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Transportation Planner

Category: Other
Description:
AN EMPLOYEE IN THIS POSITION WILL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR PERFORMING DIFFICULT ADVANCED PROFESSIONAL PLANNING WORK SPECIALIZING IN TRANSPORTATION AND ASSOCIATED LONG-RANGE PLANNING ACTIVITIES INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, BIKEWAYS, LAND USE, ROADWAYS, HIGHWAYS, RAILWAYS, PEDESTRIAN WALKWAYS, PUBLIC TRANSIT, AND COORDINATES ASSIGNED ACTIVITIES WITH OTHER DEPARTMENTS AND OUTSIDE AGENCIES. THEY WILL APPLY SPECIFIC FOCUS TOWARDS TRANSPORTATION PLANNING WHILE INCORPORATING AND COORDINATING OVERALL LONG-RANGE LAND USE PLANNING GOALS. WORK INCLUDES INSURING THAT THE DESIGN OF SPECIFIC LAND DEVELOPMENT AND TRANSPORTATION PROJECTS ARE COMPATIBLE WITH THE DEVELOPMENT VISION OF THE TOWN AND REVIEWING AND RECOMMENDING SPECIFIC OPERATIONAL IMPROVEMENTS TO TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS. WORKING WITH TOWN OFFICIALS, REGIONAL BOARDS, AND OTHER LOCAL OFFICIALS WILL REQUIRE ADVANCED KNOWLEDGE OF PLANNING, WORKING KNOWLEDGE OF TRANSPORTATION ENGINEERING, AND SKILLS IN FACILITATION OF MEETINGS TO OBTAIN PUBLIC INPUT AND CONSENSUS. WORKING WITH THE PUBLIC ON SENSITIVE AND EMOTIONAL ISSUES, WILL REQUIRE THIS EMPLOYEE TO HAVE JUDGMENT, FIRMNESS, AND TACT. WORK IS PERFORMED UNDER GENERAL SUPERVISION AND IS EVALUATED THROUGH CONFERENCES, REVIEW OF WORK RESULTS OBTAINED, AND OVERALL ACCEPTANCE OF THE PROGRAMS BY THE TOWN'S CITIZENS. THIS POSITION WILL ALSO MANAGE DEPARTMENTAL LONG-RANGE PLANNING DATA AND COORDINATE THIS DATA WITH ADOPTED PLANS AND STUDIES. SALARY: $50,604 - $79,141 DOQ EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS: MASTER'S DEGREE IN URBAN AND REGIONAL PLANNING OR RELATED FIELD AND THREE TO FIVE YEARS OF RELATED PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE; PREFERABLY WITH A SPECIALIZED FOCUS ON TRANSPORTATION; OR A BACHELOR'S DEGREE IN URBAN AND REGIONAL PLANNING WITH FIVE TO SEVEN YEARS OF RELATED PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE; PREFERABLY IN TRANSPORTATION PLANNING; OR AN EQUIVALENT COMBINATION OF EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE. SPECIAL REQUIREMENT: POSSESSION OF A VALID NC DRIVERS LICENSE AND POSSESSION OF OR ABILITY TO OBTAIN WITHIN 3 YEARS OF HIRE.
Employer: Town of Mooresville
Expires: 12/26/2018
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