23 days old
2018-06-272018-07-27

Consultant-Transport Planning

Aecom
Leeds, AL

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Consultant-Transport Planning

United Kingdom - West Yorkshire

Leeds

Job Summary

As a Transport Planning Consultant you will assist in the growth and development of the AECOM Transportation Team involving a combination of project work and business development.

Job Duties:

  • Delivering high quality technical tasks independently and under supervision from more senior staff;

  • Working with and supervising more junior staff;

  • Developing Technical and Financial Proposals on new projects;

  • Assisting with business development activities;

  • Undertake project management, including cost control and client liaison;

  • Interact and co-ordinate with other business lines; and

  • Contributing to technical client reports and presentations.

Specific Skills Required :

  • Experience of using one of the following pieces of transport modelling software; SATURN, CUBE or VISUM;

  • Knowledge of one of the following pieces of traffic modelling software; Vissim, AIMSUN or Paramics

  • Knowledge of the Transport Scheme Appraisal process;

  • Experience of undertaking scheme assessments;

  • Experience of the preparation of transport scheme business case documents;

  • Knowledge (and preferably experience) of GIS systems as a tool to manage, analyse and present geo-spatial data;

Minimum Requirements

  • Good technical writing capability;

  • Experience of working with and presenting to clients;

  • Capability to set out specific tasks and self-motivation and capability to undertake specific tasks with minimum supervision;

  • The ability to manage larger tasks or small/medium sized projects;

  • Capability to set out and produce quality client reports;

  • Proven experience in a number of areas within transport planning; and

  • Knowledge of project budgetary issues and the capability to deliver work to time and budget.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Degree in relevant subject;

  • Membership or working towards membership of a chartered professional institution.

  • A masters degree or PhD in Transport Planning or related subject/social based discipline is desirable but not essential

Your benefits will include:

Helping our employees achieve a healthy work-life balance is important to us. If you join AECOM, as well as receiving a competitive salary, youll also have the opportunity to explore flexible working arrangements. Core benefits include 25 days annual leave, company pension scheme, private medical insurance, life assurance and one paid annual professional institution membership fee. You can also choose from a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle.

Youll also be able to give back to communities with up to two paid CSR days each year. Through our charity, The AECOM Foundation, you can volunteer to support children in developing countries. And if youre a member of the Reserve Forces youll receive an additional 15 days paid leave for training commitments.

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.

Job Category Engineering - Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 190171BR

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.

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