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AECOM Traffic Control Professional in Franklin, Tennessee

Company Description

Work with Us. Change the World.

At AECOM, we're delivering a better world. Whether improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water, or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive. We are the world's trusted infrastructure consulting firm, partnering with clients to solve the world’s most complex challenges and build legacies for future generations.

There has never been a better time to be at AECOM. With accelerating infrastructure investment worldwide, our services are in great demand. We invite you to bring your bold ideas and big dreams and become part of a global team of nearly 50,000 planners, designers, engineers, scientists, digital innovators, program and construction managers and other professionals delivering projects that create a positive and tangible impact around the world.

We're one global team driven by our common purpose to deliver a better world. Join us.

Job Description

AECOM is actively seeking a dedicated Traffic Control Professional to join our staff augmentation group, serving a prominent client in the Nashville, Tennessee area. In this pivotal role, you'll be at the forefront of the planning and approval processes, catering to a diverse range of projects spanning both the public and private sectors.


  • Work under general direction, work independently, and be self-motivated

  • Review and processes complex comprehensive permit applications and project design plans

  • Reading, analyzing, and interpreting engineering and construction documents and government regulations.

  • Have familiarity in reading city ordnance codes and be able to identify why permit applications plans are within or without compliance based on the city ordnance codes

  • Providing digital marks up

  • Handling multiple tasks and prioritizing a dynamic workload.

  • Ability to work with frequent interruptions and changes in assignments.


Minimum Requirements:

  • High School Diploma + 2 years of relevant experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

  • Experience in traffic control and permit development

  • Due to the nature of this role, US citizenship is required.

Additional Information

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Focus on Transportation during university studies

  • Excellent verbal, written, and presentation skills.

  • Experience with Microsoft Excel, Word, and Powerpoint.

  • Strong working knowledge of general civil engineering and construction principles.

  • Strong commitment to innovation by creating new and better ways to solve clients’ toughest challenges.

  • High levels of integrity, always doing the right thing in an ethical, fair, and sustainable way.

  • Demonstrated experience of collaboration in a diverse and inclusive team, working together toward technical excellence.

  • Client focused, always striving to give clients the best solutions.

Additional Details

  • All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

  • Sponsorship is not available for this position.

  • Relocation is not available for this position.


AECOM is the world’s trusted infrastructure consulting firm, delivering professional services throughout the project lifecycle – from advisory, planning, design and engineering to program and construction management. On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, new energy and the environment, our public- and private-sector clients trust us to solve their most complex challenges. Our teams are driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world through our unrivaled technical and digital expertise, a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion, and a commitment to environmental, social and governance priorities. AECOM is a Fortune 500 firm and its Professional Services business had revenue of $13.1 billion in fiscal year 2022. See how we are delivering sustainable legacies for generations to come at and @AECOM.

Freedom to Grow in a World of Opportunity

You will have the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.

Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

ReqID: J10097162

Business Line: Transportation

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: East

Career Area: Planning

Work Location Model: On-Site