Website Nelson / Nygaard

Junior Associate responsibilities primarily focus on planning for municipalities, agencies, universities, and private clients and include research, data collection, spreadsheet analysis, mapping, writing and editing reports, developing outreach materials, and supporting minor business development tasks. Candidates must be willing to travel to a variety of communities and locations.

The successful applicant will primarily work with NelsonNygaard’s Los Angeles office, as well as with staff in offices throughout the country. Associates will be given the opportunity to support day-to-day planning on projects in multiple sectors including:

-Active Transportation: bicycle and pedestrian master plans, corridor and intersection safety improvement plans, Safes -Routes to School implementation, and support of slow streets and tactile pop-up events.
-Cities and Streets: citywide mobility plans, regional long-range transportation plans, specific plans and general plan updates, and complete street design guidelines.
-Transit: performance audits and comprehensive operational analyses, funding plans, transit pass programs, and program monitoring.
-Parking and Transportation Demand Management (TDM): municipal parking plans, travel demand forecasting, curb management studies, campus master plans, and trip reduction strategies for public agencies, major employers, universities, and proposed developments.
-Emerging Mobility: shared mobility policy and program evaluation, community needs assessment, transportation technology assessments, mobility hubs planning and design, and big data analytics and dashboard development.

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