Principal Transport Engineer

Jacobs (Perth WA, Australia) 24 days ago

The world needs innovators and problem solvers who turn challenges into greater opportunities. We have an insatiable curiosity about solutions to move people and goods safely and efficiently across the globe. From rail systems mobilising accessible transit, to ports linking land and sea – when it comes to connecting the people and places of tomorrow, the future of transport depends on us.

Our Perth Transport business are seeking a Principal Transport Engineer to provide consultancy services in the Transport Planning market in the ANZ region. This position will be responsible for project delivery and project management, and for positioning and winning projects involving a range of services. You will be instrumental in collaborating with commercial, project management, technical leaders to create opportunities for Jacobs to plan, develop, deliver and operate a range of projects. The role will support management of the Transport Planning team, in terms of team development and growth,building technical capability and growing the transport planning portfolio.

You will be a technical and project lead for transport planning and assessment projects, as well as providing technical guidance for transport planning advice on large strategic consulting and design.

Furthermore you should possess:

  • Extensive knowledge and breadth of traffic and transport engineering/planning concepts and tasks

  • Vast knowledge of traffic operations and capacity analysis

  • Solid understanding of safe systems solutions and its application

  • Extensive understanding of technical standards for design, construction and maintenance

  • Extensive working knowledge of the local environment, relevant industry, particularly working within the Western Australian Transport Sector

  • Strong negotiation skills with respect to technical matters

Jacobs. A World where you can.

From our inclusive employee networks, to our positive mental health champions – we’re committed to driving a culture of caring where you can be you. Joining Jacobs not only connects you locally but globally - and together, our diverse perspectives and unique backgrounds power our collective strength. We collaborate and share! By supporting one another, we all succeed.

With safety and flexibility always top of mind, we’ve gone beyond traditional ways of working so you have the support, means and space to maximise your potential. You’ll uncover flexible working arrangements, benefits and opportunities to do good too – from participating in our global giving and volunteering program, to exploring new and inventive ways to help our clients make the world a better place. No matter what drives you, you’ll discover how you can cultivate, nurture and achieve your goals – all at a single global company.

Please note: If you are being represented by a recruitment agency you will not be considered, to be considered you will need to apply directly to Jacobs.





Primary Location: Australia-Australia Countrywide-Perth-AU - Perth Adelaide Terrace

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Job Posting: Apr 13, 2021, 9:07:03 PM

Job: Civil/Structural

Organization: PPS

Job Type: Experienced

Full-Time Regular
Transit and Rail

Principal Transport Engineer

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