AECOM Senior Transportation Planner in New York, New York

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Senior Transportation Planner

United States of America - New York

New York

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly talented and hardworking Senior Transportation Planner for immediate employment in the New York, NY office.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Project Management of large scale Transportation Planning Studies and contracts

  • Analyzes planning projects related to transportation including land use policies, impact of projects and long-range planning needs

  • Defines regional and local transportation planning problems and priorities

  • Prepares reports, recommendations, assessments and impact statements on transportation planning

  • Analyzes data from modeling software, geographic information systems or associated databases

  • Collaborates with engineers to research, analyze, or resolve complex transportation and transit design issues

  • May design transportation surveys to identify areas of public concern

  • May direct traffic counting programs

  • Participates in public meetings or hearings to explain planning proposals, to gather feedback from those affected by projects, or to achieve consensus on project designs

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Transportation Engineering, Planning, Urban Planning or related field; or equivalent combination of education and experience

  • 8+ years of relevant professional experience

  • Advanced knowledge of the philosophies, principals, practices and techniques of planning

  • Excellent interpersonal skills for facilitating relationships with elected/appointed officials or other decision-makers

  • Creative problem-solving skills to gather relevant information to solve less well-defined planning problems

  • Ability to work on several projects or issues simultaneously

  • Good knowledge of budgeting and project management procedures

  • Ability to provide effective supervision and staff management

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's degree in Transportation Engineering, Planning, Urban Planning or similar

  • Experience with GIS data development, analysis and programming with InDesign software

  • NYCDOT project experience

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please

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Job Category Planning

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 159458BR