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Cambria County Planning Commission Seeking a Transportation Planner

Job Position


Transportation Planner



The Cambria County Planning Commission (CCPC), located in the county seat of Ebensburg, has an immediate opening for a Transportation Planner.

The Transportation Planner performs planning work in transportation including administration of the Cambria County Long Range Transportation Plan and Transportation Improvement Program, and facilitates the Cambria County Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO). The position requires intensive interaction with local, county and state officials, public agencies and members of the public. The Transportation Planner reports to the Executive Director.

The ideal candidate will be an organized, self-motivated professional with a Bachelor’s Degree in Planning or a related field. Candidates must also possess excellent written and oral communications, as well as computer skills. Experience in transportation planning is preferred.



  1. Strong organizational and communication skills
  2. Prepares the County Long Range Transportation Plan and related studies
  3. Develops the County’s Twelve Year Transportation Program and MPO Transportation Improvement Program (TIP)
  4. Prepares the Annual Unified Planning Work Program (UPWP) for Transportation Planning for the Cambria County MPO
  5. Researches and prepares documentation for specific work tasks in the UPWP, as well as other special projects assigned by the Executive Director
  6. Coordinates quarterly meetings of the Cambria County MPO and holds a position on the MPO Technical Committee
  7. Responsible for the following work assignments:
    1. Area-wide project reviews
    2. Public participation and outreach
    3. County Bridge Maintenance Program
    4. County Highway Performance Monitoring System (HPMS) program
  8. Cooperation and partnering with Federal, State, and Local agencies, Municipalities, as well as Elected and Public Officials
  9. Writing of technical planning documents, reports, and studies 

How to Apply 


For questions, please contact the Cambria County Planning Commission at (814) 472-2106, or visit the Planning Commission website at www.cambriaplanning.org. Respond with cover letter, current resume, and at least three professional references to: Colleen Bukowski, Cambria County Planning Commission, 401 Candlelight Drive, Suite 215, Ebensburg, PA 15931. Application materials may also be emailed in pdf format to cbukowski@co.cambria.pa.us. In order to be considered, application materials must be received by 4:00 p.m. on October 21, 2022. The Cambria County Planning Commission is an Equal Opportunity Employer.