AECOM Transportation Planner in Houston, Texas

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Transportation Planner

United States of America - Texas


Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative and motivated Transportation Planner for immediate employment in the Houston, TX office. The appropriately qualified applicant should be able to demonstrate prior experience and relevant project work in the transportation planning, schematic design and traffic engineering projects. The position provides the opportunity to support transportation planning efforts for exciting, challenging, and high-profile transportation projects.

Work will consist of conducting regional and/or corridor transportation planning, schematic design, traffic forecasting, traffic impact analysis, traffic simulation modeling, technical reports, project meeting support and other duties as required. Successful candidates will be based out of the Houston office and may from time to time travel during the day or evenings to project sites, client meetings, and other AECOM offices. Successful candidates will be expected to work independently and in teams to advance projects through client processes.

Projects may involve:

  • Transportation Planning

  • Schematic Design

  • Traffic Engineering

  • Data Collection

  • GIS Application in transportation

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering

  • 10+ years' experience

  • PE registration in Texas

  • Experienced in transportation planning and schematic design

  • Familiar with software such as Synchro, HCS, VISSIM, MicroStation, GeoPak and InRoads

  • Able to manage and conduct data collection, analysis, and reporting tasks for traffic related studies from high level master plans to detailed corridor analyses for schematic development

  • Technical Skills: traffic planning and engineering, report development, good communication skills and technical writing skills

  • Ability to take increasing responsibilities for task/project management and desire to grow technical skills and innovations

  • Previous experience mentoring junior level staff

  • Valid driver's license

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with the Texas Department of Transportation

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 Engineering - Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 184853BR

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.