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9 months ago
Location: London
Job type: Permanent
Category: Planning Jobs
Airport Planner (LON0000OU)

Primary Location
: United Kingdom-London-London

: Airport Planning

Job Posting
: 19-Feb-19

Arup is an independent firm of designers, planners, engineers, consultants and technical specialists offering a broad range of professional services. Through our work, we make a positive difference in the world. Arup has been involved in aviation development for more than 50 years, working on a wide range of assignments at over 100 airports worldwide. Through strong internal networks we benchmark and share the learning from our aviation and other sector experience to deliver better solutions for our clients.

The successful candidate will take responsibility within the Airport Development team for tasks relating to some or all of the following:

• Airfield and Terminal Simulation

• Demand/capacity analysis

• Facilities programming

• Baggage Facility Requirements

• Airport master planning and Terminal planning

• Airport Due Diligence

Whether working for small regional airports or the world’s largest hubs, we apply the same high calibre of analysis, creativity and strategic thinking, focused on understanding and serving our clients’ needs.

The Role

As an Airport Planner with us, you will be expected to undertake the following tasks in this role -

• Undertaking Demand/Capacity Analysis

• Developing terminal facility requirements

• Developing baggage facility requirements

• Participating in and driving the development of simulation models (terminal and/or airfield)

• Management of airport planning tasks and small projects

• Client interface; representing Arup at internal and external meetings

Essential Experience

• Educated to degree level in aviation related subject (preferably post-graduate degree)

• 2-5 years relevant airport planning experience in all or some of the following areas; terminal simulation, airfield simulation, terminal and airfield facilities planning

• Experienced user of Office Microsoft packages, especially good excel skills

• Strong and proven track record of delivering robust and high quality analytical work

• Experienced user of airport simulation tools (ideally CAST user, CAST Terminal, and/or CAST Aircraft)

• Experience of managing tasks, people and small projects

• Fluent in English (both writing and speaking)

• Excellent understanding of ICAO, EASA and IATA standards and recommended practices is required including experience in their interpretation.

Essential Skills

• Ability to contribute well in a team environment

• High level of initiative, drive and integrity

• Good organisational skills

• Ability to consistently meet deadlines

• Strong analytical approach

• Excellent communication/ presentational skills

• Attention to detail

• Ability to solve problems in small teams

• Experience in airfield and/or terminal operations

• Knowledge of other languages

• GIS knowledge and/or other graphical software

Reward and Benefits

We offer a competitive salary at all levels, and one of the best benefits packages in our sector. Core benefits include cover under the UK Healthcare Plan (private medical insurance), Life Assurance, Accident Insurance, and Income Protection (long term disability) cover. Core benefits are funded by us and made available to all permanent staff in order to support and safeguard your financial, physical and mental wellbeing. You will also have access to a grade related Flexible Benefits Fund which you can choose to take as extra cash, or spend on a wide range of Choice Benefits to help you with your work/life balance. In addition all permanent employees are eligible for the Global Profit Share scheme. Subject to scheme rules employees can receive two Profit Share payments per year, which are dependent on the firm’s financial performance.

Closing date for applications - 21st March

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