Transport Economist - Expression of Interest


The Opportunity

Redefine your personal best.

Imagine being part of a dynamic team that designs innovative solutions for our diverse set of clients. We create great places and the connections that get people and goods moving—whether by car, bus, train, plane, or their own two feet. Our Transportation Planning group provides comprehensive planning, design, and engineering services. Join our team and help us keep communities connected.

Stantec have a reputable and well-established Transport Team spread right across the UK and we are currently seeking expressions of interest for enthusiastic and experienced Transport Economists at a range of junior and senior grades. This position can be based in any of our UK offices and if we don’t have an immediate position, we are happy to keep in touch until we do.

Upon joining Stantec, you will have the opportunity to work on a range of high-profile transport projects, including scheme appraisals, business cases, transport strategy development and general transport planning advice. Your responsibilities will include the following:-

  • Leading and/or supporting a range of transport projects across the UK;
  • Undertaking and supporting transport appraisals and business cases to inform investment decisions;
  • Conducting research to support planning and transport projects;
  • Project management - delivering projects to time and budget; and
  • Preparing fee proposals and tenders.

To succeed in your role, you will be a positive and enthusiastic team player but critically, you will have a passion for transport and the ambition to take your career to the next level.



You will be highly numerate with excellent report writing skills. You wil be an excellent communicator with the ability to advise both internal and external stakeholders at all levels. You will have experience in working to tight deadlines. You will have a keen interest in keeping up to date with developments in transport economics.

From our side, we can offer you continuous opportunities to develop and progress your career, a great learning culture and working environment, flexible hours, a competitive benefits package and much more. 

About Stantec

The Stantec community unites approximately 22,000 employees working in over 400 locations across six continents. We collaborate across disciplines and industries to bring buildings, energy and resource, environmental, and infrastructure projects to life. Our work—engineering, architecture, interior design, landscape architecture, surveying, environmental sciences, project management, and project economics, from initial project concept and planning through design, construction, and commissioning—begins at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships.

We are an equal opportunities employer.

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