Senior Transport Planner

Parsons Corporation - السعودية - Jazan

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Not Applicable/None

Job Description:

Ready to put your transport planning skills to work on marquee urban planning projects that will change the fabric of our community? Would you enjoy being involved on a wide variety of analytical tasks on complex City level projects? Parsons is now hiring a Senior Transport Planner for our rapidly expanding portfolio of urban projects.

SKILLS/COMPETENCIES:

Thorough knowledge of transport planning practices and procedures. Proficiency in utilizing PC and various software packages typically used in urban/transport planning assignments is required. Also requires excellent written and oral communication skills, and a thorough understanding of Saudi Transport standards and regulations.

Ready to put your transport planning to work on marquee urban planning projects that will change the fabric of our community? Would you enjoy being involved on a wide variety of analytical tasks on complex projects? Parsons is now hiring a Senior Transport Planner for our rapidly expanding portfolio of urban planning and master planning projects.

Parsons extensive experience in this field combined with your transport planning knowledge will propel your career forward. We need our Senior Transport Planners at this level to apply diverse and intensive proficiency in the use of technical theories, practices, and company policies. Independently develops plans to meet the transport needs and requirements of the City through managing and maintaining a proficient transport plan based on the vision of the City wide Master Plan. The position requires the provision of expert transport planning solutions, a thorough knowledge of transport related policy, regulation standards and best practice.

Responsibilities:

  • It is expected that you will have experience in the preparation of transport plans, Traffic Impact Assessments (TIA's), feasibility studies, transport scheme reports, and transport/traffic appraisal with knowledge of relevant transport/traffic policy and standards.

  • You should be able to organize and manage the collection of raw transport and traffic data. Analyze and interpret data findings to provide appropriate transport and traffic solutions.

  • You will be required to have a strong knowledge of the principles of strategic transport modeling, and prior experience of using a range of transport specific and associated software including Synchro and Visum.

  • You will support a team of consultants working on a variety of urban planning and industrial planning tasks.

  • Liaise with the Ministry of Transport and other government agencies as required.

  • Ability to represent the department in executive management, departmental and external consultant meetings as necessary.

  • Coordinate with other Departments and Divisions in the implementation of the current and future Master Plan deliverables and initiatives related to Transport (all modes).

  • Formulate detailed transport planning policy updates and other amendments as part of the required amendments to existing and planned Master Plans.

  • Provide expert transport/traffic advice on development assessment and private sector investment proposals.

  • Assist in establishing, implementing, monitoring, and enforcing departmental policies, goals, objectives, and procedures

  • Actively participate in relevant coordination meetings and provide direction in daily operations to all section and department staff to manage output and products in accordance with the department objectives.

  • You must have a good all-round knowledge of the transport planning in the Middle East, preferable the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Transport Planning, essential

  • Post Graduate or Master's Degree in Transport Planning, essential.

  • 10+ years of related work experience, Middle Eastern experience an advantage

  • Certified Transport Planner is preferred at this level

  • Thorough knowledge of transport planning practices, procedures and compliance regulation. Proficiency in utilizing PC and various software packages typically used in urban/transport planning assignments is required. Synchro and Visum software experience essential.

  • Professional experience with the Private Sector with experience of dealing with local government and national government authorities and Public Sector clients.

  • Well rounded experience in transport/traffic issues associated with community and industrial and city planning.

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBTQ+. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to an individual’s race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by all applicable laws.

تاريخ النشر: 15 جمادى الثانية 1442 - ٢٨ يناير ٢٠٢١
الناشر: Company Website
تاريخ النشر: 15 جمادى الثانية 1442 - ٢٨ يناير ٢٠٢١
الناشر: Company Website