Your new company
AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees - including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals - serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, It is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine's annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World's Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customised and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients' projects.
Your new role
As a Principal Consultant you will be expected a manage small team, impart your wisdom and support and mentor this team effectively You will handle the project management of medium size projects with a view improve the transport of today for a better tomorrow. Whether you are assessing the impact of town development on a transport network or identifying synergies and inter-dependencies between schemes, you shall work collaboratively with the rest the companies 100+ transport planning colleagues across the South East and the rest of the teams in the UK and AECOM to create innovative solutions to the problems their clients are having.
What you'll need to succeed
You will have an analytical mind and background - you want to know the why's and wherefore's of things - especially if they transport related. You possess a strong level of knowledge and experience in transport modelling and forecasting as well as experience in appraisal and evaluation of transport proposals. Additionally, you will have used and have great knowledge of simulation software packages e.g. SATURN, PARAMICS, CUBE, EMME, VISSIM, TUBA and spreadsheet modelling.
Membership or working towards membership of a chartered professional institution such as CIHT, TPS, CILT or ICE or A Master's degree or PhD in Transport Planning or related subject/social based discipline would be desirable.
What you'll get in return
You will have the chance to work in place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.
What you need to do now
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