Senior Transport Planner

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Due to strong growth opportunities, we are seeking an accomplished Senior Transport Planner to join our high-performing, collaborative and enthusiastic team. We are flexible on what office this role will be based. You will focus on delivering transport planning, business cases, and support the consenting of sustainable development.

You will have local knowledge of the New Zealand policy and planning process and experience in delivering transport planning projects across a broad spectrum of clients. In additional to technical delivery, you will be looking to grow into a role including the preparation of proposals, project management, stakeholder and community consultation and business development for public and private sector clients.

The role:

  • Technical delivery of Transport Planning projects for public sector clients
  • Build on your existing industry connections and experience to win and deliver project work
  • Provide technical leadership to the wider team, to motivate and inspire junior team members
  • Excellent communicator who enjoys engaging and influencing clients
  • What you will bring to the team:

  • Degree qualified and proven experience as a Transport Planner
  • Be confident in communicating Transport Planning issues and solutions to a wide audience using first principle
  • Excellent written and oral communicator
  • Understanding of the regulatory framework for Transport Planning in New Zealand, including the GPS, RMA and Waka Kotahi processes
  • Experience in contributing to the development of Programme and Indicative Business Cases for transport infrastructure schemes
  • Have experience in structure planning, Transport Assessments and Development Control preferably at master-plan or large scale.
  • Pro-active and enthusiastic team player with an ability to work both independently and as part of an integrated wider team.
  • Our commitment to you

    Fostering gender balance, diversity and acceptance of flexible working is central to the way GHD does business. We offer a professional, friendly and inclusive culture based on our core values of Safety, Teamwork, Respect and Integrity.

    In addition to a competitive salary, GHD provides attractive career options including professional development via our GHD Business School, additional leave, and family-friendly flexible work arrangements.

    Why GHD?

    Be a part of a high functioning team, where everything we do is inspired by a level of passion and professional pride that comes from being employee owned. This ownership is what sets us apart and means our people enjoy an unrivalled amount of autonomy in their roles. It helps drive our passion and accountability in how we serve our clients, deliver projects, and pursue new opportunities.

    So, do you have what it takes: passion, collaboration, imagination and values that match our own?

    About GHD

    As one of the world’s leading professional services companies, GHD delivers iconic projects that shape our landscapes, support our communities and set the path of our collective future. To do this, we actively seek and nurture the very best people in their respective fields to join our team of over 10,000 professionals operating in the markets of water, energy and resources, environment, property and buildings, and transportation.

    In return, we offer remarkable career shaping opportunities to extend your skills and gain global experience.