Experience:
No experience
Employment Type:
Intern/Co-op
Posted:
7/10/2019
Job Category:
Transportation
Transportation Planning Intern
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Jacobs Engineering | Portland, OR
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Job Description

Are you interested in transit, active transportation and innovative transportation planning and design projects? Jacobs encourages you to apply to join our transportation planning team as a part-time intern to support our planners, project managers and designers on research, public involvement, mapping/spatial analysis and writing. The intern will work on a wide range of projects, supporting the project team in delivering high-quality plans and products. The intern will work under the direction of project team members to learn skills, gain experience, and contribute to a range of projects.

In this role, you will have the chance to work on long range transportation planning projects that include active transportation, transit corridor planning, transportation system plans, public involvement support, and transportation policy for clients in Portland and across the Pacific Northwest. Consulting involves working on many different types of projects and the ideal candidate would have an interest in participating in and working on a variety of types of transportation projects.

* Enrolled in a Master's of Urban and Regional Planning Program from an Accredited College or University
* 1-4 years of experience in an office setting or in a similar work environment preferred
* Knowledge of basic transportation planning concepts, including land use, economic development, community development, and environmental planning, with demonstrated understanding of Oregon-specific transportation policy and planning
* Strong writing skills
* Awareness about equity issues, environmental justice, and public involvement
* Technical Proficiency: Working knowledge of mapping applications (ArcGIS, Google Earth), graphic production/design tools (Adobe Suite), and Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)

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About Jacobs Engineering

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. is engaged in providing a range of technical, professional, and construction services to a number of industrial, commercial, and governmental clients globally. The Company provides four categories of services: project services, which include engineering, design, architectural, and similar services; process, scientific, and systems consulting services, which includes services performed in connection with a range of scientific testing, analysis, and consulting activities; construction services, which encompasses traditional field construction services, as well as modular construction activities, and includes direct-hire construction and construction management services, and operations and maintenance services, which includes services performed in connection with operating large, complex facilities on behalf of clients, as well as services involving process plant maintenance. (Source: 10-K)