Senior Planner - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States

United States of America - Texas, Dallas

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a highly organized, independent, and motivated Senior Planner for our nationally recognized multimodal planning practice in our Dallas, Texas office. This is an outstanding opportunity for the right person to become involved in growing our leading work in developing transportation systems for vibrant, livable communities. We are seeking an individual with a strong interest in integrated, multimodal transportation planning. Job responsibilities include:

  • As a staff specialist, serves as a technical specialist for the office in the application of advanced theories, concepts, principles or processes for an assigned area of responsibility (i.e., subject matter, function, type of facility or industry).

  • Has full technical responsibility for interpreting, organizing, executing and coordinating assignments that are more complex.

Minimum Requirements

BA/BS + 8 YORE or AA/AS (US) + 10 YORE or Diploma/Certificate (Canada) + 10 YORE or HS/GED + 12 YORE

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in environmental studies, transportation planning, urban planning, transportation, GIS, public policy, or related area of study

  • Ten years relevant planning experience

  • Master's degree in relevant discipline can substitute for up to two years of experience

  • Solid background in transportation planning

  • Strong research and writing skills, detail-oriented and able to communicate ideas and synthesize/compile text for reports

  • Ability to support public outreach with diverse communities

  • Strong understanding of pertinent planning and transportation federal, state and local laws, regulations, including recent changes, procedures and practices

Technical Skills:

Knowledge of the principles and practices of planning, research, and data collection and analysis

Knowledge of transportation planning guidance, requirements, and processes

Knowledge of public outreach techniques and experience engaging the public in projects

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 / Planning

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 234879BR

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.