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Posted on: October 5, 2020

[ARCHIVED] Principal Transportation Position Available at MCPC

Traffic on Route 202 and SEPTA Train in Norristown

The Principal Transportation Planner position has a salary range of $60,096–$63,100. The ideal applicant should have a master’s degree in transportation planning, planning, urban design, planning, engineering, or related degree with six years of progressively responsible professional planning experience or any equivalent combination of education and experience that provides the knowledge and abilities necessary for the position. Applicants must have transportation project management experience, including an understanding of engineering, environmental, an right-of-way terminology and processes. 

The position involves various professional transportation-related tasks including:

    Project management of roadway improvement efforts

    Preparation of specialized transportation analysis

    Development of transportation plans

    External coordination with DVRPC (regional MPO), transit agencies, and PADOT staff on various projects and regional transportation programs and policies

    Internal coordination with other county departments, such as Assets and Infrastructure and Parks, Trails, and Historic Sites

    Review of land development or subdivision plans

    Research into various planning policy and topics such as transportation funding, legislative mechanisms, nationally-accepted transportation design standards, and multimodal transportation concepts

    Attendance/presentations at various night meetings involving local appointed and elected officials  

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