Commute Program Coordinator

Southeastern Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission

Waukesha, WI

Experience Level: Mid-Level

AICP Certification: AICP Not required

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The Southeastern Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission has an immediate opening for a commute program coordinator. This position advances multimodal transportation options in the seven-county Southeastern Wisconsin Region by implementing a commute program focused on transportation demand management (TDM) strategies and assisting with workforce transportation planning and programs. The Commission conducts area-wide, system-level highway, transit, and bicycle facilities planning for the Region and recently initiated the Workforce Mobility Team to provide tailored multimodal transportation solutions to address the needs of individuals without access to a reliable vehicle.

The successful applicant will be at the forefront of providing tailored mobility solutions by communicating with employers experiencing employment challenges due to transportation issues; researching multimodal options such as transit use, bicycle use, walking, ridesharing, commuter benefit programs, shuttles, vanpools, and partnerships with on-demand transportation providers; assisting employers with the implementation of transportation solutions; promoting TDM recommendations in VISION 2050, the long-range transportation and land use plan for Southeastern Wisconsin; and coordinating with numerous partners in the Region. Additionally, this position may assist in developing TDM-related recommendations for planning studies being conducted by the Commission.

A Bachelor’s degree with five years’ experience in transportation planning, marketing, or a related field is desired.

The ideal candidate would be highly motivated, and have most or all of the following:

  • Working knowledge of customer relationship building
  • Strong interpersonal skills, good judgement, and ability to communicate in a professional manner with a variety of audiences
  • An interest in transportation planning and multimodal commute options
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office products

Please submit resume and cover letter by December 10, 2021.

The Southeastern Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission has an immediate opening for a commute program coordinator. This position advances multimodal transportation options in the seven-county Southeastern Wisconsin Region by implementing a commute program focused on transportation demand management (TDM) strategies and assisting with workforce transportation planning and programs. The Commission conducts area-wide, system-level highway, transit, and bicycle facilities planning for the Region and recently initiated the Workforce Mobility Team to provide tailored multimodal transportation solutions to address the needs of individuals without access to a reliable vehicle.

The successful applicant will be at the forefront of providing tailored mobility solutions by communicating with employers experiencing employment challenges due to transportation issues; researching multimodal options such as transit use, bicycle use, walking, ridesharing, commuter benefit programs, shuttles, vanpools, and partnerships with on-demand transportation providers; assisting employers with the implementation of transportation solutions; promoting TDM recommendations in VISION 2050, the long-range transportation and land use plan for Southeastern Wisconsin; and coordinating with numerous partners in the Region. Additionally, this position may assist in developing TDM-related recommendations for planning studies being conducted by the Commission.

A Bachelor’s degree with five years’ experience in transportation planning, marketing, or a related field is desired.

The ideal candidate would be highly motivated, and have most or all of the following:

  • Working knowledge of customer relationship building
  • Strong interpersonal skills, good judgement, and ability to communicate in a professional manner with a variety of audiences
  • An interest in transportation planning and multimodal commute options
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office products

Please submit resume and cover letter by December 10, 2021 to 

Ms. Elizabeth A. Larsen, SPHR, SHRM-SCP

Director of Administration

Southeastern Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission

PO Box 1607

Waukesha, WI 53187-1607

Phone: (262) 547-6721

Fax: (262) 547-1103

Posted November 16, 2021, 1:27 PM PST


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