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Graduate Transport Planners - St Albans , 2024 start

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AECOM

26d ago

💼 Graduate Job

St Albans

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  • You need a 2:1 or above in relevant field, interest in Transport Planning, ability to communicate effectively, and willingness to work towards chartership with professional institutions.
  • You will support senior staff by collecting data, analyzing transport models, evaluating schemes, reviewing documents, and attending meetings with clients and other disciplines.

Graduate Job

Architecture & Urban PlanningSt Albans

Description

  • We have a number of exciting opportunities for graduates to work within our Transport Planning Team. Our team covers all areas of transport planning, from pedestrian and highway modelling, to public transport and spatial planning.
  • As an integrated team, we provide design and planning advice from inception through to detailed design, often working alongside engineers, architects and master planners in multi-disciplinary teams.
  • AECOM’s global reach will allow you to get involved in a wide variety of exciting projects from around the world, plus in the UK & Ireland. Recent examples include Rio 2016 Olympic Games, Qatar 2022 World Cup, Sharjah Masterplan, Paris Metro, Istanbul’s Golden Horn and many others.
  • The wide range of projects will give you the opportunity to work with clients from both the private and public sector. These could be local transport authorities such as the UK Department of Transport and Transport for London, private developers, or overseas institutions such as the European Commission.
  • No matter who our client is, we deliver tailored transport solutions using some of the most sophisticated modelling techniques, and applying a range of specialist software. Often starting with a blank canvass, you will be encouraged to combine creativity with technical know-how to solve our clients’ transport challenges.
  • We will, of course, provide you with all the training and support you need to progress your career and develop professionally. You will be working within a positive culture where learning and development is not only supported, but also actively promoted.

Requirements

  • Bachelors degree in Civil Engineering, Geography, Economics, Maths, or an MSc in Transport Planning with a 2:1 classification (or equivalent) or above
  • Masters degree in Civil Engineering, Geography, Economics, Maths, or Transport Planning would be an advantage
  • Ability to demonstrate a good technical understanding of Transport Planning
  • Demonstrable interest in Transport Planning and developing a career in this industry
  • Willing and able to work towards chartership with the TPS, CIHT, or ICE
  • Good Microsoft Office skills essential such as Word, Excel & PowerPoint
  • Ability to communicate effectively to internal and external clients, both verbally & in writing
  • Have the confidence to engage with a variety of people (clients, colleagues, stakeholders and sub-contractors alike) and the aptitude to rationally explain, explore and discuss technical issues and capture feedback

Education requirements

2:1 or higher
Bachelors
Masters

Area of Responsibilities

Architecture & Urban Planning

Responsibilities

  • Early work with us will typically be supporting senior staff with technical input into a variety of projects. Depending on the team you will be joining, key responsibilities will include:
  • Assisting in data collection and analysis and reviewing and building transport models using various modelling tools
  • Planning and evaluating future transport schemes and associated business cases
  • Reviewing drawings and documents including Transport Assessments and Travel Plans and assisting in the preparation of reports, presentations, bids and proposals
  • Attending meetings and workshops with clients and members of other disciplines.

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Location

St Albans