Job ID: 38569
Department: Planning & Regional Dev
Location: 4 World Trade Center
The Planning and Regional Development Department provides strategic insight to executive management, with an emphasis on issues of regional importance that involve multiple departments and other federal, state or local government agencies. The Department produces studies, provides technical analysis (traffic modeling, economic impact, economic forecasting, cost benefit, risk assessment), and is the lead on a select few development projects where its expertise can enhance performance.
In particular, the Economics unit develops econometric activity forecasts for all line departments, economic impact assessments of major capital projects, regional cost benefit analyses, and monitors the economic, transportation and socio-economic trends in the Port District.
The department is looking for a junior to mid-level Economist/Economic Analyst with 1–5 years of experience conducting economic analysis and display an aptitude to work independently. The successful candidate will conduct studies related to regional economics and economic development, transportation policy, land use analysis, financial analysis, and related areas.
The successful candidate will:
Candidates must present the following qualifications to be considered eligible for this position:
Compensation & Benefits
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey offers a competitive salary, an outstanding benefits package and a professional environment that supports development and recognizes achievement.
How To Apply
Interested candidates should apply to this job by clicking on the Apply Now button and submitting a combined cover letter and resume. The Port Authority of NY & NJ welcomes veteran and military spouse applications.
Only applicants under consideration will be contacted.
About The Port Authority
Founded in 1921, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey builds, operates, and maintains many of the most important transportation and trade infrastructure assets in the country. The agency's network of aviation, ground, rail, and seaport facilities is among the busiest in the country, supports more than 550,000 regional jobs, and generates more than $23 billion in annual wages and $80 billion in annual economic activity. The Port Authority also owns and manages the 16-acre World Trade Center site, where the 1,776-foot-tall One World Trade Center is now the tallest skyscraper in the Western Hemisphere.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey/Port Authority Trans-Hudson (PATH) is an Equal Opportunity Employer.