AECOM Entry Level Airport Planner in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
United States of America - Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
AECOM is seeking an Entry Level Airport Planner to be based in Philadelphia, PA.
This position is expected to begin in December 2021.
At AECOM , we believe infrastructure creates opportunities for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.
We take on the most complex challenges and pioneer innovative, iconic solutions that push the limits of what’s possible – the world’s longest cable-stayed bridge, record-breaking sports events, the largest greenfield port development megaproject, life-sustainingand disaster recovery programs, and the tallest tower in the Western Hemisphere.
On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, governments, energy and the environment, we deliver professional services throughout the project lifecycle.
We are proud to be recognized for excellence:
Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies – 2014-2020
#1 in Transportation and General Building in Engineering-News Record's 2019 “Top 500 Design Firms” and #1 2019 “Top 200 Environmental Firms”
VIQTORY 2020 Military Friendly® Gold Employer
Perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's Corporate Equality Index for 2017-2019
About DCS/Transportation at AECOM
As populations grow, so do demands for safe, expedient and cost-effective transportation. AECOM’s Transportation business line partners with clients around the world to build, modernize and expand transportation projects that carry all of our communities into the future — safely and reliably.
We use our extensive knowledge in planning, designing and managing transportation systems — as well as restoring and replacing aging infrastructure — to help our public and private clients find smarter, more advanced ways to move people across cities, countries and continents.
Our integrated approach and social responsibility have earned us the trust of local municipalities, government agencies, commercial clients and public-private partnerships. Our expertise and global reach enable us to deliver high-quality solutions for our clients that pave the way for long-lasting benefits to society.
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
Preparing planning exhibits using AutoCAD, GIS, Google Sketchup, Adobe Suites, and other programs
Assessing aircraft gate positions using Aviplan
Analyzing airspace surfaces and obstructions for impacts using GIS, CAD, and other analytical tools
Preparing airport layout plans under the supervision using AutoCAD
General data gathering, research, analysis, and exhibit development
CAD and GIS application usage
Technical report writing
Participating in project meetings as required
Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Architecture, Aviation Management, Planning or related field
Must have a valid driver’s license
Proficiency in AutoCAD
Possess well developed technical writing and communication skills
Demonstrated industry-specific experience and knowledge pertaining to aircraft gate parking
Experience using GIS, Sketchup, InDesign, and/or Illustrator
Ability to apply higher-end spreadsheet functionality and analytic techniques
Be able to demonstrate knowledge of common FAA Advisory Circulars pertaining to airport planning, airport capital improvement planning, and environmental planning processes
Working knowledge of common aviation simulator tools
Engineer-in-Training (EIT) or Fundamentals of Engineering (FE)
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 States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 256045BR
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.
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