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The Town of Nantucket seeks an experienced Transportation Program Manager to support the Planning & Land Use Services (PLUS) Department with daily transportation planning activities which include the collection and analysis of traffic, parking, transit, bicycle, pedestrian, ferry, and air traffic data. In collaboration with various elected and appointed boards/committees/commissions, the Manager develops transportation, pedestrian, and parking management policies; coordinates and/or manages planning and permitting for capital projects in collaboration with state and local officials and in compliance with approved state and local plans; responsible for overseeing paid parking initiatives and programs; coordinates transportation modeling studies to determine potential impacts; manages contracts and funding for transportation and parking design projects; manages the preparation of various transportation studies and proposals; conducts financial analysis for project cost or impact, as directed.
Requires a degree in Urban and Regional Planning with a transportation emphasis or a related field and at least ten (10) years of experience in transportation at a local or regional level. Or, a master’s degree, with a minimum of five (5) years of experience in transportation planning at the local or regional level. Accreditation by the American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) preferred.
The employee must have a valid Class D Motor Vehicle License.
Excellent verbal, written, and organizational skills necessary. Must be able to interpret and comprehend technical specifications and work independently with minimal supervision.