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AECOM Senior Consultant – Transport Planning - Ireland in Galway, Ireland

Company Description

Work with Us. Change the World.

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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.

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Job Description

Across the globe, we embrace sustainability by striving to make a positive, lasting impact on society and the environment through ambitious commitments, such as our science-based emissions reduction targets.

With 700 staff on the island of Ireland, AECOM has a strong local presence with a long history of excellence in delivery. In transportation, our largest sector, we have an extremely capable team focused on working in partnership with clients as trusted advisors across the transportation project lifecycle from planning to construction. We foster a workplace where inclusive and diverse teams can thrive, harnessing the power of technology and the entrepreneurial spirit of our people to deliver market-leading innovations.

AECOM’s Transport Planning and Economics Team

The Transport Planning and Economics Team includes 45 staff working across our offices in Dublin, Galway and Belfast and includes planners, engineers, economists, GIS and data specialists and project managers.

Our key clients include Transport Infrastructure Ireland (TII), the National Transport Authority (NTA), the Dublin Airport Authority and Irish Rail to whom we have provided strategic transport planning and economics services for many years. Current and recent projects include:

  • BusConnects Programme Business Case (NTA)

  • National Transport Model (TII)

  • Rail Freight Strategy and Development Programme (Irish Rail)

  • Carbon Emissions Model (TII)

  • National Cycle Network Plan (TII)

  • Cork Area Commuter Rail Project (Irish Rail)

  • Mobility Hubs Strategy and Business Case (NTA)

  • Dublin Airport masterplan and surface access planning (daa)

  • Transport plans for various towns nationally including: Maynooth, Carlow and Killarney.

Key Responsibilities:

AECOM is recruiting for an experienced Senior Transport Planner to join our Transport Planning and Economics Team in the Republic of Ireland. We are looking to enhance and grow our team with individuals with a sound technical background that share our enthusiasm and determination to support our expanding workload.

As a Senior Consultant within the Transport Planning and Economics Team you will:

  • Work collaboratively within multi-disciplinary teams

  • Support the production of high-quality project deliverables

  • Lead on primary research and analysis as part of larger projects

  • Develop your skills in project management

  • Support business development through preparation of tender responses

  • Engage in continuous sector specific learning and development.

Minimum Requirements

  • Knowledge and experience in the transport industry and/or experience of working as a transport planning consultant

  • Ability to articulate and communicate complex information

  • Data analysis and processing skills

  • Keen to work as part of a team and to develop and progress career development.

Qualifications

  • Degree/Masters qualification in a relevant transport planning area such as engineering, geography, mathematics, economics, spatial planning, from an accredited college or university

  • Membership of, or working towards membership of, a relevant chartered professional institution such as the Engineers Ireland, CIHT or TPS

  • Working towards professional chartership, such as the Transport Planning Professional (TPP) qualification or Chartered Engineer (CEng).

Additional Information

About AECOM

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 aecom.com 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.

About AECOM

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 aecom.com 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: J10099108

Business Line: Transportation

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: Europe & India

Career Area: Planning

Work Location Model: Hybrid

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