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Chester County Seeking Transportation Planner

Job Position


Transportation Planner

Job Description 


The Chester County Planning Commission seeks a professional planner to assist in advancing transportation projects for the County. The position is classified as a Planner II and provides professional consulting services to local municipalities, manages the transportation improvements inventory and County representation in regional planning forums.

The successful candidate must demonstrate a competency level in project planning and implementation. Demonstrated knowledge shall include an understanding of the Transportation improvement Program (TIP), County/State/Federal grants, and a working knowledge of regional planning partners, including the Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission, PennDOT, SEPTA, and TMAs.

Salary range available beginning at $46,857.72 annually based on education and experience.

Job Requirements 


The candidate must possess excellent verbal, writing, and computer skills, including Microsoft Office and ESRI ArcGIS products. Graphic ability using Adobe Suite and/or Sketchup is a plus. Candidates should demonstrate experience in preparing concept improvement plans, summarizing quantitative data, delivering presentations, and authoring technical reports.

Minimum Requirements:
Master’s Degree in Planning, Geography, Landscape Architecture or a related field, or a Bachelor’s Degree with two years of relevant job experience.

How to Apply 


Apply on-line at: www.chesco.org/Jobs.aspx