AECOM Outreach Coordinator in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Outreach Coordinator

United States of America - Louisiana

Baton Rouge

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Outreach Coordinator for immediate employment for a project in Baton Rouge, LA. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects.

Responsibilities include:

  • These Outreach Coordinators will ‘sell’ to commuters the idea of carpooling and taking other alternative modes to work.

  • Coordinators will contact local worksites, encourage them to join a program and to actively participate.

  • At each worksite, Coordinator will meet with employees, register them in the carpool system, encourage more carpooling, and entice participation with prizes.

  • Performs a range of transportation demand management, marketing, and planning-related tasks, aimed at enhancing opportunities for individual travelers, commuters, and/or students to utilize non-drive-alone means of transportation, including carpooling, vanpooling, public transit, bicycling, walking, teleworking, and other options.

  • Develop, promote, and/or implement a range of worksite and/or schools-based operational programs aimed at improving business operations and/or reducing on-site pollutants, to improve overall air quality and mitigate traffic congestion.

  • Provides TDM services to employers, schools, travelers, students, and others.

  • Summarizes TDM information and prepares draft presentations and papers or research reports.

  • Using prescribed methods, performs specific and limited portions of a broader assignment of an experienced TDM professional.

  • Assignments usually include one or more of the following: TDM outreach, or public relations and other activities of limited scope requiring knowledge of TDM principles and techniques commonly utilized.

  • Utilize sales techniques’ to grow partner base.

  • Host worksite TDM events to promote the programs goals.

  • Uses Salesforce to manage outreach activities.

Physical Demands

  • General office environment; will require visits to project sites.

  • Some heavy lifting (<30 lbs) may be required –to set up events at worksites.

  • Field office work will require reliable transportation, a valid driver’s license, and a good driving record.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred, but not absolutely critical.

  • 3+ years' experience.

  • Must have excellent communication skills.

  • Must be very energetic and good at marketing.

  • Must have experience in handling multiple tasks in an organized and efficient manner.

  • Must have current valid driver’s license.

  • Familiar with the community of Baton Rouge very well.

  • Experience using Microsoft office including (Word, excel, and outlook).

  • Strong attention to detail.

  • Have good time management skills.

  • Should be a team player.

  • Due to the nature of the work, US Citizenship is required.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in fund raising, lobbying, and public speaking will be very beneficial.

  • Experience with Salesforce is preferred.

  • Having a strong network and being active in community organizations events is a big plus.

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.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Communications

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 179297BR

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.