Transportation Planner

Jacobs Engineering Albuquerque , NM 87102

Posted 6 months ago

The Buildings & Infrastructure Line of Business is a global network of employees, which serves both the private and public sector. Our employees work to shape the communities we live in by creating world-class projects that transform the future development patterns of those communities. We provide our clients award-winning planning, engineering, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery. The Jacobs business model allows us to successfully service our clients, leverage our integrated services, and provide our employees with growth opportunities while delivering global solutions to our client's local programs. We consistently receive high rankings from Engineering News-Record (ENR) in many classifications, including the categories of Top Design Firms, Top Contractors, Top Green Buildings Design Firms, and Top Transportation Companies.

Jacobs is seeking a planning professional to support the Albuquerque and National Transportation Safety Group.

In this role, the candidate will support the Buildings, Infrastructure, and Advanced Facilities Group in Transportation and work with senior engineers and planners on complex transportation projects, particularly in transportation safety. Included will be the conduct of safety studies and analysis, reviewing policy and providing direction and support to assist in saving lives on New Mexico roadways.

A candidate should have an understanding of report preparation, data analysis , and be interested in applying transportation planning considerations to safety and design projects. Other key skills include knowledge of technical memo preparation, the use of databases, analysis tools, and GIS. The individual should have a desire to grow both professionally as well as personally with each planning career opportunity that this position will provide.

  • Bachelor's degree is required

  • Master's Degree in Urban Planning/Geography/, Transportation Planning, landscape architecture, engineering or comparable degree is preferred

  • At least one previous summer planning or design internship is desired.

  • Work experience related to transportation, or highway safety, or traffic is a plus.

  • AICP Certification or work towards attaining it is a plus

  • Experience in the preparation of planning studies and technical analysis, alternatives analyses, and public outreach programs.

  • Experience working with federal, state and local government agencies is a plus.

  • Ability to work effectively as part of a collaborative team of professionals

  • Knowledge of NMDOT Project Development Guidelines (planning and design) is a plus

  • Strong technical writing and verbal skills

  • Ability to create high quality graphic reports and presentations

  • Ability to analyze data utilizing spread sheets and data base software

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At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.


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Transportation Planner

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