Name of Employer: NC Capital Area MPO
Employer Website: www.campo-nc.us
Job title: MPO Transportation Planner
Job Details / Description
CAMPO is seeking a highly motivated and experienced transportation planning professional to join our team. This position is responsible for completing various transportation projects resulting in short and long range transportation studies, assisting with travel forecasting, traffic and transit analysis, sub-area studies and other regional planning efforts. Applications being accepted through February 9, 2018. This is a repost; previous applicants need not apply. Anticipated starting salary range: $60,000 – $70,000.
Job Candidate Qualifications
Preferred candidates will have 6+ years of applicable planning experience. Knowledge of MPO planning processes, involvement in air quality planning and transportation conformity process, knowledge of FHWA and FTA requirements as related to MPO planning activities, and experience with ArcGIS and TransCAD is preferred.
Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
Considerable knowledge of the principles and practices of urban and regional transportation planning, and of federal and state transportation planning policy and requirements.
Experience with transportation system and project evaluation, as well as impact assessment and community engagement is desirable.
Experience with freight, corridor, complete streets, transit and multi-modal planning, as well as familiarity with transportation prioritization and programming is highly desirable. AICP desirable.