Transportation Planning Supervisor - Military veterans preferred

2020-01-16
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Mexico City
Mexico

Mexico - Federal District, Mexico City

Job Summary

AECOM Mexico is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Transportation Planning Supervisor for immediate employment in the Mexico City office location. The appropriately qualified applicant will be able to demonstrate an established career in transportation planning and project management in Mexico. The ideal candidate will be expected to manage and support projects such as major transportation assessments, feasibility studies, and comprehensive transportation plans. 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:

  • Manage, coordinate and/or oversee transportation related projects and task assignments to include traffic engineering, traffic forecasting, travel demand modeling, traffic capacity analyses, interchange modification/justification reports

  • Develops and evaluates plans and criteria for a variety of projects and activities to be carried out by others

  • Assesses the feasibility and soundness of proposed planning products

  • Performs as a staff advisor and consultant as to a technical specialty, a type of facility, industry, equipment or program function

  • Monitors and ensures compliance with local, state and federal laws

  • Oversees specialized planning functions, such as large-scale new development proposals and environmental studies

  • Provides overall management of IE-related planning issues

  • Advises on all planning-related matters

  • Advises various councils, boards, commissions and elected officials in planning related issues

  • Evaluates operations and activities of assigned responsibilities

  • Prepares reports on operations and activities, recommending improvements and modifications

  • Analyzes planning projects related to transportation for information, including land use policies, impact of projects and long-range planning needs

  • Defines regional and local transportation planning problems and priorities

  • Prepares reports, recommendations, assessments and impact statements on transportation planning

  • Recommends transportation system projects based on economic, population, land-use, and traffic projections

  • Develops or tests new methods and models of transportation analysis

  • Analyzes data from modeling software, geographic information systems or associated databases

  • Collaborates with engineers to research, analyze, or resolve complex transportation and aviation design issues

  • Develops design ideas for new or improved transport infrastructure, such as junction improvements, pedestrian projects, bicycle planning, transit facilities, and car parking areas

  • Reviews development plans for transportation system effects, infrastructure requirements, or compliance with applicable transportation regulations

  • Analyzes transportation-related consequences of federal and state legislative proposals

  • Supplies transportation planning, engineering, and infrastructure advice to clients

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management or related discipline

  • 10+ years’ experience in project management capacity on transportation projects.

  • Proven capacity to lead multiple engineering and technical functions on a large public works/ infrastructure project

  • 15-20 years’ work experience in engineering/engineering related field, with at least 10 years in a prominent/leadership/management role.

  • Proven ability to manage complex, simultaneous actions and staff to accomplish short, mid, and long-term goals.

  • Detail oriented with the ability to synthesize and extrapolate to develop strategic and operational goals.

  • Detailed oriented with strong organizational and communications skills

  • Superior communications, writing, editing, and reporting skills -- with the ability to target specific audiences

  • Experience in preparing proposals, cost estimates, schedules, and change orders.

  • Experience with commercial financial management systems/metrics

  • Adaptable to ever changing requirements

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's Degree in engineering, urban planning, transportation, public policy, or related area of study or demonstrated combination of education, skills, knowledge, ability and experience

  • 15+ years of experience in planning or related field

  • Advanced knowledge of the philosophies, principals, practices and techniques of engineering or planning

  • Experience working on multimodal transportation projects including, bicycle, pedestrian, transit, and highway projects

  • Ability to interpret planning legislation and municipal requirements; and ability to determine compliance with such regulations and to apply regulations to field condition

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 Geography OH

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Mexico

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 232748BR

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.