TRANSPORTATION PLANNER II
PB World (Parsons Brinkerhoff) 5 reviews - Glastonbury, CT

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Parsons Brinckerhoff (PB) has proven to be a world leader in transportation engineering by consistently providing quality services in planning, design, construction management, and program management for a multitude of clients across the globe since 1885.

PB’s Glastonbury Office is looking for a New Haven-Hartford-Springfield (NHHS) Planning Manager who will primarily support the Program Management Team (PMT) led by PB for the Connecticut Department of Transportation (CTDOT). The PMT is responsible for program controls, design, public information, and strategic consulting relating to the $1 billion upgrade of the NHHS rail corridor and implementation of new Amtrak and regional rail service over the line. Specific responsibilities will include: direct assistance to and interaction with CTDOT senior staff: passenger rail service and station area development (TOD) planning activities; public information and engagement activities; attendance at PB, Amtrak and CTDOT meetings on behalf of the PMT and CTDOT; research on and recommendations regarding project and client activities; drafting of funding applications, project reports and public information; and active engagement of key stakeholders regarding the project. Some activities are expected to be directly with and assigned by CTDOT senior staff. Responsibilities are expected to grow commensurate with project and client knowledge and comfort.

This position provides a unique opportunity to develop rail planning expertise on a major Amtrak and regional high-speed passenger rail program, with significant client and public involvement.

Experience Required:
1) The position requires 3-5 years of involvement in transportation and/or urban planning, with strong public involvement and public speaking expertise and strong writing/communication skills

Education Required:
1) B.S. or B.A.
2) Ability to work in this country immediately required.

Parsons Brinckerhoff is an equal opprtunity employer M/F/D/V

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