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Senior Transport Planner ( For Sandwell at Risk and Internal Employees Only)

Employer
Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council
Location
Sandwell Council House. Freeth Street PO Box 2374. Oldbury B69 3DE.
Salary
  Band G SCP 32-37 (£40,221 - £45,441 Per Annum)
Closing date
24 Jun 2024
Reference
SAND000008415

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Job Details

The successful candidates will:

  • Assist in formulating and monitoring transportation policy and the development of transport schemes. Provide advice and transportation input for other policy areas at the corporate, regional, and national levels. Liaise on policy and proposals with transport interest groups, other authorities, and organisations. Deputise for the Strategic Planning and Transportation Manager and Transportation Team Leader when required.

Candidates should;

  • Possess a degree in transportation studies, town planning, civil engineering, or equivalent professional qualification. Have at least three years’ experience working on transportation planning issues or transport projects. Be familiar with the national, regional, and local transport policy environment.

For an informal discussion, please contact Andy Miller at 0121 569 4249 or andy_miller@sandwell.gov.uk.

We reserve the right to close vacancies prior to their advertised date if we receive a large number of applications. Therefore, you are strongly advised to complete and return your application as soon as possible. When completing your application, please refer to the supporting documents attached.

If you have a disability and require assistance in making an application, or have experienced a problem whilst applying for a position, please contact the Resourcing Team on 0121 569 3300 or via e-mail at: hr_resourcing@sandwell.gov.uk.

For more information about working for Sandwell Council, our recruitment process, and our offer to you, please visit https://www.sandwell.gov.uk/counciljobs.

Click here to find out more about our One Team Framework: Values and Behaviours

To apply, please download the application and return it to: HResourcing_applications@sandwell.gov.uk.

 

 

Company

Who are we?

Sandwell is situated at the very heart of the West Midlands, just a stone’s throw from Birmingham. A large, diverse, metropolitan borough, Sandwell offers exciting opportunities for all in a friendly, supportive environment.

Why work for us?

  • Generous annual leave entitlements
  • Access to the Local Government Pension Scheme
  • Access to an award-winning employee benefits scheme, which includes:
  • An exclusive retail discounts portal
  • Salary sacrifice schemes for cars, bikes, technology and car parking
  • An employee assistance and counselling service
  • Annual leave purchase scheme
  • A wide variety of learning and development opportunities
  • Flexi-time working
  • A variety of leave schemes including carers, compassionate, maternity and paternity
  • Volunteering scheme

Your career at Sandwell Council

We offer something for everyone, with an incredibly wide range of career opportunities, at any stage of your career, from apprentices to senior managers.

Whether your focus is a support service, such as Finance, Human Resources, Legal or ICT, or a frontline service, such as Social Care, Planning & Regeneration, Housing or Leisure, it’s worth looking at what Sandwell has to offer.

Our plans for the future

Our Vision 2030 shows just how committed we are to creating the best future possible for our communities and for the people who live and work in Sandwell. 

We’re a progressive organisation, and we’re proud of what we’ve achieved so far, but we know there’s much more to do to make our vision. For more information on our plans for the future see our dedicated vision 2030 page; http://www.sandwell.gov.uk/Vision2030

For more information about working for Sandwell Council, our recruitment process and our offer to you please visit;

https://www.sandwell.gov.uk/counciljobs

For information on our Values and Behaviours, please visit:

https://www.sandwell.gov.uk/council/values-behaviours

To view a copy of the Local Government Career Guide, please visit;

https://www.wmjobs.co.uk/staticpages/30847/local-government-careers

Company info
Website
Telephone
0121 569 3300
Location
Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council
Sandwell Council House
Freeth Street
Oldbury
West Midlands
B69 3BS
GB

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