Transportation Planner

Transportation · Markham, Ontario
Department Transportation
Employment Type Permanent
Minimum Experience Experienced

McIntosh Perry is growing to meet demand – and we need you! As a growing multi-disciplinary engineering and related professional services firm, we are building on our strong National reputation by maintaining our commitment to ethical work practices, a quality product and exceptional service. With more than 600 employees in offices across Canada, McIntosh Perry is expanding its scope and looking for new talent to join our supportive, dynamic team. Our core values validate everything we have believed in since our company started:


Walk a mile in someone else’s shoes - Treat others as they would like to be treated


Make Momma proud - Do the right thing


Every McIntosh has a core - Be a leader


Pass. Shoot. Score. - Becoming excellent together


Did you dot the i's and cross the t's? - Personal responsibility


Don’t forget to cut the ribbon - Making a difference


If you are looking for an opportunity to work with a collaborative, hard-working and dedicated team of professionals and have fun, then this could be the right opportunity for you. For more information about McIntosh Perry, to see why it's such a great place to work and one of the fastest growing engineering firms in Canada visit our website at www.mcintoshperry.com 


DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES


As a member of our Transportation Planning and Traffic Engineering group, you will be working with multi-disciplinary teams on a wide range of transportation planning, transportation/ traffic engineering, and multi-disciplinary assignments for both private and public sector clients including transportation master plans, traffic operation and safety studies, parking studies, municipal environmental assessments (EA), active transportation, transportation demand management (TDM), microsimulation, and design assessments. We offer flexible working environment.  Duties include, but are not limited to:

 

  • Undertakes and manages transportation planning and traffic engineering studies including multi-modal studies, transportation master plans (TMP), environmental assessments (EA) (transportation) studies, active transportation (AT) and transportation demand management (TDM) studies, parking studies, and traffic impact studies;
  • Actively participates in the preparation of proposals and writing reports including EAs, TMPs, AT, etc;
  • Coordinates stakeholder consultation activities on transportation projects;
  • Attends and participates at client and public meetings;
  • Lead project meetings and make presentations to clients;
  • Leads transportation impact and parking assessments, as well as site plan reviews;
  • Conducts and leads field studies (site visits, inventories, traffic, and parking counts);
  • Mentor and supervise staff related to transportation planning and work closely with other departments to develop multi-disciplinary solutions;
  • Assists with staff development and works in a team environment;
  • Establishes and maintains good working relationships and communication with clients, department managers, internal and external leads;
  • Assists the Assistant Vice President with business development activities, and;
  • Other duties as assigned.


QUALIFICATIONS


  • University Degree in Transportation Planning or Transportation Engineering/ Civil Engineering;
  • Eligible for P.Eng. License from the Professional Engineers of Ontario or Registered Professional Planner (RPP) from Ontario Professional Planning Institute;
  • 5 - 10 years of relevant experience in transportation planning and/or traffic engineering services in the consulting or public sectors;
  • Project coordination and management experience;
  • Demonstrated interest in business development activities and preparation of proposals;
  • Good communication and leadership abilities;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and an ability to work effectively independently or as part of a team;
  • Thorough knowledge of municipal and provincial review processes;
  • Experience with GIS (ArcGIS), and using Auto Cad and Auto Turn software;
  • Ability to manage technical analysis, using tools such as Synchro/ Simtraffic; and
  • Experience using other transportation software and methods (e.g. HCS, CCG, VISSIM, EMME, Aimsun, Vistro). 


McIntosh Perry is an equal opportunities employer offering a competitive salary and benefits to those with the skills suited to the needs of our clients.


McIntosh Perry welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.


 (Referral Program Class B)

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  • Location
    Markham, Ontario
  • Department
    Transportation
  • Employment Type
    Permanent
  • Minimum Experience
    Experienced