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Project Manager, Transportation Planning

Project Manager, Transportation Planning

Requisition ID 
Work Location 
Department / Discipline 
Engineering - Civil
Additional Work Location 
CA-ON-Richmond Hill
Position Type 
Staff / Permanent

Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood’s Traffic Engineering & Transportation Planning group is seeking a highly motivated Transportation Planning Project Manager for our Burlington or Richmond Hill, ON office. Our Traffic Engineering & Transportation Planning group supports infrastructure pursuits/projects globally with comprehensive traffic planning; operations; safety; modeling & functional design solutions.


Key Responsibilities

  • Lead/Manage projects of varying complexities on time and on budgets where quality and client satisfaction is a primary objective
  • Provide support/lead proposals (Workplan, Schedules, Budgets)
  • Lead a team of junior/intermediate Transportation/Traffic Engineer, Planners and Designers
  • Participate in business development initiatives
  • Work with senior managers on large scale transportation engineering projects (Environmental Assessment, Transit, DB, etc.)
  • Strong 4 Stage Travel Demand Modelling Capabilities (EMME, VISUM, TransCAD, CUBE, etc.) where you will lead and manage assignments with help from junior planners/engineers
  • Traffic Operation Analyses for Infrastructure Design using packages such as Vissim, Aimsun, Arcady and Synchro
  • Traffic operations and capacity analysis, including collision analysis/road safety audits

Skills / Qualifications

  • 10+ years’ experience of relevant experience in transportation planning and/or traffic engineering services in the consulting or public sectors
  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering and/or a Master Degree with focus on Transportation Planning/Engineering
  • Eligibility for a Professional designation (P.Eng is desired)
  • Demonstrated experience on 4-Stage modelling method and travel demand (sub-area and region wide analysis, including calibration)
  • Experience in transportation and infrastructure economics, including traffic and revenue forecasting will be an asset
  • Experience working with transit systems and ability to conduct transit operation studies/modelling
  • Developing automation tool (using VBA/Excel, Python) for analysis of large data sets will be an asset
  • Proficient working knowledge in using ArcGIS to produce high-quality maps and complete basic network analysis
  • Strong communication skills and technical writing skill

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of over $11 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life-cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, chemicals, environment and infrastructure, power & process, clean energy, mining and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in. 


Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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