Environmental/Transportation Planner

  • HNTB
  • Little Rock, AR, USA
  • Sep 03, 2021
Full time Biology - Ecology Cultural Resources Environmental Planning - NEPA Environmental Science - Engineering GIS - Remote Sensing Management

Job Description

WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR

HNTB is expanding and is seeking an experienced Transportation Planner to develop technical solutions and strategies for the Arkansas Department of Transportation’s most exciting projects! The ideal candidate will have experience with transportation planning as an environmental, traffic, or planning specialist. As a transportation planner, you would serve as a task leader or project manager in coordination with staff in our Dallas office, as well as work with other experts in the region and across the firm, which includes over 5,000 transportation-focused professionals.

Primary Focus Will Include:

  • Transportation Planning that could include expertise with traffic analysis, environmental, or public outreach.

  • Active participation in local community and industry-focused organizations in Arkansas.

  • Serving as a task lead on projects in the planning, environmental/preliminary design phase.

  • Preparing documents, studies and permits to support the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) process.

Preferred Qualifications and Skills:

  • PE registration or AICP, CEP certification.

  • NEPA expertise, specifically with transportation projects.

  • ArcGIS analysis tools experience.

  • Must be able to work independently and have excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Experience coordinating with local, state and Federal agencies in Arkansas.

  • Must be located in Little Rock, Arkansas or willing to relocate.

WHAT YOU'LL NEED

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Prepares scopes of work, fee proposals and assists with responses to RFP’s.

  • Oversees the work of less experienced staff. Assists in directing teams for medium to large scale projects.

  • Responsible for proactively involving other project team members in development of solutions.

  • Performs quality checks to ensure client requirements are met.

  • Identifies and recommends appropriate technical procedures that should be used on a project.

  • Coordinates and interfaces with other project team members during the course of a project.

  • Interfaces with client group and community stakeholders. Responsible for significant portions of presentations and public facilitation.

  • Identifies and recommends appropriate technical procedures that should be used on a project.

  • Prepares technical plans and reports.

  • Prepares written reports on medium to large sized planning projects. Responsible for significant portions of presentations and public facilitation.

  • Prepares technical plans and reports.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Planning or related field

  • 8 years related experience

  • 6 years related experience (with Master's degree in Planning or related field)

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

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Sector

Consulting