AECOM Entry Level Transportaton Planner I in Greenwood Village, Colorado

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Entry Level Transportaton Planner I

United States of America - Colorado

Greenwood Village

Job Summary

AECOM’s Multimodal Department is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Transportation/Transit Planner for immediate employment in the Denver, Colorado office. The appropriately qualified applicant will be able to demonstrate an educational and career path in transit or transportation planning, with proven experience of contributing to planning efforts and other related projects. The ideal candidates will demonstrate an ability to be highly organized, work well independently and with teams, and the ability to communicate clearly. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, diverse, and challenging opportunities. The selected candidate can look forward to contributing to projects that include multimodal studies, bicycle and pedestrian facility planning, environmental planning and transit projects.

AECOM is pleased to include you in a unique development opportunity, the Graduate Development Program (GDP). This program is designed to support your assimilation into the organization and assist with creating a foundation of knowledge for a successful career at AECOM. You will gain experience in your discipline through learning on the job and participate in development opportunities during the program, including access to AECOM's social media resources, group mentoring, and professional networking. The program also has learning activities that will be available to you, including webinars and on-line programs.

Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture, and having access to exceptional training and career development opportunities. 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:

  • Collect, organize, and manage data to conduct planning studies

  • Utilize GIS and other tools including Microsoft Office programs to provide data-driven analysis for planning studies

  • Respond to questions and requests from project team members, clients, and other stakeholders

  • Participate in meetings with clients, members of the public, and other stakeholders

  • This position may require travel

Minimum Requirements

  • 2+ years of relevant work experience

  • Bachelor's Degree in Urban Planning, Architecture, Geography, Environmental Studies, Transportation Studies, or related field or demonstrated combination of education, skills, knowledge, ability and experience

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including technical writing

  • Creative problem-solving skills to gather relevant information to solve transportation planning-related issues and challenges

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

  • Due to the nature of this position, US Citizenship is required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel

  • Working knowledge of GIS and graphics programs (Adobe Creative Suite, SketchUp)

  • Demonstration of educational and career path in transit or transportation planning, with proven experience of contributing to planning efforts and other related assignments

  • Familiarity with transportation and multimodal planning principles

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 Planning

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 183189BR

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.