This position will be located in WACOG’s Kingman, Mohave County, Arizona office. Mohave County is home to over 200,000 residents. Kingman, Bullhead City, and Lake Havasu City are the population hubs, along with the Town of Colorado City. Mohave County consists of neighborhoods featuring spacious playgrounds and miles of hiking and biking trails.
Western Arizona Council of Governments (WACOG) is seeking an experienced, creative individual to provide a professional perspective to the Transportation portfolio within our organization. The Transportation Planner II is a senior level exempt position that will manage a variety of projects related to the development of regional transportation and transit plans and programs in Mohave and La Paz counties.
This position will utilize a high degree of independence in making decisions and judgments in determining approaches to most area responsibilities regarding various transportation and transit projects. WACOG is seeking a team player with expertise in Transportation Planning that can help us “build bridges”, not only for our roads but between various community partners.
This is an exciting position offering a challenge, and opportunities for professional growth and an excellent benefits package, including participation in the Arizona State Retirement System.
Qualifications: Candidates should have at minimum a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university in Transportation Planning, Urban and Regional Planning or a related field and a min, of six (6) years progressive responsibility in the field. Masters Degree and/or AICP certification is desirable. An equivalent combination of education and experience that meet the position requirements may be considered.
Individuals who are motivated, energetic, creative, visionary and have excellent inter-personal/decision-making skills are invited to apply by completing a WACOG application form (download at www.wacog.com)
How to Apply: This position is open until filled. Mail completed applications to: WACOG Human Resources, 224 S. 3rd Avenue, Yuma, AZ 85364. For additional information, visit our website at www.wacog.com, call 928-217-7142 or email HumanResources@WACOG.com.