City-County Planner/Transportation – Sumter, SC | 6.26.18

Name of Employer: Sumter of City Planning Department

Employer Website:

Sumter, SC

Job title: City-County Planner/Transportation

Job Details / Description

Expected to advance the department’s mission through zoning administration, commercial development coordination, permitting, development review, comprehensive planning, transportation planning, analysis, research, reporting and presentations; supports all City and County Councils, Boards and Commissions. Must possess a strong ability to write, think creatively, analyze, and to offer alternative viewpoints and opinions.  Must be customer service oriented.

Transportation duties include: managing all MPO responsibilities; performing various related transportation planning activities including performing all traffic studies, preparing traffic improvement plans, preparing annual transportation elements for Sumter Urban Area Transpiration Study (SUATS) plan, coordinating SUATS meetings, preparing quarterly reports; and coordination with FHWA and SCDOT entities.

The hiring range is $40,000-$60,000, depending on qualifications.

Job Candidate Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in Planning or related field along with three years of demonstrated local government land use experience or equivalent.  A Master’s degree in Planning or related field and at least five years of experience with demonstrated local government land use planning project management is preferred.

How to Apply: E-mail resume with cover letter and application from to:

George McGregor, Planning Director


Posted on

June 26, 2018