Transport Planning and Engineering

Working for TP&E

Transport Planning and Engineering (TP&E), the social enterprise established by Cycling Scotland, delivers infrastructure for walking, cycling and wheeling across Scotland.

TP&E works with local authorities, other statutory agencies, community organisations and other stakeholders to provide infrastructure which enables a better environment for active travel. It also makes a major contribution towards Cycling Scotland’s vision of a sustainable, inclusive and healthy Scotland where anyone, anywhere can enjoy all the benefits of cycling.

Current vacancies:

Head of TP&E

  • Full time, permanent post (part-time will be considered)
  • Starting salary: £39,000
  • Based in Glasgow

We are looking for an enthusiastic and committed engineer who would like to work in transportation, active travel and community engagement to head up the TP&E team and help accelerate the current increase in cycling levels.

Reporting to the TP&E Board, the Head of TP&E leads and manages the work of the social enterprise, including business planning and development, client relationships and overseeing the delivery of projects by the team, helping achieve TP&E’s mission. If you’re an engineer, or other suitably qualified individual, looking for a challenge with social and environmental aims we’d love to hear from you.

Please read the job description for full details.  

  • Deadline for applications: 12 noon, Monday 8 June  
  • Interview dates: Monday 15 June & Wednesday 17 June

Please send a completed application form and equal opportunities form to by noon on Monday 8 June. Interviews will be held via video conferencing on Monday 15 and Wednesday 17 June.

Successful candidates will be informed if they have been selected for interview. Due to the high volume of applications we tend to receive, we are not usually able to respond to all applicants.  If you have not heard from us two weeks after the deadline then unfortunately you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

TP&E is an equal opportunities employer, welcoming applications from all members of the community.

Application pack