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The Calaveras Council of Governments is seeking a Transportation Planner. The Transportation Planner position is a series of Assistant, Associate, or Senior level. This position is flexibly staffed and will be filled at the level of our top candidate.
Under close or general supervision, the Transportation Planner will handle a wide range of duties associated with professional planning and project management of transportation plans and programs for CCOG, transit, as well as local and regional projects. The Planner will be responsible to perform transportation studies and analysis and provide professional staff assistance to the Executive Director.
The position requires knowledge of theories and methods related to transportation and transit planning, environmental issues, and implementation strategies; principles, practices, and funding sources for transportation planning, project implementation, and public transit; principles and techniques of conducting analytical studies, evaluating alternatives, and making sound recommendations. Ability to establish, maintain, and foster positive and effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work; prepare or learn to prepare complex plans, proposals, grant applications, and environmental review documents for planning projects; effectively conduct meetings and make presentations to various groups.