Urban Transport Specialist/ Sr. Urban Transport Specialist

at Directorate of Urban Land Transport (DULT)
Location Bengaluru, India
Date Posted June 19, 2020
Category Transportation Planning
Job Type Contract
Estimated Salary or Stipend Non-Disclosed
Salary Currency INR
Experience Requirement  10+ years of relevant full-time work experience in planning / designing /implementation/ researching urban transport systems;  Atleast 3 years’ experience in leading and strategic development of complex projects and processes;  Should demonstrate progressive experience of handling complex urban transport solutions;  Strong ability to employ qualitative and quantitative analytical methods relevant of urban transport; familiarity with statistical analysis of urban transport data, micro & macro simulation modelling and geographic information systems is essential;  Experience in working with public sector organisations and government agencies is desirable;  Ability to present complex information in a clear and concise manner, with excellent demonstrated skills in English;  Proficiency in Kannada will be a strong added advantage;

Description

DULT is looking for a highly qualified and motivated person to work on sustainable urban transport
projects like promotion of non-motorized transport, various scales of public transport systems,
develop multi-modal integration solutions, plan for implementation of demand management
measures, etc. This is an exciting and challenging opportunity to impact the quality of transportation
in various cities of Karnataka.

Positon: Urban Transport Specialist with 10+ years relevant experience; Sr. Urban Transport Specialist with 15+ years relevant experience.

Duration: Position is of three year’s duration (with possibility for extension for well performing employees)

Other requirements: Need to possess a valid driver license (non-commercial) for traveling within
headquarters.

Duties and responsibilities

 Develop strategies, policy and plans to promote non-motorized transport in urban areas
 Analyse appropriateness of public transport systems for various cities (tier-I, II & II) and develop strategies for implementation and promotion of public transport systems in those cities
 Conduct high quality research to inform planning and project development through best practices for NMT, public transport, shared mobility (mobility-as-a-service), multi-modal integration and demand management
 Design and manage projects from the preparatory phase to data collection to the on-ground implementation to delivery, with adherence to timelines and attention to quality of output
 Liaise with other departments and government bodies at the city level
 Prepare technical articles, policy analysis notes, research reports, presentations, other knowledge products and documentation material
 Support the development of technical frameworks and templates for instituting due processes for optimisation of day-to-day operations
 Coordinate with NGOs, research institutes, consultants for oversight of quality and timely completion of deliverables
 Convene experts and stakeholders from different organisations and sectors of expertise to develop holistic planning processes and to fortify cross-sectoral collaboration
 Explore innovative opportunities and provide insights on areas for action, future projects, opportunities and challenges in urban transport domain
 Travel within the state for site visits, meeting and consultations as and when needed

Education Requirements

Master’s degree or above in Transportation Engineering / Transportation Planning/ Urban
Planning with specialisation in Transport Planning / Economics with specialization in Transport
Economics, or equivalent

How to apply

Candidates are required to fill the application form (downloadable from DULT website) and submit
the filled application with copies of relevant documents to [email protected] with subject line
as "Application for the Post of Urban Transport Specialist/ Sr. Urban Transport Specialist".
Last date for receiving the applications is 17.07.2020, 6.00PM.

Job Location Street Address

DULT Office, Shantinagar

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