Junior Aviation Planner (Texas Residents Only)

Added: April 17, 2024


Woolpert, Inc. is a cutting-edge national architecture, engineering and geospatial (AEG) firm that delivers value to clients by blending site and architectural design excellence with innovative technology and geospatial applications. Woolpert is certified as an Employer of Choice by Great Place To Work®. We believe great companies are built from exceptional people and amazing clients.

Candidate may be remote, but must reside in Texas.


  • Assist Project Managers on a wide range of planning tasks
  • On behalf of Project Managers, participate in project deliveries for the FAA, state agencies, airports, and other clients
  • Be actively engaged in the technical development of Planning deliverables
  • Ability to develop Airport Layout Plan per Current FAA SOP
  • Ability to author Airport Master Plan per Current FAA SOP
  • Performs routine technical work which does not require previous experience
  • Assists in the development of planning studies and reports including initial drafting of work products
  • Performs research, collects data and gathers information or documents
  • Performs standard computations or analysis
  • Assists in the preparation of project documents of various types including narrative reports and other project documents, as necessary
  • Assists in the preparation of drawings, maps and other visual aids within CAD, GIS and/or other graphical delivery platform
  • Other duties as assigned by management.


  • Bachelor Degree in Planning, Civil Engineering, Aviation Administration or Aviation Management
  • Knowledgeable of FAA Advisory Circulars, State Aviation DOTs, and/or have demonstrated experience in airport planning
  • Work experience and relationships with airports, the FAA, and the consulting community is strongly preferred but not required
  • Prior experience working in a consulting environment is desirable but not required
  • Ability to communicate effectively, productively; both internal and external to the company.
  • Ability and discipline to focus on detail
  • Ability to work effectively both independently, and in a team environment with other planners, engineers, technicians or administrative staff, as needed.
  • Creative problem solving skills to gather relevant information to solve both unique and well defined planning problems.
  • Ability to work on several projects and issues simultaneously.
  • Ability to create graphic designs, development strategies, and render plans via sketches and/or computer graphics.
  • Have the ability to work independently.
  • Ability to prepare and present technical reports and be knowledgeable of current planning issues and trends.
  • Must be able to travel to airports and meet airport sponsors to discuss project solutions.

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