AECOM Planner in Winnipeg, Manitoba

Business Line Design + Planning

Position Title Planner

Canada - Manitoba


Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Planner for immediate employment in the Winnipeg, Manitoba office. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects.

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

  • Business development pursuits, including proposal preparation, and reviewing sub-consultant proposals

  • Oversight and management of complex Planning projects with a variety of scopes and scales

  • Leading project teams, including both AECOM and sub-consultant resources; collaborating with other disciplines and clients to deliver exceptional products on time and within budget

  • Preparing well-organized and thoughtful Planning Policy documents, Subdivision Plans, and Development and Zoning Applications

  • Completing Land Use and Recreation Planning Studies

  • Completing First Nations and Municipal Facilities Master Plans

  • Directing the preparation of written materials, drawings and graphics in support of planning project

  • Undertaking outreach and public engagement programs for a range of Planning projects, as well as other multi-disciplinary projects for Transportation, Water and Environmental Business Line

  • Liaising with clients and other consultants, and visiting sites as needed to support project delivery and business development needs

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Planning or an academic equivalent

  • 3+ years of increasingly responsible experience and knowledge of Manitoba planning practices, land development, municipal policy and the legislative environment

  • Member, or be eligible for membership, in the Canadian Institute of Planners, and recognition as a Registered Professional Planner in Manitoba, MPPI

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel is essential, familiarity with Project Manager, GIS programs and Sketch-up or similar programs would be an asset

  • IAP2 and LEED credentials, or interest in obtaining such, would be a definite asset

  • Experience in subdivision design and/or municipal planning projects and sustainable community planning would be an asset

Preferred Qualifications

  • 8+ years of increasingly responsible experience and knowledge of Manitoba planning practices, land development, municipal policy and the legislative environment

  • Written and graphic samples submitted with application preferred

  • Experience with SketchUp, Revit, Rhino and AutoCAD

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 Architecture and Design

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Canada

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 184746BR

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.