Job Opportunities

[Posted August 9th, 2018]

Regional Transportation Planner

Position Description
The Addison County Regional Planning Commission (ACRPC) is looking for a knowledgeable community planner to join our team. This position will be responsible for supporting municipalities in a broad range of transportation-related planning projects. The planner will work closely with the Vermont Agency of Transportation, the Vermont Department of Conservation, Addison County’s Transportation Advisory Committee, Addison County Transit Resources (ACTR), The Walk-Bike Council of Addison County, as well as local municipalities and volunteer committees. The staff member will work on municipal and regional planning projects focused on improvements to roadways, bridges, rail, public transportation networks, bike and pedestrian facilities and multi-modal connections. This position will collaborate on municipal and regional energy, land-use, and natural resource planning projects.

Skills
The candidate should enjoy working with the public, be self-motivated and experienced in collaborating on multi-disciplinary planning projects. They must have excellent inter-personal, oral and written communication skills, project and budget management, meeting facilitation and community engagement skills, and comfortable working with diverse interest groups. Candidates should have experience interpreting concept plans and construction drawings, and working with spreadsheets and databases. A working knowledge of GIS is required. Some fieldwork is also required. Website management and Adobe Suite would be helpful.

Qualifications
Candidates should have a minimum of 1-3 years planning experience, with an emphasis in transportation planning. A degree in planning, transportation planning, urban design or related field is required. Experience with municipal planning and policy documents preferable. AICP preferred, but not required.

Compensation
The position is full time. The starting salary for the position will range from approximately $35,000-$55,000 depending upon experience. ACRPC provides excellent benefits and has a cooperative and flexible working environment.

Contact
Please send a cover letter, resume and three references to Adam Lougee, Executive Director, ACRPC, 14 Seminary Street, Middlebury, VT, 05753 or email pdf’s to: alougee@acrpc.org Please use ‘Regional Transportation Planner Position’ in subject line.

Position is open until filled. EOE.

Addison County Regional Planning Commission | 14 Seminary Street Middlebury, VT 05753 | 802.388.3141 |

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