Positions at JNP


Senior/Principal Transport Planner

First Published: February 22, 2021

Position Summary

JNP’s Transport Team works on a range of multi-disciplinary projects with a focus to grow the Transport Planning department.

This is an excellent opportunity to be part of a dynamic team within a multi-disciplinary engineering consultancy with the opportunity to progress within the company.

Main Duties 

  • Preparation of Transport Assessments/Statements/Strategies
  • Preparation of Travel Plans as well as Travel Plan Coordination
  • Preparation of outline highways drawings
  • Management of small and medium scale projects
  • Staff mentoring
  • Liaison with clients/contractors and local / national authorities as required
  • Working collectively with other technical disciplines
  • Assist with other traffic/transport related tasks required by your line Manager
  • Exposure to project management and communication and client communication

Training & Development

You will be encouraged to work towards a professional qualification commensurate with your academic qualifications.

  • You will be expected to attend in-house and external training courses, seminars, institution events, and generally comply with the ‘Continuing Professional Development’ requirements of:
    • JNP Group’s QA System – ‘Training procedures and guidance notes’.
    • The training requirements of the professional body to which you are (or become) affiliated.
  • You will be encouraged to advance within the project team and company hierarchy within JNP Group. Advancement will depend on your ability to demonstrate your capabilities and commitment to a career with JNP.

Education & Learning Experience

  • Degree in applicable subject
  • Must have experience in Transport Planning working to UK standards
  • Minimum 4 years’ experience in Transport Planning / Engineering

Technical Skills 

  • Advanced use of Microsoft Office software packages
  • Good levels of numeracy, including a good understanding of spreadsheets.
  • Use of AutoCAD
  • Preliminary design of junction design, signal design and mitigation schemes
  • Working experience of ARCADY, PICADY and LINSIG


  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Articulate and numerate
  • Self-motivated and ability to manage own workload
  • Good Team Player
  • Ability to work to JNP standards and QA System
  • Be approachable and professional when dealing with colleagues and external clients
  • You will be encouraged to advance within the jnpgroup. Advancement depends on ability to demonstrate your capabilities and commitment to a career in Consulting Engineering.


  • Competitive Salary
  • Corporate Discounts, Medical Insurance, Life Assurance, Pension, Cash Plans (after qualifying period)
  • 24 days holiday per annum plus bank holidays, increasing with length of service
  • Buy/sell annual leave
  • Flexible working hours
  • Membership of relevant institutions paid (i.e. CIHT, ICE)

Please use the following reference number when applying.

Ref No.: BRS-TP-SP

Job Reference No.