Senior / Principal Transport Planner


The Opportunity

Stantec have a reputable and well-established Transport Team spread right across the UK and we are currently seeking a Senior to Principal Transport Planner or Traffic engineer to join our team in Scotland. We have offices in both Edinburgh and Glasgow and can be flexible on location.

Our team is fortunate to work with excellent clients on some of the Scotland’s most exciting transport and land development projects. Our client-focused and result-driven approach has enhanced our reputation as one of the leading Transport teams in Scotland we are now looking to strengthen and grow the team further.

On a day to day basis, you will be involved in feasibility and design of transport solutions, preparation of transport assessments and travel plans, delivery of technical work relating to junction and transport analysis and highway design as well as supervising and mentoring junior team members. You will be a key contact to external stakeholders including our clients, design teams and local authorities.

Your key to success in this role will come from your passion for Transport and your desire to add value to both our clients and the wider community. If you are looking to take your career to the next level, then this could be the opportunity for you. 


About You

You will have a Degree qualification in civil engineering, transportation, geography, economics or similar.

As an experienced transport planner / traffic engineer, you need to possess a broad understanding of all elements of the transport planning profession but with a particular focus on active travel and development management.  You will have an understanding of technical standards including DMRB, MCHW, Development Guidelines, Designing Streets, National Roads Development Guidelines and Traffic Signs Manual, etc.

You will have good levels of numeracy, experience with Transport Assessment and Travel Planning, Junction modelling / analysis and experience of relevant software packages.

About Stantec

Stantec is a professional services firm. Our team of 22,000 global experts provides engineering, architecture, environmental, and project management services across all phases of the project life cycle.

We’re designers, engineers, scientists, and project managers, innovating together at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships. Balancing these priorities results in projects that advance the quality of life in communities across the globe.

From large-scale developments to challenging neighbourhood projects, we stretch across our global network to learn from others, offer our support, and gain new experiences along the way. So while we work to help the communities around us thrive, our own people thrive too.

We are an equal opportunities employer.

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