Transportation Planning Intern
Round Rock, TX  / Austin, TX 
Posted 23 days ago
Job/Internship Description

About Us

At HDR, we specialize in engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services. While we are most well-known for adding beauty and structure to communities through high-performance buildings and smart infrastructure, we provide much more than that. We create an unshakable foundation for progress because our multidisciplinary teams also include scientists, economists, builders, analysts and artists. That's why we believe diversity is our greatest strength. HDR is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer.

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We believe that the way we work can add meaning and value to the world. That ideas inspire positive change. That coloring outside the lines can illuminate fresh perspectives. And that small details yield important realizations. Above all, we believe that collaboration is the best way forward.

Primary Responsibilities

In the role of Transportation Planning Intern, we'll count on you to:

  • Work closely with your supervisor and project managers to deliver a variety of transportation planning projects
  • Collect, assimilate project-related data under general supervision for transportation projects
  • Conduct technical analysis including but not limited to functional planning/design, multi-modal level of service analysis, geospatial analysis, and general data analysis
  • Develop graphical interpretation of complex data analyses using tools such as ArcGIS, Adobe Illustrator, and/or In-Design, etc.
  • Assist in preparation and participation of public information meetings and hearings.
  • Within a dynamic, team-focused environment, demonstrate a willingness to be flexible, collaborate, problem solve, innovate, and perform other duties as needed

Required Qualifications

* Must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program

* Attention to detail a must

* Must possess strong problem-solving and communication skills

* An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must

* Pursuing a degree in Planning, GIS, Geography, or closely related field

* Fluency with MS Office Suite (Excel, Word, Outlook, and PowerPoint)

* Experience in GIS software, geospatial analysis, and graphical interpretation of complex data into materials for public consumption

* Self-starter with great analytical, organizational, writing, and communication skills.

* Ability to work independently and as part of a team

* May require the ability to travel locally

Preferred Qualifications

* Prefer 2 years completed toward degree with 3.0+ GPA

* Demonstrated knowledge of software packages related to field of study/industry


At HDR, we know work isn't only about who you work for it's also about what you do and how you do it. Led by the strength of our values and a culture shaped by employee ownership, we network with each other, build on each other's contributions, and collaborate together to make great things possible. When you join HDR, we give you license to do the same. We help you take charge of your career, giving you multiple growth opportunities along the way.

Primary Location: United States-Texas-Round Rock
Other Locations: United States-Texas-Austin
Industry: Highway + Road
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Temporary
BusinessClass: Transportation Planning
Job Posting: Sep 29, 2022

At HDR, we are committed to the principles of employment equity.

USA: We are a Federal Contractor, Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider all qualified candidates regardless of minority, veteran, disability, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or any other status protected by law.

CANADA: We welcome applications from all qualified individuals.

AUSTRALIA: We consider all qualified candidates regardless of gender, ethnicity, country of birth, political or religious affiliation, health status, or any other status protected by law.

At HDR, health and safety matters.

For some positions, you may be required to provide drug and alcohol testing, before or during employment, based on our Drug Testing and Drug Free Workplace Policy.

If you are required to drive for us, we require a valid driver's license and compliance with our vehicle policy.


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As soon as possible
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