Principal Transportation Modeller

Beca in Melbourne

Melbourne, recently rated 2018’s happiest city in the world, boasts a diverse arts culture within a booming local economy. The region is popular with locals and tourists for amazing AFL matches, beautiful wineries and a number of famous laneways filled with colourful street art.

Over 200 people from ranging of technical disciplines work out of our growing Melbourne office, which has a depth of knowledge and social office culture that enables our people to operate at their best every day.

Transport and Infrastructure at Beca

Our Transport and Infrastructure work is at the heart of our business.  Developing and implementing solutions to complex problems, our team is helping to shape the world we live in across the Asia Pacific region – from highways to airports; from to bridges to tunnels.  We offer the opportunity to build a career path within a fascinating industry, in a business line that offers variety, challenge and tremendous growth potential.

We embrace the fact that people are our greatest asset.  It’s our people that set us apart, and who our clients keep coming back to. Passionate about what we do and the culture we have developed, we believe that key to our success is the teamwork and collaboration fostered, not only within Transport and Infrastructure but right across the Beca Group.  It’s this culture that allows us to deliver excellence in technical delivery, client service and innovation in all that we do.

With the strong focus we have on our people, we are happy to discuss different flexible work arrangements for this opportunity.

The opportunity

We are looking for a Principal level Transportation Planner & Modeller to join our busy and vibrant Melbourne team.  You will be responsible for all transport modelling and for building a team to provide integrated land use and transport advice including writing plans and business cases.  The modelling work is primarily strategic modelling, but also mesoscopic and microscopic modelling.  You will be proficient with leading transport modelling software packages such as EMME for strategic modelling and Aimsun for meso and microscopic modelling.  Your previous experience will enable you to communicate those models and interpretations to clients and team members alike.

This will be a dynamic and fast-paced working environment and you will need to have well developed consulting skills, with an ability to liaise directly with client contacts.

About you

To be considered for this opportunity you need:

  • An appropriate tertiary qualification aligned to Transport Modelling & Planning
  • Recent Integrated land/transport and strategic urban planning experience at a senior level
  • Demonstrated ability to build a team
  • Exceptional communication skills with an ability to build relationships both externally and internally
  • Proven Business case writing skills
  • A positive tenacious attitude with an ability to make things happen and embody our company purpose to ‘Make Everyday Better”


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We will not be accepting agency candidates for this positon – direct applications only.

Beca prides itself on supporting a diverse and inclusive culture – open to inputs from creative people of all genders, ethnicity, identity, thought and experiences.

We look forward to receiving your application!