Graduate Transport Planner - UAE - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United Arab Emirates

United Arab Emirates - Dubai, Dubai

Job Summary

The SP&A Team provides a full range of traffic and transportation planning services and is a key component in the Civil Infrastructure Business Line. Our Vision is to be the most recognized and trusted provider of transportation planning services to our clients in the Middle East.

We envisage being the Middle East Centre of Excellence in all aspects of transport planning, but particularly in multi-modal transport master planning and transport modelling. AECOM’s core services in this field include:

  • Strategic Multi-Modal Transport Modelling

  • Transport Impact Assessments

  • Demand Forecasting and Management

  • Transport Network /Master Planning

  • Transport Policy & Strategy Development

  • Traffic Capacity Analysis

  • Parking Studies, Layout & Design

  • Access Management

  • Traffic Signal Timing

  • Traffic Engineering

  • Micro Traffic Simulation

  • Freight Planning and Logistics

  • Intelligent Transport Systems

  • 3D Modelling & Evaluation

  • Road Safety Studies & Operational Reviews

This is an entry level position responsible for providing technical support in a variety of these service offerings, but with particular responsibility for Traffic Impact Studies, Multi-modal Transport Master Planning, Traffic Engineering, Traffic Capacity Assessments, and Access/Circulation Studies. On the job learning / training is a key component of the position and the candidate is expected to actively advance their knowledge base in the field of transportation planning and engineering

Minimum Requirements

The candidate should have:

  • Understanding of the underlying principles of traffic and transport planning and engineering, sufficient to carry out and support transport planning studies

  • Database / spreadsheet skills and preferably abilities in statistical / transport modelling software and the ability to handle large data sets

  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD, MicroStation beneficial, but not mandatory

  • Understanding of fundamental highways engineering principles

  • Technical writing skills

  • Understanding of basic Project Management skills


  • Bachelors Degree Level Qualification or higher in a related field (mandatory)

  • Masters Degree (beneficial)

Work Experience

  • Minimum of 0-2 years of relevant experience in the field of transport planning/engineering

Preferred Qualifications

  • Eligibility for Chartership / certification/licence from a recognized professional body (e.g. P.E., P.Eng., C.Eng., etc.) preferred

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 Planning

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Arab Emirates

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 217752BR

Additional Locations AE - Abu Dhabi, International Tower, Capital Centre

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.