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Principal Transport Modeller

  • Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
  • Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Consulting Engineering , Highways & Transport
  • Job reference: BBBH371262_1510821713

Job description

Principal Transport Modeller


£40,000 - 45,000

About the Role

We are recruiting for a Principal Transport Modeller/Planner to join their existing team. Based in our Manchester city centre office. You will work with our diverse range of clients across the UK and possibly the Middle-East. You will build upon your existing significant experience in transport modelling and appraisal and managing teams of modellers to deliver projects to benefit both our clients and the company. You will have opportunities to work on a diverse range of projects from nationally and regionally important strategic models to helping us build on our growing capability and experience of 'big data' working alongside other companies at the forefront of new approaches to modelling.

Role specific Responsibilities:

* Manage and lead a range of strategic modelling projects

* Develop and implement modelling and economic assessment methodologies

* Assist the senior colleagues on modelling and appraisal methods and provide advice

* Deliver strategic modelling projects to programme and budget;

* Ensure the effective management of project delivery in line with agreed objectives, timescales, costs and other KPI's.

* Deliver to agreed personal targets.

* Prepare high quality reports and technical notes.

* Develop scope of work, timescales and budget expectations.

* Resolve problems or issues to support the delivery of projects or design objectives, ensuring that deliverables conform with the project manager's requirements.

About You

You will have;

* Numerate first degree in Transport, Mathematics, Geography, Civil Engineering, Planning or a related subject

* MSc in Transport Planning/Engineering

* Ideally Chartered Professional (CEng, MRTPI, TPP or CMILT) status

* Experience as a transport modeller, with an excellent track record in the field.

* You should be conversant with the appropriate guidance on the assessment of transport schemes

* Wide experience, on a number of projects, of various strategic modelling program suites; such as SATURN, VISUM, Cube/Voyager, EMME etc

* Ideally experience of highway scheme appraisal and current economic modelling software including, COBA, QUADRO, MyRIAD and TUBA (desirable);

* Ideally experience in the use of micro-simulation models such as PARAMICS, VISSIM (desirable).

* You should have team leadership experience including line management, mentoring and business development

* Expert knowledge of transport modelling theory and methods, data collection, analytical techniques and appraisal methods

* A clear and comprehensive understanding of UK Government transport planning policies and guidance, including WebTAG and DMRB

* Experience of delivering projects within company project management, safety health and environmental systems and processes would be advantageous (desirable)

This is a fantastic opportunity working for a leading international consultancy to be based in their Manchester office, and with the potential to work on projects for both the public and private sector in the UK and the Middle East.

If you would be interested in applying for this position or would like to discuss the opportunity in more detail then please either send an up to date CV across or call Karl French on 0113 242 0303.

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