The Golden Crescent Regional Planning Commission is seeking applicants for a Transportation Planner I. Details for the posting can be found below.
CLASS NO. PAY GRADE
Performs entry level planning and research work. Work involves developing local and regional transportation plans and programs; preparing implementation plans; and assisting in the development of policies and procedures for plans and programs. May provide guidance to others. Works under general supervision, with moderate latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgement.
EXAMPLES OF WORK PERFORMED
Develops plans and programs specifically to prepare, respond, recover, and strengthen the Golden Crescent Regional Transportation System, to include Matagorda County, during emergency events.
Collects, organizes, and analyzes data required in the development of plans and programs.
Researches federal and state regulations.
Assists in developing policies and procedures for implementing plans or programs and measuring progress.
Assists in reviewing plans, proposals, and studies.
Assists in the development of the Annual Program of Projects for the Victoria Urbanized Area.
Assists with the development of the Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) for the Victoria Metropolitan Planning Organization.
Prepares reports and assists in making oral and written presentations.
Conducts meetings and public hearings based on program plans and projects.
Performs other related work assigned.
GENERAL QUALIFICATION GUIDELINES
EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION
Experience in planning and research work. Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with major coursework in city or regional planning, economics, business or public administration, political science, or a related field is generally preferred. Experience and education may be substituted for one another.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES
Knowledge of government organization and administration; and of principles, objectives, and procedures of governmental planning, programming, and research.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with officials in local, state, and federal government and the private sector.
Skill in the use of a computer and applicable software, in applying statistical tools to data, in preparing reports, and in collecting and analyzing demographics and statistics.
Ability to evaluate planning material, to conduct research, and to communicate effectively.
To apply, please send your resume to Danielle Warzecha at firstname.lastname@example.org.
This posting will remain open until the end of business May 8, 2020.
Equal Opportunity Employer