Senior Transport Planning Consultant

AECOM

Perth, WA

Posted 11/22/2020

Australia - Western Australia, Perth

Job Summary

Our Perth office has a great opportunity for an experienced Transport Planner/Engineer to join their team. This is an opportunity for you to join an experienced Infrastructure Advisory team where you will be responsible for delivering innovative transport solutions and help shape our cities.

Our current and future projects are varied. It includes passenger rail, light rail, bus transit planning, significant highway and major road upgrades projects, port and freight and much more. You will work with a wide range of public and private clients across industry sectors to contribute to innovative and market leading solutions.

As a Senior Transport Planner you will deliver transport planning expertise to our important local clients and have the opportunity to work with multidisciplinary teams across Australia and internationally.

About the role:

  • Contribute to the planning and design of a large range of projects including major government infrastructure and strategic planning projects;
  • Provide leadership and strong technical capabilities to deliver strategic planning and design advice on multimodal transport, freight, public transport, cycling and pedestrian studies and design, including contribution to business cases;
  • Assist with identifying new business opportunities and pro-actively keeping abreast with developments in chosen area of technical interest;
  • Contribute to technological innovations to develop and communicate our solutions.

Minimum Requirements

About you
  • Minimum 8 years relevant professional experience;
  • A strong technical background with demonstrable experience in traffic, public transport, and cycle / pedestrian schemes and concept design;
  • Experience in transportation planning and assessments for small, medium and major developments, including development of travel plans and parking strategies;
  • Experience in delivering robust business cases;
  • An awareness of the local market and ability to understand and work with client needs.
  • Appropriate tertiary qualification in engineering, geography or mathematics or transport planning.

This is a fantastic opportunity join an established, positive and collaborative team with a market leading reputation in Perth.

Preferred Qualifications

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What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to "make amazing happen" in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person's potential, and we'll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Transportation

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Australia

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 221397BR

Clearance Required No

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.

To view and apply for this job on the web visit:

https://www.jobsinrail.com.au/job/14710596