|Job Ref:||31142||Employer:||WSP Group||Country:||United States||City:||Houston||Address:||Post Date:||21/10/2016 05:10|
WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, one of the world's leading engineering and professional services consulting firms, provides services designed to transform the built environment and restore the natural one. The firm's expertise ranges from environmental remediation and urban planning, to engineering iconic buildings and designing sustainable transport networks, to developing the energy sources of the future and enabling new ways of extracting essential resources. Approximately 34,000 employees, including engineers, technicians, scientists, architects, planners, surveyors, program and construction management professionals, as well as various environmental experts, work for this dynamic organization in more than 500 offices across 40 countries worldwide. NA |
JOB SUMMARY: WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff has an immediate opening in the Houston, Texas office for a full-time transportation planner. Under limited supervision, the successful candidate will perform a variety of assignments requiring the application of standard planning techniques for data analysis, GIS mapping and analysis, graphics preparation, policy development, transit planning and operations, traffic analysis, and corridor planning. The successful candidate will be responsible for planning, programming, researching, analyzing and other associated activities in support of small projects or segments of larger projects. The position requires contact with governmental agencies, contractors, the public, and other WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff personnel. The successful candidate must have experience in GIS, strong writing skills, good analytical skills and proven experience with travel demand modeling.
MAJOR DUTIES: Under limited supervision, responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to:
Master's degree in urban planning or transportation planning and a minimum of five years progressively responsible experience in planning or research-related activities (or equivalent working knowledge/experience).
EOE / Veteran/ Disability/ Gender (M-F)/Gender Identity/ Sexual Orientation