Civil - Traffic Engineering, Civil - Transportation, Civil - Urban and Community Planning, Civil Engineering
Our Oakland team seeks a mid-level project manager focused on complex land use transportation projects and multimodal transportation planning. This position takes on TDM plans, specific and general plans, preparation of CEQA documents, and multimodal site plan review. The ideal candidate has experience with transportation analysis under CEQA, multimodal transportation planning, and the effects of land use projects on various travel modes.
At Fehr & Peers, our mid-level engineer and planner project managers build on an existing foundation of project management and technical skills, with an emphasis placed on rising to progressively higher levels of technical proficiency and greater degrees of management and leadership. Company-wide senior leaders and technical experts on the cutting edge of the industry support, mentor, and train the dedicated entry-level staff in our Oakland office.
Within a highly collaborative and supportive environment, our team partners with both public and private clients on a broad range of projects, so this position provides multiple avenues to broaden experiences and make a difference in communities. Our focus on work-life balance and minimal bureaucracy allows our team members flexibly around personal commitments, empowers them to do their best work, and supports them in building lasting relationships both within and outside of the company.
Manage projects, analyzing and solving complex land use transportation planning and engineering problems dealing with multiple travel modes
Communicate clearly and concisely, using strong writing and presentation skills
Use a variety of software programs effectively
Make timely and informed recommendations to various stakeholders, including managers, municipality staff, private developers, other consultants, decision-makers, and the general public
Work on a variety of projects, which may include campus plans, multimodal transportation impact studies, site plan reviews, transportation sections of CEQA documents, TDM plans, impact fee studies, and local and regional transportation plans
Contribute to company-wide land use transportation research efforts, such as improving VMT estimation methodologies, fine-tuning trip generation methodologies for mixed-use infill developments, quantifying effectiveness of TDM measures, etc.
Mentor and train colleagues while receiving mentorship from senior staff
Manage projects and develop high-quality internal and client relationships
Bachelor’s or master’s degree in transportation or civil engineering, urban and regional planning, or a related major (e.g., geography, math, statistics, economics)
5+ years of direct, relevant work experience in preparing transportation sections of CEQA documents and land use-transportation planning documents (e.g., general plans, specific plans, campus master plans)
Basic understanding of operations analysis (e.g., HCS, Synchro, VISSIM) and travel demand forecasting (e.g., Cube/Voyager, TransCAD, EMME)
Excellent technical writing and public speaking skills
Willingness to travel to other geographic markets as necessary
Professional license (highly preferred)
GIS experience (preferred)
Experience with project management and marketing (preferred)
About Fehr & Peers
Fehr & Peers has specialized in multimodal transportation planning and engineering work for public and private sector clients since 1985. Our commitment to the firm’s unique culture is unparalleled in our industry. Partnering with staff to create opportunities for personal development provides continuous career growth. We consistently seek and encourage feedback to identify areas for individual, team, and firm-wide improvement. Our robust, internally-funded research and development program enables us to develop new analytical methods and advance the state of the practice. We are very proud of the impact our commitment has had on the communities we have been fortunate to serve.