AECOM Development Planning Consultant in Manchester, United Kingdom

United Kingdom - Manchester, Manchester

Job Summary

Our Transportation business line is seeking an Engineer/Consultant to join the Development Planning and Engineering group based in Manchester. We would also consider the role on either a full or part-time basis and are happy to look at a range of different working patterns. The successful candidate would join the team with a focus on project delivery.

Our wide range of clients are primarily from the private sector in the UK and overseas and-include developers, land owners, house builders, blue chip companies, universities, local authorities and contractors. The teams also work on a number of multi-disciplinary projects as part of a wider team with their colleagues in AECOM.

Job Responsibilities

  • Coordinate and manage technical input into small - mid-size development planning projects

  • Provides specialised technical input to transport studies and design

  • Develops study and design procedures to facilitate high-quality, cost-effective work by others

  • Participates in interdisciplinary review of project deliverables

  • Prepares technical reports including Transport Assessments/ Statements and Travel Plans

  • Provides input to the development of the AECOM team and oversees technical resources to meet requirements

  • Contribute to technical fee proposals

Minimum Requirements

  • Knowledge of standard development transport planning practices, techniques and procedures

Ability to be able to undertake analysis using LINSIG and Junction9 software ​

  • Ability to communicate internally and externally through written and verbal means.

  • Knowledge of the design and how it ultimately interfaces with the client.

  • Understanding of design and planning principles and ability to practically apply them.

  • Excellent communicator (both written and verbal) with strong negotiation skills.


Preferred Qualifications

  • MSc or Degree in Civil & or Transport related discipline

  • Seeking membership of a relevant professional body


What We Offer

AECOM is a 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. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Engineering - Transportation

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 189659BR

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.