AIRPORT: We are currently looking for numerous Airport Planning Consultants with a blend of technical and business expertise to join a team of aviation consultants to assist the largest and fastest-growing airports. These roles are based in the USA. The Consultants are responsible for performing entry-level professional planning research, development, and implementation of aviation programs, projects and studies.
Collects data and performs research in support of airport planning studies.
Consults with fellow employees and senior staff concerning the compilation, interpretation, and presentation of research data for airport planning studies.
Prepares draft sections of reports and deliverables based on verbal and written input from others as well as individual efforts.
Assists in developing, formatting, publishing and distributing tables, charts, manuals and maps that deal with existing and proposed airport planning studies.
Provides advice, technical assistance and written recommendations on airport planning studies.
Develops and maintains electronic data sets, files, runs, and troubleshoots existing programs.
Responds to requests for data and information from internal staff and external clients, organizations, various agencies, and the public.
Performs related work as required.
Required Skills and Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree in a field that provides a strong foundation for aviation consulting, such as Engineering, Architecture, Planning, Flight Technology, Aviation Management, Mathematics, Statistics, Finance, or Economics.
Experience or working knowledge of AutoCAD.
Possesses a familiarity with the aviation industry or a desire to learn and grow in the aviation industry.
Excellent analytical skills.
Excellent verbal, interpersonal, and written communications skills.
High level of proficiency in Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint).
Preferred Skills and Technical Expertise:
Preferably 1-3 years of experience in airport planning or related field.
Master’s degree in a field that provides a strong foundation for aviation consulting, such as Engineering, Architecture, Planning, Flight Technology, Aviation Management, Mathematics, Statistics, Finance, Urban Planning, Environmental Studies or Economics.
Extensive knowledge of best practices, methods, and principles utilized in strategic planning, infrastructure and facilities planning, and operational research for airports
Ability to apply advanced professional knowledge of the principles of management, business, marketing and administration in directing, supervising, and coordinating large and complex airport planning projects.
Extensive knowledge of analytical techniques and related tools including statistical, spreadsheet, database, simulation, and spatial/graphical analysis applications (AutoCAD, REVIT, GIS, etc.).
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relations with senior executives and staff at client organizations.
Duration: 6 months +
Rate: Please quote your best day rate or expected salary.
Client will consider freelance or full time employees for this role.