Michael Baker International seeking Transportation Planner



Transportation Planner



Michael Baker International is seeking a Transportation Planner to support our Planning department on a variety of assignments. The selected individual will assist the Planning department in technical tasks and projects as assigned. Work duties include:

Executing and leading hands-on production efforts on a wide range of transportation planning projects, including long-range transportation plans, freight plans, functional classification reviews, strategic plans, and corridor studies
Providing direct support to the Planning department’s project managers
Directly interacting with clients, stakeholders, and the general public
Mentoring other staff, and supporting marketing and business development efforts
Identifying new opportunities and assisting in securing new planning assignments.

Job Requirements



Four-year degree in Planning or related discipline, e.g., Geography, Public Administration, etc.
One to five years of municipal/local government planning related experience that demonstrate a successive increase in experience and responsibilities
Ability to conduct research and prepare statistical planning reports on land use, physical, social & economic possibilities, and constraints
Excellent oral and written communication skills for preparing and presenting planning reports and projects
Strong analytical skills and the ability to work independently as well as in multi-disciplinary teams
Experience with the MS Suite, InDesign, and ESRI ArcGIS
Hand or computer-generated graphic skills such as creating displays, project boards, maps, and other graphics that help communicate planning ideas and concepts
Ability to accommodate moderate travel
Valid driver’s license
AICP preferred, but not required

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