The company is a Director owned business which was started in 2012, with offices in Manchester, Birmingham, Reading and London. The company was created with a clear focus on staff and clients; to be a place where our staff enjoy and feel proud to work and our clients’ come back to us based on the quality of advice they receive. The company currently employees 25 staff with a turnover of around £2.5 million, with aspirations to grow to 40 staff with a turnover of £4m over the next 2-3 years. We are actively looking to recruit Graduates to join the team in our Reading or Camden office.
The company are looking for graduate engineers who will be working on development related transport planning projects across all sectors of the construction and property industry. Importantly, they employ people who have a desire to find solutions to our client’s transport and highways challenges. They are seeking highly enthusiastic staff members who want to get involved in delivering projects and be a key member of their team. Their approach is for everyone to work closely together to share their ideas, knowledge and views in order to ensure we achieve a successful outcome for their clients. The projects are varied both in terms of their type and size; you could be working on an access for a small number of residential properties one day and a major employment scheme off the strategic road network the next. This means you will have a varied work stream and will also provide you with the experience required for you to progress with your career.
What you will learn
As a graduate in the company you will learn some or all of the following:
• knowledge of transport planning and highways to support developments projects; • Good written and verbal communication skills; • Preparation of Transport Notes, Statements and Assessments, Travel Plans, Site Access Appraisals (Microsoft Office); • Travel Plan Coordinator experience; • An understanding of relevant local and national policy and guidance; • Project management and direct client communication; • Fee Proposal preparation. • Junction capacity modelling (ARCADY & PICADY); • Traffic signal modelling (LinSig); • Preliminary design of access, junction improvements and highway schemes (AutoCAD); • Swept Path Analysis (AutoTrack); • Preparation of graphics (GIS/Corel Draw); and • Delivering quality work to meet strict deadlines.
What you will receive
A competitive remuneration and benefits package are on offer from the company, who pride themselves on providing a comfortable and relaxed working environment with an iMac or MacBook as standard to work from. The company is a sociable one and they ensure that staff across all four of their offices know each other; this includes an active summer social and a companywide Christmas party in various locations across the UK.
Please send your details to Kal Kaur if you have any questions or queries about the above role.