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 Transport Planner to support a wide variety of projects in an expanding team.

Skills & Experience Required

  • Degree level qualification or equivalent
  • At least 2 years Transport Planning experience, ideally exploring membership at a professional organisation
  • Working knowledge of relevant design guidance & awareness of relevant local planning policies
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, ability to respond efficiently to demands at a high standard
  • Ability to prioritise workload, work effectively as part of a team and on own initiative
  • Experience of working with computer based systems including Microsoft programmes
  • Experience using AutoCAD, TRICs and modelling software

Role Specific Requirements

  • Lead and manage small – medium sized projects, including budget and time management, delegating where appropriate with input from senior colleagues
  • Write and occasionally check Transport Assessments/Statements, Technical Notes, Travel Plans, Access Appraisals etc.
  • Good understanding of modelling packages, and methodologies to calculate trip generation and distributions
  • Ability to complete/review of planning drawing requirements, such as visibility splays, vehicle tracking diagrams, access designs etc.
  • Undertake site visits independently and provide professional opinions accordingly, particularly to inform scheme development at early stages of projects
  • Attendance at project team, client and Local Highway Authority meetings
  • Help preparing material for and attendance at Public Consultations
  • Development of good personal and company working relationships with architects/planners/local highways officers
  • Complete fee proposals for small to medium projects and input into larger sites where required


  • 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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