Requisition ID 13229BR
Job Title Planner 4-Freight/Passenger Rail
Location Missouri - Kansas City
Office Location Kansas City, MO
Why CDM Smith? CDM Smith provides lasting and integrated solutions in water, environment, transportation, energy and facilities to public and private clients worldwide. As a full-service consulting, engineering, construction, and operations firm, we deliver exceptional client service, quality results and enduring value across the entire project life cycle.
Job Description *This position has the flexibility to be based out of select CDM Smith offices located in the Midwest,Southeast and Midatlantic portions of the United States.
As a member of this team, you would contribute to CDM Smith''s mission by:
-Playing a key role in our Transportation planning group, working on projects related to freight and passenger rail planning and operations.
-Planning and conducting work requiring judgment in the independent evaluation, selection, and substantial adaptation/modification of standard techniques, procedures, and criteria.
-Independently planning, scheduling, conducting, or coordinating detailed phases of work in a part of a major planning project or in a total project of moderate scope.
-Assisting in the development of planning strategy and recommendations.
-Providing planning expertise when requested to project teams.
Minimum Qualifications A successful CDM Smith candidate will have:
-5 - 7 years previous experience (since Bachelor''s), previous rail planning experience.
-Bachelor''s degree in arts, planning, engineering, or a science required.
-Master''s degree in planning, engineering, science, or environmental management and/or AICP preferred.
-Prior freight planning and Statewide DOT planning experience preferred.
Assignment Category Fulltime-Regular
Amount of Travel Required 10%
EEO Statement We attract the best people in the industry, supporting their efforts to learn and grow. We strive to create a challenging and progressive work environment. We provide career opportunities that span a variety of disciplines and geographic locations, with projects that our employees plan, design, build and operate—as diverse as the needs of our clients. CDM Smith is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.