AECOM Transportation Planner I in Austin, Texas
AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Entry Level Transportation Planner for the Austin or Dallas, TX locations. The position will provide a recent college graduate who is interested in transportation with an opportunity to start in the field, while working in a fast-paced professional setting with other planners and engineers to develop transportation plans and studies.
This position is expected to start as early as January 2022.
At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.
We believe infrastructure creates opportunities for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.
Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.
This position will involve planning and project development activities for transportation projects under the supervision of senior staff.
Supports planning studies and reports for new updated plans and programs.
Collects a variety of statistical data and prepares reports and maps on topics, such as census information, land use, roadway network, crash records, and asset inventories.
Utilizes Geographic Information System (GIS) to analyze data.
Conducts concept-level evaluation of transportation improvement options.
Documents and presents findings on transportation planning projects.
Research current transportation-related topics at local, state, and federal levels.
Research project options and document findings.
Assist with other duties as assigned by senior staff and project managers.
- Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering from an accredited University, or related field
Attention to detail and quality
Basic knowledge of industry-standard computer software for the position including typical office applications (Word, Excel, etc.)
Strong oral and written communication skills
- Relocation is available for this position.
What We Offer
We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.
You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.
We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.
We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.
When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Engineering
Business Line Transportation
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 258958BR
Additional Locations US - Dallas, TX - 13355 Noel Road
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.