AECOM Senior Planner in Atlanta, Georgia

Business Line Water

Position Title Senior Planner

United States of America - Georgia


Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking an experienced, creative, highly talented Senior Planner for immediate employment in the Atlanta, GA or Raleigh, NC office. The appropriately qualified applicant will be able to work with local, state, and federal stakeholders to develop and implement risk reduction plans and programs aimed at making communities more resilient to natural hazards. This position will be involved in community, hazard mitigation, environmental, land use, and transportation planning.

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

  • Develops and implements hazard mitigation plans

  • Prepares environmental, planning, and engineering studies

  • Applies understanding of planning to evaluate and mitigate impacts of development

  • Coordinates with hazard mitigation and community outreach specialists

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Planning, Engineering, Emergency Management, or a related discipline

  • 8+ years of experience

  • Understanding of hazard mitigation, emergency and/or disaster management, and Environmental Planning

  • Desire to succeed in a fast-paced and collaborative team environment

  • Coordinate with federal, state, and local hazard mitigation personnel

Preferred Qualifications

  • 10+ years of experience

  • Familiar with FEMA’s Hazard Mitigation Assistance program

  • Experience with flooding disasters

  • Experience working benefit cost analyses

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.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Planning

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Temporary

Requisition/Vacancy No. 185862BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.