AECOM Transportation Planner II - Transit/Rail Projects in Denver, Colorado
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AECOM’s Transit and Rail Division is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Transportation/Transit Planne r for immediate employment in the Denver, CO office.
The appropriately qualified applicant will be able to demonstrate an educational and career path in transit or transportation planning, with proven experience in contributing to planning efforts related to transit, transportation and/or community planning, and active transportation projects. The ideal candidate will demonstrate an ability to be highly organized, work well independently and with the team, and the ability to communicate clearly. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, diverse, and challenging opportunities. The selected candidate can look forward to contributing to projects that include multimodal corridor studies, and environmental and transit-specific planning.
An appropriately qualified applicant will be able to demonstrate an educational and career path in transit or transportation planning, with proven experience of contributing to planning efforts related to transit, transportation and/or community planning, active transportation projects
The ideal candidate will demonstrate an ability to be highly organized, work well independently and with the team, and the ability to communicate clearly
The selected candidate can look forward to contributing to projects that include multimodal corridor studies, environmental and transit-specific planning
Develops reports, graphics, and technical memoranda as assigned
Possesses technical excellence in transit and transportation planning
Ability to work collaboratively with strong, dynamic teams
Reviews and produces comprehensive transportation and transit planning studies
Participates in meetings and presents project findings to staff with advisory boards and elected officials
Interprets and applies applicable government codes, ordinances, and regulations
Acts as a liaison between community groups, government agencies, developers, and elected officials
Conducts extensive research in specific or general project areas, writes and presents formal and technical reports, working papers, and correspondence
Experience with contributing to the development of long-range transportation plans for transit agencies
Experience working on transportation and transit projects in compliance of local, state, and federal regulations including the National Environmental Policy Act and Federal Transit Administration funding requirements
- BA/BS + 2 years of relevant experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education
Minimum of 3-5 years of experience
Bachelor’s degree in related field or equivalent, advanced degree preferred
PE or AICP or active involvement in APA or other professional organizations and registrations
Experience with ESRI, InDesign and other related systems
Offered rate of compensation (Colorado locations only) will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The salary range for this position is $55,029.50 - $96,301.63.
AECOM is proud to offer a comprehensive benefits program to meet the diverse needs of our employees. Depending on your employment status, AECOM benefits may include medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D and disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absence, voluntary benefits, perks, wellness and global well-being, and global EAP, Business Travel and Service Awards programs.
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
Sponsorship is available for this position.
Travel may be required for this position.
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Join us and let’s get started.
Business Line: Transportation
Business Group: DCS
Strategic Business Unit: West
Career Area: Planning
Work Location Model: Hybrid