Senior Regional Transportation Planner – Kernersville, NC | 2.10.18

Name of Employer: Piedmont Triad Regional Council

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Kernersville, NC

Job title: Senior Regional Transportation Planner

Job Details / Description

The Piedmont Triad Regional Council (PTRC) is seeking an independent operator for the position of Senior Regional Transportation Planner. The PTRC is the lead regional organization for the 12 counties of the Piedmont Triad of North Carolina. Primary duties include providing rural transportation planning services to local government members. Additional duties may include land use planning and zoning ordinance updating, open space, greenway, pedestrian, and bicycle planning.

Minimum salary is $52,430 with the final salary DOQ.  Full benefits package and NCLGERS.

Job Candidate Qualifications

A Master’s degree in planning or a related field, or AICP certification, with minimum of 5 years’ experience in planning or related field. These qualifications are expected to provide the required knowledge, skills, and abilities. Individual should have a general knowledge of local and regional planning principles and practices with experience in grant writing, along with intermediate knowledge of ArcGIS systems and software including basic data processing using Microsoft programs. Successful candidate will possess the ability to work independently; review information for accuracy and consistency; interpret regulations; determine when to seek guidance from superiors; and possess strong analytical and critical thinking skills. Position requires superb verbal and written communication skills to interact with a variety of individuals including co-workers, local government staff, general public, and elected officials. Successful candidate must pass organization’s pre-employment drug screen and organization’s background screening process. Valid NC driver’s license required. Travel throughout 12-county region is required. Other travel may be required on occasion.

How to Apply

Application review will begin February 19, 2018. The preferred start date is March 26, 2018, though the position will remain open until filled.

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Posted on

February 10, 2018