The MPO provides essential multimodal transportation planning services to over 30 municipalities and Broward County under State and Federal laws, while also working with partners in Miami and Palm Beach to plan for the Southeast Florida region.The thriving region is home to almost six million residents, with almost two million in Broward County alone, and another two million anticipated to call Southeast Florida home in the next 20 years. Our office is located in beautiful Fort Lauderdale, Florida, within a short drive to world famous attractions and recreational activities including Miami Beach, Palm Beach, Florida Keys, Everglades, fishing, boating, beautiful beaches, and Orlando and its theme parks. Our region is the fourth largest urbanized area in the United States with a diverse population and opportunities for both urban and suburban lifestyles.
The ideal candidate is a recent graduate with interest in multimodal transportation and regional planning. They have strong technical knowledge, interest in working in a fast paced environment often as part of a team, and desire to be part of an organization focused on expanding transportation options for the public. Candidates should have strong written and verbal communication skills. The successful candidate will hold a Bachelor’s Degree in City, Urban or Regional Planning, Transportation Planning, Engineering, Geography, or related field. A Master’s Degree and one to three years experience is preferred. Candidates with an equivalent combination of relevant training and experience that provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job should apply. The Broward Metropolitan Planning Organization seeks individuals for the Planning and Programming section. This person will support development of the MPO’s core products including Long Range Transportation Plan, Multimodal Priorities List, and the Transportation Improvement Program. A GIS and data focused position to support the entire MPO is also available. Apply at: http://browardmpo.org/index.php/employment-opportunities