Newcastle upon Tyne

Student Transport Officer



Full time

£19,650 - £20,852 per annum

Transport Development

Fixed Term up to 12 months

If you are looking for a head start in your career, then a placement with Newcastle City council could be for you.

We are looking for a student who is passionate about their chosen subject and is keen on working in a multi-disciplinary environment. We would like you to show us you have drive, ambition and knowledge together with excellent communication and relationship skills.

You will need to be on track to achieve a bachelor’s or Masters (or equivalent) across either of the following (dependant on the discipline preference above):-

• Civil Engineering

• Planning/Transport Planning

• Geography

• Environmental Science

As a Transport student, dependant on which discipline you apply for, you will help to support and deliver a wide range of projects and contribute to the application of the principles of engineering & transport development environment. You will be preparing various reports, undertaking research to understand the context and impacts of proposed schemes, collecting and analysing data, undertaking stakeholder engagement and developing and applying an understanding or national/regional/local policies, statutory and regulatory requirements, guidance and best practice.

You will be fully supported by your line manager and have a dedicator mentor who will create personalised objectives with you to support your studies and further career progression.

If you are interested in joining our team, please read the associated Job Description and Person Specification. Please indicate on the application form which specialism you are interested in.

Should you have any questions regarding these positions please contact: -

Rob Snowball by email

Apply online at, select 'Apply Now' and complete our online application form.

Fixed Term

Closing date:

6 October 2022

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