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Airport Planner IV

at AECOM National Security Programs

Posted: 7/11/2018
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 1267633

Job Description

Requisition/Vacancy No.

Job Category

Job Summary
AECOM is actively seeking a highly talented and hardworking Airport Planner for immediate employment in the Philadelphia, PA office. This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to grow their career and contribute to an amazing company. The incumbent can look forward to a variety of exciting projects including: airspace, airside, terminal, landside, and environmental components contributing to both the immediate development needs of an airport (such as terminal gate modifications) to long range master planning.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
  • Preparing planning exhibits using AutoCAD, GIS, Google sketchup, Adobe Suites, and other programs
  • Assessing aircraft gate positions using Aviplan
  • Analyzing airspace surfaces and obstructions for impacts using GIS, CAD, and other analytical tools
  • Preparing airport layout plans under the supervision using AutoCAD
  • General data gathering, research, analysis, and exhibit development
  • CAD and GIS application usage
  • Technical report writing
  • Participating in meetings as required

Business Line

Position Title
Airport Planner IV

Position Status

What We Offer
AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

At AECOM, employee’s safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM’s Safety for Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees

Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Minimum Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in related field
  • 8+ years of airport planning experience
  • Advanced proficiency in AutoCAD
  • Possess well developed technical writing and communication skills

Preferred Qualifications
  • 15+ years of experience
  • Demonstrated industry-specific experience and knowledge pertaining to aircraft gate parking
  • ALP preparation
  • Experience using GIS, Sketchup, InDesign, and/or Illustrator
  • Ability to apply higher-end spreadsheet functionality and analytic techniques
  • Be able to demonstrate knowledge of common FAA Advisory Circulars pertaining to airport planning, airport capital improvement planning, and environmental planning processes
  • Working knowledge of common aviation simulator tools

Business Group
Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)


United States of America

USA - Pennsylvania