Stantec Transportation Planner in New York, New York

We create the connections that get people and goods moving—whether by car, bus, train, plane, or their own two feet. Working within the context of the communities we serve, we provide planning, engineering, and infrastructure management services that fit the needs of our clients and improve the overall transportation experience. Join our team and help us keep communities connected.

Your Opportunity

Stantec’s is looking for an Entry Level Transportation Planner to join our brand new, multidisciplinary New York City office. The Transportation Planner will work on a variety of traffic studies focusing on traffic operations, transportation planning, safety, and toll road traffic and revenue forecasting.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Perform transportation planning studies, traffic operations analysis, traffic impact studies, speed studies, toll road feasibility studies, traffic signal timing analysis, crash analysis, and roadway safety audits

  • Prepare microsimulation modeling, roadway operations design, prepare signal timing plans, traffic management plans, signing plans, and pavement marking.

  • Travel demand modeling, including model preparation and analysis of results.

  • Assist with traffic data collection and data analysis, write reports , and other technical assignments

  • Draft technical memoranda and provide traffic engineering and transportation planning input to projects within transportation disciplines

  • Performs other duties of a similar nature and level as assigned

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Candidates with prior internships / co-ops in transportation planning and engineering are preferred.

  • EIT certification preferred

  • Experience with Microsoft Excel and Word. Experience with HCS, Synchro, VISSIM, Cube, and computer programming is a plus.

  • Good interpersonal and communication skills (both written and verbal)

  • Ability to work in a team environment

Education and Experience

Bachelor's of Science (B.S) degree in Civil Engineering, Transportation Planning, or Operations Research. A master's degree is a plus.

Typical office environment working with computers. Some travel may be required, such as delivering plans or documents to reviewing agencies or clients or to attend meetings. May occasionally visit study areas, construction sites and/or be exposed to outside elements and inclement weather conditions.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Job: Transportation Planner

Primary Location: United States-New York-New York

Organization: BC-1934 Transportation Planning, Engineering & Toll Roads-US NY

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Entry Level

Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time

Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: Jul 9, 2018, 10:23:11 AM

Req ID: 180000YB