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Principal Engineer - Transport Planner - Newcastle

Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
£40,000 to £45,000
Job Type
28 Jul 2022
Principal Engineer - Transport Planner - Newcastle

Ref BR00094

Salary: £40,000 - £ 45,000+ benefits

This is a brilliant opportunity for a knowledgeable and experienced Transport Planner to join the talented transport planning team of a highly successful multidisciplinary consultancy. Working from the company's dynamic and supportive Newcastle office, you will get to work on a variety of transport planning commissions, including macro and micro simulation modelling, scheme business case appraisal, and active travel and transport planning work for a variety of clients.

As Principal Engineer (Transport Planning), you will:

Take a leading role on delivering projects such as Paramics, Saturn and Vissim models.
Delivery major transport planning scheme business cases, including the delivery of economic appraisals.
Assist in the delivery of a variety of other transport studies.
Contribute to the company's continuous improvement and knowledge sharing, and play a key role in the growth and development of an already successful transport planning team.

In order to be considered for this Principal Engineer (Transport Planner) position, you will:

Have a Master's Degree (or equivalent) in a numerate or transport discipline.
Be a chartered professional or be working towards Chartership.
Have experience in one or more of the following traffic modelling packages: Saturn, Paramics, Vissum.
Have experience working with scheme assessment programs such as Tuba and Cobalt.
Have working knowledge of working with Draft Appraisal Guidance.

Our client is offering a competitive starting salary, a full benefits package, and numerous exciting opportunities for career development.

To find out more about this Principal Engineer (Transport Planner) role, please email your CV to Bee, at
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  • Job Reference: 670306927-2
  • Date Posted: 28 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Penguin Recruitment
    Penguin Recruitment
  • Location: Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
  • Salary: £40,000 to £45,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: benefits
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent