• Temporary
  • Brampton
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Region of Peel

Planner

Public Works – Transportation

Contract Full-Time, Duration: 13 Months

The Role…..

Reporting to the Supervisor of Transportation System Planning you will analyze transportation data and assist the Principal Planners in developing transportation forecasts, conducting transportation analysis and carrying out transportation studies.

Responsibilities:

Maintain and update the Peel Travel Demand Forecasting Model, assist in model application to support planning studies and research and implement enhancements to the model
Prepare traffic forecasts for Regional/Municipal Class Environmental assessments for new roads and roads proposed to be widened
Research transportation data and trends using sources such as the Transportation Tomorrow Survey, the MTO Commercial Vehicle Survey and Cordon Count program
Participate with other GTA Regions and the University of Toronto Joint Program in Transportation with projects to analyze people and goods movement activity
Respond to written, telephone and counter requests for information from Regional departments, consultants, governmental and non-governmental agencies and the general public
Analyze specific components of Transportation Planning projects and representing the department on various committees
Other duties as assigned

Qualifications:

University degree in Engineering, Planning or related field
Master’s degree or further post-secondary education would be considered an asset
Minimum 3 years of experience in transportation planning environment
Knowledge of travel demand forecasting, transportation policy and analysis, transportation systems evaluation and long-range transportation network assessment
Excellent problem-solving, report writing and computer skills
Experience with transportation modeling and databases such as EMME and Dynameq
Ability to work in a multidisciplinary team setting using well-developed interpersonal, communications and analytical skills
Strong project and time management skills
Membership in PEO or OPPI/CIP would be considered an asset

Location: 10 Peel Centre Drive, Brampton, ON

Hours of Work: Contract Full-Time for a duration of 13 months, working 35 hours a week

If this opportunity matches your qualifications and experience, please apply online