Nelson\Nygaard Consulting Associates is seeking a highly organized, independent, and motivated junior transportation planner (Associate I) for its Seattle office to primarily support the firm’s nationally recognized practice in transit and multimodal planning
for livable communities. A strong interest and some background in developing the transportation aspects of livable communities is a must.
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.
Junior Associate responsibilities primarily focus on planning for municipalities, agencies, universities, and private clients and include research, data collection, spreadsheet analysis, mapping, writing and editing reports, development of outreach materials,
and potentially some minor business development tasks. Candidates must be willing to travel and must have a valid driver’s license.
The ideal candidate would be someone who:
Above all, we are looking for someone who has a passion for sustainable transportation planning, is a strong communicator (oral, written, and visual), has great analytical skills, and is interested in making communities better for our clients and their constituents.
Potential candidates must demonstrate:
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 must submit a cover letter, resume and work samples (no larger than 4MB). No phone calls, please.
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