Senior Transport Planner – Dubai – AECOM – UAE


AECOM Senior Transport Planner – Dubai in Dubai- United Arab Emirates
United Arab Emirates – Dubai- Dubai
Job Summary
Our Dubai office is currently seeking a Senior Transport Engineer/ Planner to
join our SP&A Team. We are now looking to enhance and grow this team with
individuals who have a sound technical background and share our enthusiasm and
determination to support our expanding workload. The role would ideally suit a
planner with experience of working on large scale TIS and TMP studies in Dubai
with experience of liaising with RTA for approvals.
Job Duties:
The appropriate level of expertise is required so that the following duties
can be carried out to the necessary standards. The duties of the Senio

Transport Planner/Engineer fall broadly into two categories – Technica

Management and Business Development Support. Key duties are as follows.

Effectively lead and contribute to Dubai transport planning and traffic engineering project tasks for various transport studies

Takes the lead on relevant projects and/or main project tasks

Provide development control- spatial planning and transport strategy advice including liaison with RTA engineers

Be responsible for the delivery of relevant project reports

Be aware of and adhere to relevant Dubai and other legislation- codes of practice and departmental policies when planning and delivering transportation and traffic engineering related projects in the region

Continuously improve technical and industry knowledge by participating in forums and other industry related programs

Research- analyse and report on a range of transportation and traffic engineering related projects

Act as Project Manager or Deputy Project Manager as necessary including monitoring of financial and team performance

Develop project plans and detailed methodologies together with technical leader

Ensuring appropriate local resourcing levels for project work to be delivered efficiently

Provide technical support and supervision to junior staff

Ensuring technical content and quality of output produced are in line with the project brief and AECOM`s quality procedures.

Manage sub-consultants to produce deliverables against agreed timescales and in line with budget.

Produce guides- case studies and deliver presentations

Manage and/or contribute to the preparation of client reports- bringing together the contributions from other specialist areas of the business

Review internal processes for effectiveness and efficiency and suggest possible areas for improvement where necessary

Support team manager in mentoring junior staff

Other duties as required

Minimum Requirements

Minimum of 5-10 years of relevant experience in the field of transport planning and traffic engineering for a range of relevant projects and studies

Experience in traffic analysis and using HCS- SYNCHRO-SimTraffic- SIDRA-

Experience with various strategic modelling platforms such as Cube and VISUM (preferred)

Professional Accreditation:

Member of one of more professional organisations as asset (e.g. Charted Institute of Logistics and Transportation- PEng- PE)

Additional Comments:

The candidate should be able to travel locally- regionally- and internationally. Arabic language skills (reading- writing- and spoken) are an asset.

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelors Degree Level Qualification or higher in Engineering or a related discipline (mandatory)

Masters Degree – Transport related (preferred)

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 Planning

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Arab Emirates

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 221099BR

Clearance Required No

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.