Transportation Improvement Program Planner

Richland County Regional Planning Commission

Planner II - $36,500 - $58,000
Planner III – 44,000 - 72,000

RCRPC provides exceptional services in land-use and transportation planning and is the designated Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) located in Mansfield, Ohio.

The position will manage the development, update and modification of the MPO’s multi-year Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) and projects; assist with the development of the regional long-range transportation plan; lead multi-modal transportation planning and special studies.

In general, the ideal candidate must have technical knowledge of federal and regional transportation systems; transportation finance, and the range of federal and regional transportation funding; budgeting and administration; ability to provide public presentations; be comfortable meeting and holding working group sessions; and proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

Bachelor’s degree with 5 years of progressive experience in planning, finance or project administration, local capital improvement program (CIP) management or a related field, or any combination of education and experience that provides the applicant with the desired skills, knowledge, and abilities required to perform the job.

Prior experience with metropolitan planning organizations, state DOTs, municipalities, or transportation engineering is advantageous. A Master’s degree in Planning, Public Administration, Engineering, or equivalent may be substituted for some experience.

Strong benefits package including Ohio state public employment retirement match (OPERS), sick, vacation, health insurance, life insurance, FSA, FMLA.RCRPC is an Equal employment opportunity employer.

If you think you are the right candidate send your resume with a cover letter to

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