Transport Engineer

**Transport Engineer**

**Description**

At Jacobs, we’re challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world’s most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $13 billion in revenue and a talent force of approximately 52,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.

Our people improve lives and connect communities through transformative transport, water, built environment and power projects. We are innovators and problem solvers who turn challenges into greater opportunities. Visit www.jacobs.com to see how you can make a difference.

**About the opportunity**

A new opportunity exists for a Transport Engineer based in our Sydney office. Reporting to the Section Leader for Transport Planning & Advisory, this role will lead traffic engineering and transport planning project work under the guidance of senior professionals within the section. The ideal candidate will support the senior team members to place Jacobs at the front end of key transport infrastructure projects through the process of traffic engineering and civil design as well as transport planning. The role will also work with junior staff to produce high quality technical outcomes.

The role will involve:

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Provide traffic engineering technical advice, including involvement in project delivery and managing project staff and subconsultants

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Managing small projects involving traffic engineering and transport planning including documentation and scope control, financial forecasting, invoicing and client relations

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Working collaboratively with other team members to deliver goals and targets of the team, section and operations centre

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Supporting the ongoing development of the team as part of the Transport Planning and Advisory Section

**About you**

The successful candidate should have:

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Bachelor of Engineering degree (or approved equivalent)

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Chartered Professional Engineer (desirable)

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Theoretical understanding of traffic engineering and transport modelling principles

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High level skills in transport analytics including coding and GIS, experience with big data (such as mobile phone data) is preferable

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Experienced interpretation of outputs from transport modelling software packages

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Knowledge of transport modelling issues and practices (i.e. strategic, meso and/or micro modelling including pedestrian modelling)

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Advanced analytical ability, excellent written and presentation skills

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Proven project management skills (achieving budgets, timeframe and customer requirement

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Effective communication

**Why Jacobs**

We reflect our clients’ diversity at Jacobs. We value inclusion and diversity as it energises our people and encourages creativity, collaboration and innovation. Our global culture of caring fosters a workplace where we value the safety, positive mental health, inclusion and belonging of all our employees. Joining Jacobs introduces you to a variety of established global employee networks dedicated to empowering employees to maximise their potential through engagement and development opportunities across all career stages.

One of the many ways we thank our employees for their dedication and hard work, is offering quality, flexible benefit options that keep you and your family, physically and financially healthy. You’ll have access to several employee benefits including professional/educational support, flexible work arrangements, salary sacrifice options, monthly social events or community involvement programs.

It’s a great time to join Jacobs as we actively nurture and support our diverse employee and client networks across all ethnicities and cultures. Achieve more and thrive with a global brand! Apply online by clicking on the link below.

_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._

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**Job** Civil/Structural

**Primary Location** Australia-Australia Countrywide-North Sydney-AU North Sydney – 177 Pacific Highway

**Job Type** Experienced

**Req ID:** BI 000ABU