Parsons Corporation Senior Traffic Planner in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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Ready to lead a team that tackles infrastructure challenges? Want to take your Engineering expertise to the next level to work on tough projects that will make a huge impact on the community?
Parsons is now hiring experienced Engineers with a desire to work on infrastructure projects that change the fabric of our community. Parsons extensive experience in this field, combined with your engineering knowledge, will propel your career forward with opportunity for advancement with top performance. We need our Engineers to be versatile, enthusiastic to work in highly flexible, team oriented environment and who have exceptional communication, analytical and management skills.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
As Transport Modeler, the incumbent will develop and update strategic traffic models for various infrastructure projects.
Should have excellent knowledge of traffic engineering software’s VISUM and EMME.
Should be able to perform model validation and calibration.
Should have in depth knowledge of traffic standards and guidelines in KSA.
Should contribute to project proposal.
Should have good knowledge of traffic engineering software’s such as Sidra, Synchro, HCS and VISSIM.
Prepare and review traffic signage and road marking plans and traffic diversion plans.
Maintains first level quality assurance to confirm that the installation of all work within his /her discipline is in accordance with the plans, specifications, and industry standards.
May have some interface with the client and upper level management.
Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.
Ability to communicate effectively, orally and in writing.
and review traffic reports including traffic impact studies, traffic impact assessments, traffic survey report, methodology report, trip generation calculations etc.
EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS
Bachelor’s/Master’s Degree in Transportation engineering from a recognized institution
Minimum 8+ postgraduate years of experience and a minimum of 5 years of major roads/transportation projects within the GCC
Excellent knowledge of traffic engineering software’s VISUM and EMME.
Prior experience working in Saudi Arabia is preferable.
Qualified professional who can manage and coordinate specialized activity, discipline or team of moderate size and complexity.
Requires excellent written and oral communication skills, with proficiency in using different traffic/transportation software.
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