AECOM Senior Transport Planner - Dubai in Dubai, United Arab Emirates
United Arab Emirates - Dubai, Dubai
Our Dubai office is currently seeking a Senior Transport Engineer/ Planner to join our SP&A Team. We are now looking to enhance and grow this team with individuals who have a sound technical background and share our enthusiasm and determination to support our expanding workload. The role would ideally suit a planner with experience of working on large scale TIS and TMP studies in Dubai with experience of liaising with RTA for approvals.
The appropriate level of expertise is required so that the following duties can be carried out to the necessary standards. The duties of the Senior Transport Planner/Engineer fall broadly into two categories – Technical Management and Business Development Support. Key duties are as follows.
Effectively lead and contribute to Dubai transport planning and traffic engineering project tasks for various transport studies
Takes the lead on relevant projects and/or main project tasks
Provide development control, spatial planning and transport strategy advice including liaison with RTA engineers
Be responsible for the delivery of relevant project reports
Be aware of and adhere to relevant Dubai and other legislation, codes of practice and departmental policies when planning and delivering transportation and traffic engineering related projects in the region
Continuously improve technical and industry knowledge by participating in forums and other industry related programs
Research, analyse and report on a range of transportation and traffic engineering related projects
Act as Project Manager or Deputy Project Manager as necessary including monitoring of financial and team performance
Develop project plans and detailed methodologies together with technical leader
Ensuring appropriate local resourcing levels for project work to be delivered efficiently
Provide technical support and supervision to junior staff
Ensuring technical content and quality of output produced are in line with the project brief and AECOM’s quality procedures.
Manage sub-consultants to produce deliverables against agreed timescales and in line with budget.
Produce guides, case studies and deliver presentations
Manage and/or contribute to the preparation of client reports, bringing together the contributions from other specialist areas of the business
Review internal processes for effectiveness and efficiency and suggest possible areas for improvement where necessary
Support team manager in mentoring junior staff
Other duties as required
Minimum of 5-10 years of relevant experience in the field of transport planning and traffic engineering for a range of relevant projects and studies
Experience in traffic analysis and using HCS, SYNCHRO-SimTraffic, SIDRA,
Experience with various strategic modelling platforms such as Cube and VISUM (preferred)
- Member of one of more professional organisations as asset (e.g. Charted Institute of Logistics and Transportation, PEng, PE)
- The candidate should be able to travel locally, regionally, and internationally. Arabic language skills (reading, writing, and spoken) are an asset.
Bachelors Degree Level Qualification or higher in Engineering or a related discipline (mandatory)
Masters Degree – Transport related (preferred)
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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. 221099BR
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.