AECOM Senior Professional - Urban Transport Planner in Auckland, New Zealand

New Zealand - Auckland, Auckland

Job Summary

The Role

Our Auckland team has an opportunity for a Senior Transport Planner to join our transport advisory group to deliver innovative transport solutions and shape our cities. As part of our advisory team, you will:

  • 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

Our current and future projects are varied. You will work with a wide range of public and private clients across industry sectors to contribute to innovative and market leading solutions.

You will deliver transport planning expertise to our important local clients and have the opportunity to work with multidisciplinary teams across New Zealand and Australia. You will join an established, positive and collaborative team with a market leading reputation in Auckland.

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.

Preferred Qualifications


  • Appropriate tertiary qualification in engineering, geography or mathematics or transport planning

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.

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Job Category Engineering - Transportation

Business Line Transportation

Business Group

Country New Zealand

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 198280BR

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.