Senior Airport Planner - Denver International Airport
City and County of Denver
February 14, 2018
Denver International Airport
67740.00 - 108384.00
Full Time - Experienced
4 Year Degree
Airside Planner– Performs aviation planning including developing the vision and implementation for DEN growth; analyses of trends and forecasting; ensuring compliance with FAA standards and regulations; coordination with stakeholders, to include, airlines, FAA, DEN Airport Operations; aircraft gate layout and expansion options; airfield and airspace optimization and simulations; facility development; construction phasing and alternative scenarios; problem recognition and solutions; coordination with airside project management teams to identifying project adjacencies to lessen impact on operations.
Landside Planner – Performs landside planning studies and analyses including compatible land use; Transit Oriented Development (TOD); infrastructure development; transportation related trending and forecasting; transportation planning (roadway and transit); rental car facility planning; site selection; landside facility requirements; FAA aviation impact analyses; extensive coordination with surrounding jurisdictions and other agencies to ensure compatible land uses vis-à-vis aircraft noise and FAR Part 77 height restrictions; provides agency referral development reviews; urban planning and design; alternative scenario development.
We are looking for a high energy, resourceful, self-starter who can juggle multiple priorities in a fast-paced aviation environment. The ideal candidate will work well in a diverse team, be open to new and exciting technologies, while working on major projects at one of the world's busiest airports. You will need to be a savvy user of AutoCAD, ArcGIS, and other planning technologies.
Our ideal candidate will also have the following:
Three (3) years of professional experience in airport planning
Master's Degree in City or Regional Planning, Aviation, Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Engineering or a directly related degree
Understanding of FAA or FHWA/CDOT regulations and transportation standards/regulations and their impact on airport projects
Knowledge of various FAA mandated projects, including Airports Geographic Information System (AGIS)
Experience working with an Airport Layout Plan
Knowledge of aircraft design, layout and specifications (Airside Planner)
General background in understanding cartography and coordinate projections
Professional experience with the following software:
AutoCAD MAP and Civil 3D
Simtra PathPlanner or Aeroturn (Airside Planner)
We realize your time is valuable, so please do not apply unless you have the following minimum qualifications:
Master's Degree in City or Regional Planning, Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Engineering, or a directly related degree.
Three years of professional experience in city or regional planning. (Some positions may require experience in a specific planning area.)
A combination of appropriate education and experience may be substituted for the minimum education and experience requirements.
By position, requires a Class R Driver's License at the time of application.
About City and County of Denver
DEN is more than a world–class airport; it is the 17th-busiest airport in the world and the fifth-busiest airport in the United States, serving more than 54 million passengers each year. DEN is one of the busiest airline hubs in the world's largest aviation market, and the airport is the primary economic engine for the state of Colorado, generating more than $26 billion for the region annually. Spanning more than 53 square miles, DEN is the largest and newest commercial airport in the United States. The airport also includes the Westin Denver International Airport, an on-site hotel and conference center located just steps from the iconic Jeppesen Terminal. The base of the hotel features a rail station that connects the airport with Denver Union Station via the University of Colorado A Line commuter rail service (beginning April 22, 2016). DEN has the capacity to double in size and is well positioned for future growth as a global gateway to the Rocky Mountain Region and a key link for products and people throughout the world.
At DEN, the core values of the organization are transparency, collaboration, mutual respect and support, diversity, integrity, trust and organizational exce...llence. The successful candidate must demonstrate that these are the core operating principles upon which they have based their career. Join the team at DEN and be part of the future for the world's most exciting and forward-thinking airport. Learn more about DEN at www.flydenver.com.