Directorate: Development and Environment
Starting salary: JM1:- £31,371 per annum
Location: Based in Clevedon
Hours: 37 hours per week
Closing date: Wednesday 29 January 2020
We are looking for a commercially minded enthusiastic and self-motivated transport planner to join North Somerset Council’s busy Integrated Transport Unit, which includes responsibilities for Fleet Management, Public transport and Home to school transport within North Somerset council. The role is critical to delivering an ambitious programme of change.
You will take a leading role in the continued transformation of the service by successfully identifying and delivering a wide range of projects in collaboration with the team and our key stakeholders, including our councillors, transport operators and the travelling public.
The ideal candidate will have experience in project management within local government or the transport and logistics sector. You will require excellent organisation and communication skills, with the ability to innovate. Candidates will be educated to degree or equivalent standard in transport, planning, geography or other related subjects, or alternatively will have previous experience working within project management roles.
This post is exempt under the provisions of the Rehabilitations of Offenders Act (Exceptions) Order 1975 and is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.
North Somerset Council is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all sections of our community regardless of age, disability, gender, race, religion, belief or sexual orientation. North Somerset Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.