Principal Transport Development Engineer

Principal Transport Development Engineer

Job Title: Principal Transport Development Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bournemouth, Dorset
Salary: £40585 - £43757 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 894874_1534508511
Contact Name: Francesca Tucker
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 17, 2018 13:21

Job Description

Are you seeking an opportunity allowing you an enviable work/life balance? Does the idea of walking to award winning beaches for your lunchbreak appeal?

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Senior/Principal Transport Development Engineer to be based in the buzzing and vibrant town of Bournemouth. You have the opportunity to join a public service, committed to providing quality transport services to the town and surrounding areas, both now and in the future. The area is currently enjoying significant infrastructure improvements, with future projects continuing- career development opportunities are available, and competitive benefits are on offer.

As a Principal Transport Development Engineer, your main responsibilities will be/include:
*To manage an established team of Transportation Development Engineers, ensuring that transportation impacts of new development are properly assessed and evaluated
*Assessing the transportation effects of development, negotiating with developers and seeking appropriate Transportation mitigation measures.
*Attend Planning Board meetings, providing technical advice
*Assisting with the preparation of Section 106, 38 and 278 Agreements and inspecting/approving appropriate works on the public highway.

Successful candidates will have/be:

*A degree (or equivalent) with an appropriate a Civil Engineering/Transportation emphasis
*Proven experience of complex Transportation Development Management projects
*Chartered Engineer/Transport Planner status or equivalent.
*Knowledge of highway design standards, best practice, and current planning and traffic legislations
*A solid understanding of Central and Local Government policy, and Local Transport Plan Development
*Detailed knowledge and proven competency of Section106, 38 and 278 Agreements
*Excellent communication, project and time management skills
*Proven ability to meet performance targets and achieve positive outcomes.
*Proven team and project management capabilities
*You should be IT literate
*Hold a full valid UK driving licence.

Principal Transport Development Engineer
Bournemouth, Dorset
Salary- DOE + competitive benefits

Key Words: Transport Development, Highways, Roads, Transportation, Transport, Infrastructure, Public Service, Government, Council, Planning, Development, Transport Planner, Transport Systems, Road Improvements, Road Alterations, Highways Authorities, Planning

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This role is a permanent position.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.