AECOM Graduate Transportation Planner in Hamilton, Ontario
Canada - Ontario, Hamilton
AECOM is currently seeking Graduate/Junior Transportation Planners to join our Transportation Planning Team, located at our Hamilton office.
The successful candidates will be based in AECOM’s Hamilton, Ontario office where the multi-disciplinary planning team is working for a range of respected clients on projects that are shaping the transportation future of the Hamilton and the Greater Toronto Area.
This position will be responsible for working on a range of projects for respected municipal clients and land development entities. Projects will include: Transportation Master Plans, Secondary Plans, Area Studies, Environmental Assessments, Traffic Impact Studies, Parking Studies, Active Transportation and Multi-Modal Studies.
We are looking for energetic and enthusiastic individuals with a passion for transportation. The role will offer candidates the opportunity to explore the many aspects of the transportation sector and can be a platform for launching an exciting and interesting career in the profession.
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.
. 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.
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
Preparing and contributing to transportation studies;
Analyzing transportation data and conducting/ assisting in traffic and transit analysis;
Attending and participating in client and public meetings;
Developing and managing content for presentations, reports, and proposals;
Researching industry standard / best practices;
Participating in site visits and field work;
Performing data collection and analysis;
Writing and editing technical reports;
Working with a team of transportation/traffic engineers, planners and designers to assess transportation, traffic, and parking conditions;
Attending project team meetings, as needed;
Other duties as assigned/required
BA/BS + None or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education
Bachelors or Masters Degree in Urban Planning, Transportation Planning or related field
Ability to work in a team environment;
Strong technical writing skills;
Good communication and time management skills;
Interested in pursuing RPP accreditation;
Proficient in the use of Microsoft office software;
Passionate about transportation and urban planning;
A positive attitude and ability to work collaboratively with others
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is
pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions
inclusion, diversity and overall
employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our
core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only
delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Planning
Business Line Transportation
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 220770BR
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.