uses, medical centres, churches, country parks, you name it!

The team

BWB is a leading Engineering and Environmental Consultancy with over 200 people based in 7 offices throughout the UK. We have an established reputation for delivering high quality environmental and engineering consultancy services to corporate, industrial, development and financial clients across a variety of sectors.

As well as celebrating our 25th anniversary, we are looking to grow this dynamic and integral team.  The Transport and Infrastructure Group includes Design, Transport Planning and Infrastructure Management service lines.  We are looking for an enthusiastic Transport Planning Engineer to join our team.


About you

The role of Engineer would be to undertake duties necessary for project execution with the support of senior team members within the team. The role of Senior Engineer would be to supervise and manage aspects of a number of projects.  Additionally, a Senior Engineer would be sometimes required to deputise for the Team Leader and supervise and assist employees in the Team.  On occasions a Senior Engineer will be required to lead small teams with delegated authority and support identified by the Team Leader.

Specifically, you will play a role in the technical delivery of the T&I Planning Service. Skills in CAD, road safety engineering, junction design and assessment will be a bonus. Typical software packages we use include PICADY, ARCADY, LinSig, and TRICS.


Why work for us

BWB is unique. There is a different feel and ethos to our company and we can offer you a rewarding experience regardless of what stage you are at in your career.  First and foremost we have a fun and friendly culture. We have worked hard at engaging with our people in the right way and providing opportunities to collaborate at all levels.  There is a real sense of being ‘in it together.’

The entrepreneurial spirit of our leadership team runs throughout the whole business. We encourage our people to give us feedback on how we are doing, help us innovate and share ideas. We also offer genuine variety and involvement of all stages of a project and develop our people so that they can manage their own careers with us.