Senior Transport Planner

Auckland, New Zealand Countrywide
28 Nov 2016
22 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Jacobs is one of the world's leading providers in technical, professional and construction services. We specialise in architecture, engineering and construction, operations and maintenance, as well as scientific and consulting. Our client portfolio includes industrial, commercial, and government clients across multiple markets and geographies.

About the opportunity

We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Transport Planner/Modeller to join our Auckland based team in 2017. This is your chance as a technical guru to bring your strong modelling expertise, along with your engineering capability to inspire and mentor junior engineers in their transportation career. You will gain experience in your career working across a wide variety of projects and work with some key national clients.

About you

For this role, you need the following skills and experience:

• Degree qualified in a relevant discipline

• Demonstrated expertise in Transport Modelling including model development projects along with area, corridor, link, multi-modal transport and scheme development studies with the ability to contribute to the success of a range of high profile transport projects

• Strong Project Management expertise in task, financial, quality and risk controls

• Ability to use Industry standard software, specific experience with Emme is required and experience with CUBE and/or VISUM is desirable

• Experience with the use and interpretation of strategic, mesoscopic and micro-simulation modelling software

• Previous expertise formulating coherent analysis and reports for clients

• Strong leadership capability and a passion for inspiring and mentoring junior staff

Why Jacobs

At Jacobs we offer rewarding careers with ongoing development opportunities, flexible working arrangements and a culture that is collaborative and inclusive. As part of the Jacob's APAC team you will have access to a wide range of lifestyle benefits and corporate discounts. We believe in collaboration and knowledge sharing, from global virtual teams to local work sharing options.