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AECOM Graduate ITS Transportation Specialist in Hamilton, Ontario

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

Are you passionate about Transportation Technology?

AECOM Canada is looking for people passionate about transportation and who want to be involved in the next generation of transportation technologies. With emerging fields such as electrification, sustainable transportation, automated and connected vehicles, Hyperloop and EVToLs all developing as areas of increased growing interest, there is a need for those interested in the field to provide research, guidance, and studies to advise on their applications.

Successful candidates will be expected to work on a range of projects for respected municipal, provincial, and federal clients as well as other public and private entities. Projects will include a range of feasibility studies, business cases, implementation plans and policy support.

We are looking for energetic and enthusiastic individuals with a passion for transportation. The role will offer candidates the opportunity to explore the many aspects of the transportation sector and can be a platform for launching an exciting and interesting career in the profession.


  • Preparing and contributing to ITS designs and recommendations, EV site plans and strategies and transportation studies

  • Analyzing transportation data and conducting/ assisting in traffic and transit analysis

  • Attending and participating in client and public meetings

  • Developing and managing content for presentations, reports, and proposals

  • Researching industry standard / best practices

  • Participating in site visits and fieldwork

  • Performing data collection and analysis

  • Writing and editing technical reports

  • Working with a team of transportation/traffic engineers, planners, and designers to assess transportation, traffic, and transit conditions

  • Attending project team meetings, as needed

  • Other duties as assigned/required


Minimum Requirements:

  • Relevant Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Urban planning, Sciences OR Relevant Diploma + 2 years of relevant experience in transportation planning and/or ITS

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong interest and passion for ITS, related infrastructure systems, and technology

  • Ability to work in a team environment

  • Strong technical writing skills

  • Good communication and time management skills

  • Interested in pursuing professional accreditation

  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft office software

  • Passionate about transportation and urban planning

  • A positive attitude and ability to work collaboratively with others

Additional Information

  • Sponsorship assistance not provided

  • Relocation assistance not provided


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: J10096104

Business Line: Transportation

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: Canada

Career Area: Planning

Work Location Model: Hybrid