Transport Engineer

Transport Engineers plan and develop transport systems to improve infrastructure efficiency and the cost effectiveness of moving people and freight.
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    Overview

    Transport Engineers plan and develop transport systems to improve infrastructure efficiency and the cost effectiveness of moving people and freight.

    Day-to-day

    • assesses present and future travel flow patterns taking into account population increases and needs changes
    • designs the physical aspects of transportation systems such as highways, railroads, urban transit, air transportation, logistical supply systems and their terminals.

    Considerations

    • Requires driving
    • Working outdoors

    To become a Transport Engineer

    • You need a bachelor degree in civil engineering to work as a Transport Engineer. Postgraduate studies may also be useful.

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    • Registration may be required in some states and territories. In addition, Engineers Australia has a non-compulsory National Engineering Register.

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