Transport Planner Position

Dillon is a well-established, employee-owned professional consulting firm operating across Canada and internationally. We offer a wide range of consulting and design services related to facilities, the environment, community development and infrastructure.

We are currently seeking candidates for the position of Junior Transit/Multi-Modal Transportation Planner in our Toronto office.


  •  Contributions to a variety of multi-disciplinary transportation studies, traffic engineering studies and GIS mapping across the company
  •  Support for the development of proposals and other marketing and administrative efforts
  •  Attend meetings and liaise with various private and public sector clients and sub-consultants
  •  Contributions to Dillon’s office culture and corporate profile through active participation in professional associations and committees
  •  Some travel may be required.
  •      Completion of projects and team activities related to transit and multi-modal transportation planning projects across the company


  •  A minimum of 0 to 2 years’ relevant work experience (previous experience in a professional work environment would be an asset)
  •  Demonstrated abilities in use of GIS software (ArcView GIS)
  •  Proficient use of Microsoft Excel, including some basic programing skills
  •  Demonstrated abilities in multidisciplinary project teamwork and coordination
  •  Strong communication, report writing, organization and interpersonal skills
  •      A degree in urban planning, civil engineering or equivalent; a Master’s Degree would be an asset

Interests and Experience:

  •      The qualified candidate should be able to demonstrate a strong interest and knowledge in some or all of the following:
  •  Strategic transit planning and operations studies
  •  Integrated mobility / transportation policy development
  •  Accessibility studies addressing the needs of persons with disabilities
  •  Mobility hub studies
  •  Ridership forecasting
  •  Rapid transit corridor reviews
  •  Public and agency consultation activities, including public Open Houses/Information Centres, and the development of newsletters and project websites

Strengths/ Personal Attributes for Preferred Candidate:

  •  Committed to success through personal development and team advancement
  •  Passionate about issues facing urban transportation
  •  Strong writer – able to write clearly and concisely for a variety of audiences
  •  Strong interest in the business aspects of planning and engineering consulting
  •      Able to think/ visualize, long range implications of decisions and analysis results

Dillon offers competitive salaries, health benefits and a generous retirement savings plan.

Please reply providing a cover letter and resume of education and experience to:

Recruitment and Employee Relations Manager Dillon Consulting Limited 800-235 Yorkland Blvd., Toronto, ON, M2J 4Y8 Fax: 416-229-4692