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HNTB Aviation Planner - Mid Level in Oakland, California

What We're Looking For

It is an exciting time to join HNTB’s aviation planning practice! We are looking for a highly motivated candidate with excellent analytical and communication skills and a passion for aviation to help deliver our large portfolio of aviation planning projects at the nation’s largest and most exciting airports. The successful candidate will have experience in one or more of the following aviation planning disciplines: landside, terminal, airside, economics, or environmental. The position will be located in one of our primary aviation planning offices in Oakland, CA; Minneapolis, MN; Arlington, VA; Boston, MA; or Portland, ME.

Primary Focus Will Include:

  • Conducts field surveys, investigations, and collects data in support of airport planning studies.

  • Conducts independent and group research as needed.

  • Performs capacity analyses for airport facilities.

  • Prepares a wide array of AutoCAD and ArcGIS drawings.

  • Develops narrative reports for airport planning studies.

  • Programs, calibrates, and runs simulation models.

  • Highly responsive to client requests.

  • Assists with the preparation of stakeholder and public presentations.

  • Helps build client relationships

  • Airfield and terminal simulation

Preferred Qualifications and Skills:

  • Bachelor's/Master's Degree in Aviation Management, Urban Planning, Civil Engineering, Architecture, or related field and 5 years of experience.

  • Previous airport planning experience.

  • Strong understanding of the aviation industry.

  • Excellent graphic skills.



What You'll Need

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Research data sources, gathers data, and conducts analysis of data for use in projects.

  • Identifies planning and analysis strategies using tools such as GIS, traffic, or safety software to manipulate data, assess scenarios, and perform project analysis.

  • Investigates, evaluates, and provides recommendations on planning processes and technical solutions that best meet the project needs.

  • Leads aspects of internal and external coordination with project team members, including other discipline areas involved with the project.

  • Participates in client meetings and interactions.

  • Leads preparation of maps, exhibits, and presentation materials for projects.

  • Conducts or directs research on issues, policies, and concepts pertaining to planning, and formulates recommendations.

  • Participates in the development of conceptual planning alternatives for urban and transportation planning projects

  • Writes major sections of and leads production of plans, studies, reports, and environmental documents for transportation and infrastructure projects.

  • Participates in public process and stakeholder facilitation.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Urban Planning, Geography, Engineering, or related field and 4 years related professional experience

  • Master's Degree in Urban Planning, Geography, Engineering, or related field and 3 years of relevant experience

Additional Information

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Arlington, VA (Alexandria), Boston, MA, Golden Valley, MN (Minneapolis), Oakland, CA, South Portland, ME (Portland)








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Job Type: Regular

Full/Part Time: Full time

Job Category: Planning Group

ReqID: R-11642