Aviation Planner / Engineer Jobs in New York City – New York – USA at Michael Baker International

Title: Aviation Planner / Engineer

Company: Michael Baker International

Location: New York City – New York – USA

Type: Full Time

Category: Airport/Airline, Engineering


Supported by more than 3,000 employees in nearly 100 locations across the United States, we provide a full continuum of engineering and consulting services, including design, planning, architectural, environmental, construction and program management. Our clients include U.S. federal, state and municipal governments, foreign allied governments, and a wide range of commercial clients. Michael Baker is committed to delivering a standard of excellence that fosters a culture of innovation, collaboration and technological advancement to help solve our clients’ complex challenges.


From airport master plan development to new runway design, Michael Baker International knows the business of airports – from the smallest general aviation facilities to the busiest international airports in the world. For more than 80 years, we have provided planning, design, and construction services to airports worldwide, serving as an on-call “extension of staff” to many of our aviation clients. Michael Baker’s award-winning personnel have a reputation for taking their understanding of the local airport community / environment and incorporating related elements into their designs and plans. Knowing that airports are a key economic driver and source of pride for the geographic areas they serve, we proudly perform as partners in more than facilities and other infrastructure. We partner in success.


Michael Baker International is seeking a Aviation Planner / Engineer to join our team. The successful candidate will manage as well as execute aviation planning documents for general aviation and commercial service airports. Planning documents may include but are not limited to: airport master plans, airport layout plans, exhibit “A” property maps, creation of alternatives and design standards for environmental assessments, site selection studies, aeronautical surveys, instrument approach feasibility studies, safety and security analysis, justification analyses, and benefit cost analysis studies.

Produce airport master planning, system planning, airfield planning, terminal planning, airspace planning, and environmental studies

Prepare technical presentations, reports, scopes of work, budgets, and schedules for airport planning studies

Successfully apply FAA/ICAO/IATA criteria and regulations to effectively communicate and collaborate with project team and clients

Develop, elaborate, and evaluate planning concept alternatives for major elements of airport infrastructure including airfield, passenger terminal, landside access, cargo, and support areas

Work on several projects or issues concurrently

Participate in public meetings, public hearings, agency meetings, and coordinate with airport users

Assist with business development and proposal preparation

Job Requirements:


Bachelor’s Degree in Aviation Management, Aeronautical Science, Engineering or Planning

Minimum 5-10 years of aviation engineering or planning experience at regional and commercial service airports

Strong analytical, organizational, and communications skills are required for our fast-paced environment

Knowledgeable with FAA Advisory circulars and orders that pertain to airport planning and design

Proficiency with AutoCAD, GIS, Airport GIS and Microsoft Office Suite

Ability to travel between various Michael Baker offices and/or client locations in the Northeast

Professional certification…


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