Traffic/Transportation Planner - June 2018

US-MO-Kansas City | US-KS-Overland Park
1117-17209
HNTB Job Title
UDP I
Position Type
Regular Full-Time
Category
New Grads/Entry Level

Why Choose HNTB?

For more than a century, HNTB has helped deliver infrastructure solutions that best meet the unique needs of our clients. With client relationships spanning decades, we understand infrastructure life cycles and have the perspective to solve technical challenges with clarity and imagination. We are far more than a design firm. We see and help address far-reaching issues of financing, legislation, design, construction, community outreach and ongoing operations. As employee-owners committed to the highest levels of performance, we enable clients to achieve their goals and inspiring visions.

At HNTB, we’re encouraged to go beyond discovering mere solutions that will impact our very landscape. We are encouraged to ask, “What if?” Our HNTB family fosters an inventive and resourceful commitment to finding unique answers to complex problems. We believe that the act of wondering sparks creativity. We will work to foster your creativity, career and personal growth. Come join HNTB and unleash your spark of imagination.

For you, “together” can mean the chance to put together an exciting career. At HNTB “together” also means collaborating across geographies and disciplines within the firm. And “together” means that we are partners with our clients. Our goals are linked, and their success is our success. “Together” means that we are engaged in the communities we serve — we live there — and are committed to their growth and development.

Overview

The time is right to join HNTB!  We are seeking a UDP I - Traffic/Transportation Planner in our growing Kansas City Metro Office.  This position will be located in Kansas City, MO or Overland Park, KS.

Job Summary

Entry level position performing basic assignments.

Essential Responsibility

  • Works from designs and plans of others, compile data, perform basic design and technical computations.
  • Applies recognized tools of analysis and provides comprehensive review of the data.
  • Researches and collects raw data and organizes in a form ready for analysis.
  • Assists in preparation of transportation plans and studies.
  • Assists in production of concepts, graphics and reports.
  • Assists in the development of presentation material, reports or report layout.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Additional Responsibilities

- Works closely with other team members to maintain a successful transportation practice

Basic Qualification

Bachelor's degree in Landscape Architecture, Planning, Urban Design or related field

Preferred Qualification/Skills

- Master's degree in Planning, Urban Design or related field by June 2018
- Experience in Microsoft Office (Outlook Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
- Experience with Highway Capacity Software (HCS), VISSIM, and/or Synchro
- Internship or co-op experience
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills

General Work Conditions

Office Environment: Work is generally performed in an office environment in which there is only minimal exposure to potentially unpleasant working conditions. Incumbent must have the ability to stand and sit frequently, and reach horizontally as well as vertically for overhead use.


HNTB Corporation is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran. 

The HNTB Companies are an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex, national origin, age, disability, pregnancy status, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, marital status, genetic information, citizenship status, or other status protected by law.  In compliance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, we will hire only U.S. citizens and aliens lawfully authorized to work in the United States (if the position is or will be one which is subject to U.S. law). We will provide reasonable accommodation for qualified individual with a disability where appropriate.

 

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