17 hours
2017-11-232017-12-23

Transportation Planner II / Engineer

Aecom
  • Job Code
    23339-1179697
Company AECOM

Job Title: Transportation Planner II / Engineer

JobID: 23339-1179697

Location: Mississauga, ON, L5B 3P7, CAN

Description: **Business Line** Transportation

**Position Title** Transportation Planner II / Engineer

Canada - Ontario

Mississauga

**Job Summary**

AECOM’s Ontario Transit and Rail Planning and Operations team is seeking a talented, ambitious Transportation Planner/Engineer for immediate employment in one of our Toronto area offices (Mississauga, Richmond Hill, or Whitby). The appropriately qualified applicant will be a key team member on a variety of local projects and have an opportunity to build upon their prior experience in transit and transportation planning in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area.

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

+ Providing clients with transportation planning services, serving as a technical analyst and/or project coordinator, with a focus on transit planning, policy, and economics projects, such as:

+ Transit station planning and functional design

+ Transportation policy studies

+ Business case assessments for transportation projects

+ Transportation master plan studies

+ Active transportation planning and design projects

+ Environmental assessments for transportation facilities

+ Input to traffic impact studies

+ Transportation study peer reviews

+ Preparing documentation related to current or prospective projects, including correspondence, reports, maps, proposals, expressions of interest, specifications, consultation materials, and meeting minutes

+ Communicating and working with other project team members, including mentoring junior-level team members

+ Liaising with and assisting other departments and offices in the provision of transportation planning services to clients

+ Completing work within the prescribed time and budget while maintaining high quality

**Minimum Requirements**

+ Bachelor’s degree or greater in Civil Engineering, Urban Planning, or similar field with a strong emphasis on transportation planning or engineering

+ 3+ years of experience in transportation planning or engineering with some experience in transit, active transportation, and/or multimodal projects

+ Excellent technical writing skills and experience writing a variety of deliverable types, including technical memoranda, reports, and public-facing documents

+ Strong expertise in understanding and applying analytical outputs from transportation planning modelling tools, such as Synchro, EMME, TransCAD, VISSIM and or equivalent

+ Strong understanding of current transportation planning, policy, and infrastructure initiatives in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area (with an emphasis on transit), land use and demographic trends in the region, and general urban planning and related policy issues

+ Strong verbal communicator, including presentation, facilitation and listening skills

+ Proficient working knowledge in using ArcGIS to produce high-quality maps and complete basic network analysis

+ Proficient working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite that includes Word, Excel and PowerPoint

+ Experience undertaking planning studies with large data sets

+ Possesses an engineering license (P.Eng.) or registered professional planner designation (RPP, MCIP) in Ontario, or in progress to obtaining one of these

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ 4-stage modelling methods and travel demand modelling software (e.g., EMME v2 or greater, TransCAD)

+ Traffic operations and relevant analytical software (e.g., Synchro, VISSIM)

+ Transit service operations and planning practices, as well as transit priority assessments

+ Experience in a professional consulting environment

+ Experience in transportation planning policies and infrastructure economics, including appreciation of transit service systems and revenue forecasting

+ Developing macros (using VBA/Excel) for analysis of large data sets

+ Familiarity with public finance issues related to municipalities and provinces in Ontario and Canada, including revenue tools and development charges

+ Bicycle and pedestrian infrastructure planning and design, including familiarity of established and emerging design practices locally and globally

+ Transportation demand management and parking policies

**What We Offer**

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.

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.

**Job Category** Planning

**Country** Canada

**Position Status** Full-Time

**Requisition/Vacancy No.** 166012BR



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