Paul Basham Associates is a fast-growing, and award-winning Civil Engineering, Structural Engineering and Transport Planning consultancy. We are offering an exciting opportunity for a Senior Transport Planner to support a wide variety of projects in an expanding team.

Skills & Experience Required

  • Degree level qualification or equivalent experience
  • Membership of relevant professional organisation
  • At least 5 years transport planning experience
  • Knowledge and application of national design guidance
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience of working with computer-based systems including Microsoft programmes
  • Manage your own workload and delegate tasks

Role Specific Requirements

  • Write, check and on occasion approve technical reports such as Transport Assessments, Transport Statements, Travel Plans and Technical Notes
  • Prepare appeal documentation including Statement of Case and Statement of Common Ground
  • Project manage schemes, including budget and time management
  • Client / officer liaison and management
  • Assist with training junior members of staff
  • Ability to complete / review / approve planning drawing requirements, such as visibility splays, vehicle tracking diagrams, access designs etc
  • Attendance at Public Consultation events, project team/client meetings, appeal meetings & Local Highway Authority meetings
  • Prepare fee proposals and tenders
  • Good understanding of modelling packages, and methodologies to calculate trip generation and distributions


  • Competitive Salary
  • Company Bonus Scheme
  • Annual Appraisal and Salary Review
  • Private Healthcare
  • Chance to develop skills and progress your career
  • A friendly and interactive team on hand to ensure a supportive environment and fast progression 
  • Exposure to some of the nation's most prominent developers, planners and architects
  • Active social and charitable calendar 
  • Auto enrolment onto the company Pension Scheme with an employer's contribution of 5%
  • 24 days annual leave as well as your birthday off
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Salary Sacrifice Scheme for purchasing and selling holiday 
  • Payment of a Professional Membership

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