Nelson\Nygaard Consulting Associates is seeking a highly organized, independent, and motivated Senior Associate for our nationally recognized multimodal, smart parking, and transportation demand management practice in the Boston office. This is an outstanding
opportunity for the right person to become involved in developing transportation systems for vibrant, livable communities on the east coast 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.
We are seeking an individual with at least six (6) years of experience and a strong interest in the above areas. Experience working on projects in the Northeast and Boston region are a plus.
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. Our office culture is built upon diversity and creativity.
This is your opportunity to work with one of the most innovative groups of planners and engineers in the United States, including the highly talented junior and support staff in our Boston office.
In this position, the successful candidate will be expected to serve as Deputy Project Manager and Task Leader for larger projects and Project Manager for small to mid-sized projects, often with the involvement and guidance of other principals.
The successful candidate is expected to contribute to and eventually lead proposals, be responsible for overall business development targets, and provide guidance and oversight to junior staff.
While most of the work will focus on projects in the New England and Mid-Atlantic region, your projects may be located anywhere throughout the United States, and thus a willingness and desire to travel is essential. You will also work closely with senior
and junior staff from other Nelson\Nygaard offices throughout the country.
Qualifications and Requirements
The ideal candidate should have a broad range of transportation and urban planning experience, preferably with a focus on multimodal planning and design, smart parking strategies, and transportation demand management. A candidate should be able to demonstrate
significant expertise in at least five (5) of the following areas:
Multimodal & Mobility Strategies
Parking Policy and Management
Transportation master planning
Smart parking regulations
Site mobility planning
Parking needs and requirements
Station area planning
Alternatives to building more parking
Campus transportation planning
TDM strategies linked to parking
Planning for shuttles/circulators
CO2 Reductions and Carbon Offset
Transit demand management (TDM)
VMT Reduction Strategies
Sales tax expenditure planning
"Green" transit / taxi studies
TDM strategies linked to greening
The ideal candidate will also have experience with advanced geospatial analysis and database management (GIS, Excel, Access), and advanced graphics communications (InDesign, Illustrator, SketchUp, Photoshop, CAD). Fluency in computer traffic modeling (Synchro,
VISSIM, TransCAD) is a plus.
Successful applicants will be expected to:
At a minimum, the candidate should meet the following qualifications:
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 resume and work samples (no larger than 4MB). No phone calls, please.
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