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Graduate Transport Planner - 2020

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

Start your journey. Define your future.

Have you everthought 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 furtherthan Peter Brett Associates, now part of 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.

You can check out some of the projects we are involved with here: https://peterbrett.com/services/transport/

About You

You will have a keen interest in Transport Planning, demonstrated through your studies and extra-curricular activities. You’ll have plenty ofpositive 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 mustbe eligible to work in the UK at the time you start employment.

We know that the friendly and collaborative culture at PBA is somethingwe 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.

PBA, now part of Stantec, is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We appreciate and celebrate differences andbelieve an open and diverse workforce benefits our employees and customers.

About PBA

Peter Brett Associates (PBA) is now part of Stantec, a global design firm with over 22,000 employees worldwide. Together, we are aiming to have a major impact on the engineering market in the UK and the communities that we serve. Both PBA and Stantec bring teams that possess a depth of expertise, experience, and passion for community. Our combined strengths will be essential to meet the growing opportunities in key UK markets.

Our people are our most important asset & creating a friendly and supportive environment for our employees where they can attain their personal career goals is a key objective for us.

 

Application Closing Date: Friday 10th January2020