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Graduate Transport Planner - 2020

Job Location:
Glasgow
Type of contract:
Graduate Programme
Vacancy Reference:
650
The Opportunity

Redefine your personal best.

Have you ever thought about joining a graduate programme where you get to work in a diverse, welcoming and exciting environment, on amazing projects while starting your journey to becoming professionally qualified?

If this sounds like something that appeals to you then look no further than Stantec.  Currently we have an exciting opportunity for a graduate to join our Transport Planning team in Glasgow/Edinburgh. You will have the opportunity to work as part of a passionate team of professionals who are involved in a wide variety of transport projects both locally and nationally.

As a graduate you’ll get to work on exciting and challenging projects and progress through our 2-year programme as part of our graduate community.  You’ll receive high-quality on-the-job training, participate in our structured support programmes, and join in our many graduate social activities.

You will support teams in transport planning, transport modelling and transport economics and your role will include the following tasks:

  • Providing technical support on a range of transport projects across the UK, including transport modelling, forecasting and appraisal;

  • Managing and analysing large data sets;

  • Conducting primary and desk-based research to support planning and transport projects;

  • Task and Project management - delivering tasks to time and budget; and

  • Preparing material for fee proposals and tenders.

About You

You will have a keen interest in Transport Planning, demonstrated through your studies and extra-curricular activities. You’ll have plenty of positive energy, a desire to learn and a passion for Transport.

You’ll be undertaking an BSc/BA orMSc/MA in Transport Planning, Mathematics, Statistics, Economics, Operational Research or equivalent . You’ll be working to achieve a minimum 2:1 classification and preferably have undertaken relevant work experience or placements.  Finally, you must be eligible to work in the UK at the time you start employment.

We know that the friendly and collaborative culture at Stantec is something we are proud of, but we have many other reasons for you to be excited about. We offer a competitive salary, excellent benefits, industry leading training, agile and flexible working arrangements, great projects, and lots more.

Stantec, is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We appreciate and celebrate differences and believe an open and diverse workforce benefits our employees and customers.

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.