Nelson\Nygaard Consulting Associates is seeking a highly organized, independent, and motivated senior-level staff member for our nationally recognized multimodal planning practice in the New York City office. This is an outstanding opportunity for the right
person to become involved in supporting and growing our leading work in developing transportation systems for vibrant, livable communities in New York and around the country. The right person will be able to develop and provide integrated, creative, actionable
solutions in keeping with Nelson\Nygaard’s current work, which further emphasizes creative and innovative community involvement.
Nelson\Nygaard develops sustainable transportation solutions for people. Our work emphasizes creative, innovative transportation planning and community involvement, often within a wider set of goals such as economic development and reduced dependence on
the private automobile. Nelson\Nygaard offers a dynamic and self-directed work environment that is fast-paced, congenial, and supportive. This is your opportunity to work with one of the most innovative groups of planners and engineers in the United States,
including highly talented junior and support staff. Our office culture is built upon diversity and creativity.
In this position, the successful candidate will be expected to manage tasks and entire projects, often with the involvement and guidance of a Principal. Work will include responsibility for client communication, overall task or project management, determining
and managing analytical tasks, client communication, public presentation and other skills as necessary. The successful candidate is expected to lead proposals, and be responsible for overall business development targets. Providing guidance and oversight to
junior staff is a must. Your projects may be located anywhere throughout the United States, and thus a willingness and desire to travel is essential. You will work closely with Nelson\Nygaard’s senior and junior staff in the New York City office, and also
with staff in our other offices throughout the country.
The ideal candidate should have a broad range of transportation and urban planning experience, preferably with a focus on transit operations and planning. A candidate should be able to demonstrate significant expertise in at least five (5) of the following
Successful applicants will be expected to:
At a minimum, the candidate should meet the following qualifications:
We are looking for someone who can begin immediately.
Salary and Benefits
The annual salary range equivalent for this position is industry competitive, depending on qualifications and years of experience. Benefits include medical, dental and vision insurance, pre-tax transit or bicycling benefit, a 401k program, life insurance
and paid time off.
Nelson\Nygaard Consulting Associates, Inc. is an equal employment opportunity affirmative action employer.
To apply, please click on the link 'Apply Online' below. Qualified and interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume and work samples (no larger than 4MB). No phone calls, please.
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