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Transportation Planner - Jersey City

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Sam Schwartz

15d ago

💼 Graduate Job

Jersey City

🤑 $68.8K - $112.6K

AI generated summary

  • You must have excellent communication skills, proficiency in transportation planning concepts and software, a Master's degree in relevant field, and 1-5 years of experience. Authorized to work in the US.
  • You will conduct site visits, analyze transportation data, create models, maps, and graphics, write reports, and develop conceptual designs for projects.

Graduate Job

Architecture & Urban Planning, EngineeringJersey City

Description

  • Sam Schwartz, a TYLin Company, is seeking a full time Transportation Planner for our Jersey City office to be part of a dynamic team that provides a range of planning services for public, private, and non-profit clients, including corridor studies, safety research and analysis, strategic planning, and community-wide multi-modal transportation plans. The planner will be part of an interdisciplinary team of consultants (planning, urban design, transportation engineering) and contribute to a wide variety of activities to support projects including research; data collection and analysis; mapping and geospatial analysis; public and stakeholder outreach; and development of maps, reports, presentations, and graphics.
  • The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of the fundamentals of transportation planning and the ability to communicate concepts clearly and concisely verbally, through writing, and graphically. Experience with safety and active transportation planning projects is preferred. We are looking for people who bring an analytical mind, collaborative spirit, and, above all else, a passion for building safe, equitable communities through transportation solutions.

Requirements

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills,
  • Ability to develop high-quality graphics to support communications materials,
  • Strong command of transportation and urban planning concepts,
  • Command of technical analysis supporting transportation decisions,
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint,
  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite,
  • Proficiency in ArcGIS,
  • Proficiency in SketchUp or other graphics software preferred, and
  • Proficiency managing and analyzing large, complex datasets preferred.
  • Requirements
  • Candidates should meet the following requirements:
  • Master’s degree in urban planning, transportation engineering, or equivalent degree preferred,
  • 1-5 years of experience, and
  • Authorized to work in the US.

Education requirements

Masters

Area of Responsibilities

Architecture & Urban Planning
Engineering

Responsibilities

  • Conducting site visits and field observations,
  • Performing traffic, crash, and other transportation analyses,
  • Creating spreadsheet-based models,
  • Developing maps and conducting geospatial analysis,
  • Preparing high-quality graphics,
  • Writing technical reports,
  • Developing presentation materials, and
  • Preparing conceptual designs of proposed projects.

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

hybrid

Location

Jersey City

Salary

68800 - 112600 USD