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Principal Transport Planner/Engineer

Mott MacDonald

Location: Northern Ireland

Job Type: Full time


As a senior member of the Integrated Transport Division (ITD) you will act as the day-to-day lead on a range of strategic transport planning and engineering projects, taking responsibility for ensuring successful delivery of these projects.

You will be a key addition to the team, contributing to the continued development of Mott MacDonald's market presence, the ongoing growth of the transport planning business across Ireland as well as the supporting more junior members of the ITD team in Ireland. You will also contribute to the company's wider portfolio of international projects.

You will be involved in the following role responsibilities:

Working as part of our collaborative project teams in transport planning
Delivering technical work for colleagues and clients
Overseeing tasks and activities that match your ability, expertise, and interest
Writing proposals and reports
Growing your knowledge, expertise, and skills in transport planning

As a Transport Planning or engineering professional, you have at least 8 years of post-graduate experience working within the transport planning industry in Ireland or abroad. You will have engaged with concept design stage work on major transport investments, helping to bring this work forward to the point when construction can begin.

You will also be able to demonstrate the following:
Degree in engineering, maths, transport planning or a related discipline (or equivalent)
Membership of a relevant professional organisation
Good communication skills liaising with clients and colleagues
Good report writing and other written and numerical presentation skills
Although not essential, holding an relevant MSc or post-graduate qualification would be beneficial as would any experience working in major studies of the transport market in Ireland.