Are you looking for an opportunity to lead a passionate and high performing transport advisory team? We are seeking a highly motivated and experienced transport planner / engineer who can manage projects and people. The role will provide the opportunity to share and develop your experience advising on the technical transport requirements of planning and infrastructure projects to meet government and client needs, particularly during the feasibility, optioneering and concept development stages. We are seeking a leader who is curious about emerging transport solutions, and how we can do better – integrating sustainability, safety, efficiency and embracing new and digital solutions, and seeking to work with teams with diverse skills to collaborate with clients and deliver successful projects.
In this role you will shape the careers of our people to help realise our vision to Deliver a Better World. Along the way you will be challenged, gain understanding of how our business operates and work with a motivated leadership team.
What we need you to achieve?
Lead teams and actively contribute to the technical and management aspects of projects so that projects are delivered on time, to scope and to budget with sound and reliable outcomes.
Ability to work in multi-disciplinary teams and coordinate transport design / modelling / analysis / strategy deliverables – working with a Transport Advisory team with skills across design, business cases, operational and strategic demand modelling, data and spatial analysis, and concept development for transit / rail, active transport, road, freight as well as integrated infrastructure and urban development projects.
Ability to build and maintain strong client relationships.
Identify opportunities and prospects and actively assist in securing ongoing pipeline of work.
Create a great place to work aligned with our cultural aspirations by developing and leading a high performing, motivated and engaged team.
Successfully govern and deliver a portfolio of projects across Transport Advisory clients and supporting multidisciplinary projects – optimising team dynamic and skills, workload and resourcing and delivering our Client Promise
Drive technical excellence and exceptional project delivery including representation at Technical Practice Networks
Support winning work aligned with our ANZ Strategies and input to developing and implementing the WA Advisory Strategy.
Minimum 10 years relevant professional experience in a transport planning or engineering role;
A strong technical background with demonstrable experience in planning, design, or modelling of road, public transport, and cycle / pedestrian schemes;
Demonstrated experience in the management of transport projects and meeting delivery requirements.
Ability to build and maintain strong client relationships, ensure that the needs of clients are understood and met
Previous consulting experience and enjoy working in a dynamic, global consultancy and the opportunities this can provide to grow your career and work on a broad range of projects across our business.
Previous experience with WA Transport Portfolio Government clients, or clients with similar responsibilities in other regions, is desirable.
Appropriate tertiary qualification in engineering, geography or mathematics or transport planning;
Significant experience of intersection assessment tools LINSIG/ SIDRA / TRANSYT
Significant knowledge of hybrid, micro and meso simulation tools ideally VISSIM and/or AIMSUN
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 Engineering - Transportation - Advisory
Business Line Transportation
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Position Status Full Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 250025BR
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.