Atkins has been providing infrastructure planning, engineering, construction, environmental consulting, urban planning, architecture, and program management services to public and private clients across the United States for more than 50 years.
Globally, Atkins is the largest UK-based engineering and design consultancy and one of the world's largest design firms with nearly 18,000 employees worldwide. We have the depth and breadth of expertise to respond to the most technically challenging and time-critical infrastructure projects and the urgent transition to a low-carbon economy.
Atkins seeks an energetic and highly motivated self-starter to join our Transportation Planning West Group as an entry-level Planner. This person can sit in either our Austin or Houston, TX office.
Under supervision, performs routine planning assignments while developing professional proficiency. Planning work may be related to land utilization, urban development, transportation or environmental projects.
Generally applies standard planning techniques, procedures and criteria in carrying out a sequence of somewhat diversified planning tasks requiring the use of analysis, interpretation, and deductive reasoning.
Bachelor's or Master's degree in Planning or related degree. Minimal experience required with Bachelor's degree. No experience required with Master's degree.
Experience working on Travel Demand Modeling Software such as TransCAD or Cube.
Supporting Corridor Studies, PEL studies, feasibility studies, etc. that require travel demand modeling and traffic forecasting efforts.
Good interpersonal skills and capable of developing technical writing and communications skills.
Atkins offers its employees a robust rewards package which includes: a competitive salary; a broad benefits package including medical/RX, dental, vision, life, disability, legal, hospitalization and other valuable voluntary options; generous time-off programs; flexible work schedules; 401(k) with employer match; professional and career development opportunities through our corporate university, as well as a highly-regarded tuition reimbursement program; and an unmatched culture focused on client-service, quality, and tireless pursuit of excellence in all we do. Atkins is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability.
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