1+ months

Senior Transportation Planner

Austin, TX 78701
Be involved in projects with our Texas Transportation Planning Team and be a part of a growing organization that meets our client’s objectives and solves their challenges.
At WSP, we are driven by inspiring the right people to be part of our future-focused business objectives. Our devotion to teamwork has allowed us to build communities and expand our skylines. Here at WSP, anything is within our reach and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future!
WSP is currently initiating a search for a Senior Transportation Planner for our Austin, TX office. The right candidate could also be based out of our Dallas, TX of Houston, TX offices.
Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Serve as a project manager or task lead for multidisciplinary transportation planning projects
  • Provide technical oversight on transportation planning, systems planning, subarea/corridor planning studies
  • Provide technical expertise for transportation programming, funding cost analysis, federal funding cycles and application of federal funds at state and local level
  • Provide expertise with the analysis, prioritization and implementation of planning products generated by TxDOT, including the SLRTP, UTP and STIP
  • Develop and successfully manage relationships with internal and external clients, specifically with TxDOT


Talent is the essence of meeting our client’s objectives, goals and challenges.  If this sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to have that first discussion of you joining our team.
Minimum Qualifications:
  • 10+ years of experience in transportation planning and programming
  • Bachelors degree in planning, engineering or related fields
  • Strong communication skills, written and verbal
  • Exercise responsible and ethical decision-making regarding company funds, resources and conduct and adhere to WSP’s Code of Conduct and related policies and procedures
  • Proven track record of upholding workplace safety and ability to abide by WSP’s health, safety and drug/alcohol and harassment policies
Preferred Qualifications
  • PE or AICP certification preferred
  • TxDOT precertification is applicable transportation planning categories
  • Experience with portolio management and DecisionLens prioritization software
  • Existing working relationships with TxDOT District and Division staff

WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the transportation, buildings, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 9,500 people in 150 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper. www.wsp.com/usa
WSP provides a comprehensive suite of benefits including medical, dental, vision, disability, life, and retirement savings focused on a providing health and financial stability throughout the employee’s career.
At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base.  Your daily contributions to your team will be a key piece in our meeting client objectives, goals and challenges.  Are you ready to get started? 
WSP USA (and all of its US companies) is an Equal Opportunity Employer Race/Age/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Disability or Protected Veteran Status.
The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.


Posted: 2021-02-03 Expires: 2021-05-31

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