AECOM Junior Transportation Planner in New York, New York

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Junior Transportation Planner

United States of America - New York

New York

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Entry-Level Transportation Planner for employment in the New York, NY office. AECOM is pleased to include you in a unique development opportunity, the Graduate Development Program (GDP). This program is designed to support your assimilation into the organization and assist with creating a foundation of knowledge for a successful career at AECOM. You will gain experience in your discipline through learning on the job and participate in development opportunities during the program, including access to AECOM's social media resources, group mentoring, and professional networking. The program also has learning activities that will be available to you, including webinars and on-line programs.

Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture, and having access to exceptional training and career development opportunities. Working at AECOM means being part of a global team, working with award-winning professionals across the world. Aspire to be a key player on some of the best projects regionally, with opportunities to work on projects nationally or internationally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.

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

  • Transportation Policy Analysis, Transportation & Transit Planning Studies, traffic analysis and policy support tasks

  • Development of data collection programs for traffic and transit related projects

  • Research planning alternatives and analyses for transportation related planning projects

  • Conduct alternative analysis for transportation planning related projects including roadway, transit and aviation projects

  • Position will interact with both clients and staff

  • May be required make professional presentations to client or agency representatives from time to time

  • Interact with multi-discipline and multi-office teams within AECOM

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering with an emphasis in traffic or transportation engineering/design or other related field

  • Diverse experience in transportation planning and development, and local government planning/transportation/transit policies and procedures. Must have working knowledge and understanding of industry related analyses and development concepts as they pertain to land use, traffic, transportation and urban planning/policy. Experience in applying policy and urban design guidelines/standards for infrastructure based studies/projects to identify and evaluate alternatives

  • Must be able to develop documents in MS Office

  • Effective time-management, written communications, analytical, and interpersonal skills

  • Solid decision-making, planning and organizational skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's degree in Civil Engineering with an emphasis in traffic or transportation engineering/design or other related field

  • Excel/Access Database development/analysis

  • ArcGIS

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 and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

Job Category Planning

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Part-time Variable

Requisition/Vacancy No. 184808BR

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.