Undergraduate Transport Planner - Summer Placement

About Us:

Royal HaskoningDHV is an independent, international, engineering and project management consultancy with over 130 years of experience. Our professionals deliver services in the fields of aviation, buildings, energy, industry, infrastructure, maritime, mining, transport, urban and rural planning, and water.

Backed by the expertise and experience of nearly 7,000 colleagues across the world, we work for public and private clients in more than 130 countries. We work with our clients to deliver the engineering and environmental solutions they need to help them achieve their ambitions, while responding to some of the world’s most pressing challenges

The Role:

We are looking for an undergraduate with a genuine enthusiasm for Transport Planning to work in our Birmingham office for 8-10 weeks over the summer 2017. This is an opportunity to gain some valuable work experience over the summer working within and supporting the Birmingham Transport Planning team. You will work within a proactive team environment.

Vision 2018: Our Company Strategy

Our priority is to achieve leading positions, excel in our work and build the best team of people who share our values - brightness, integrity, team spirit and excellence. This strategy is our starting point for creating innovative and sustainable solutions for our clients.

Our Transport Teams undertake development planning work, providing advice to private sector and local authority clients on access and transportation issues and supporting development proposals through the planning process. The team works closely with our Infrastructure Services, Structures and Environmental teams on larger multi-disciplinary development proposals.

Tasks are likely to include:

  • Basic CAD work
  • Swept path analysis C
  • Commissioning traffic surveys
  • Traffic survey analysis
  • Preparation of traffic flow diagrams
  • Trip rate generation
  • Undertaking site visits
  • Supportive administrative work

To apply you should have the following:

  • Be studying towards a BSc/BEng in Civil Engineering or relevant subject
  • Have a basic knowledge of Traffic Assessments, Travel Plans, Transport Statements
  • Have a basic knowledge of Manual for Streets and relevant Highway standards
  • Good communication skills (written and verbal)

Opportunity Overview

  • Closing Date: Today
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Placement Duration: Summer, Summer - open to 1st years
  • Location: Birmingham
  • Region: West Midlands
  • Type: Work Placement / Internship

Disciplines accepted...

  • Civil
  • Structural

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