Lead Planner - LRTP Coordinator
Performs professional-level work to support the Palm Beach Transportation Planning Agency (TPA) Program Development Team. This position leads in the preparation of major TPA programs, projects and plans such as:
The Long Range Transportation Plan (LRTP), travel demand modeling, freight logistics, major project prioritization and project reviews. Processes all amendments to the LRTP and develops necessary backup materials; serves as staff liaison to the TPA's Technical Advisory Committee; prepares and presents agenda items for monthly board meetings and advisory committee meetings as required; coordinates with partner agencies and other MPOs for the development of the Southeast Florida Regional Transportation Plan (RTP); performs project reviews for multimodal infrastructure and environmental impacts to support TPA objectives and meet other state and federal requirements; collaborates with outside consultants, professional planners, technical specialists and support personnel participating in assigned program/system activities and oversees work orders as assigned; provides the general public and other agencies with transportation planning-related information and technical assistance; participates in partner agency committees; assists in data collection and analysis as required. Work is reviewed by a supervisor through consultations and review of completed work.
The Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioners provides an excellent benefits package, including medical, dental and life insurance as well as vacation and sick leave, tuition reimbursement and participation in the Florida Retirement System.
Bachelor's Degree in Urban/Regional Planning or closely related field; minimum of three (3) years of professional planning experience. Equivalency: Related Master’s Degree and two (2) years of professional planning experience.
PREFERENCE FOR: LRTP and travel demand modeling. Also desirable: Three (3) years of experience with an MPO(must specify on application).
Visit www.pbcgov.jobs for job description and to apply online. May submit scannable application/resume with any Veteran’s Preference documentation to Palm Beach County Human Resources, 100 Australian Avenue #300, West Palm Beach, Florida 33406 Info 561/616-6888 Fax 561/616-6893 (No e-mail applications/resumes accepted). Applications/resumes must include Job ID number, and will be accepted until filled. EO/AA M/F/D/V (DFWP), Drug Free Work Place; All employees of Palm Beach County may be required to work before, during and/or after a natural or man-made disaster or hurricane.