Transportation Planner II POS – Cumberland County – Fayetteville, NC



Job title: Transportation Planner II POS

Company: Cumberland County

Job description: Position Overview*Salary will be determined by applicants qualifying education and experience*The Fayetteville Area Metropolitan Planning Organization (FAMPO) is seeking a Transportation Planner II to perform experienced transportation planning and programming for the Fayetteville urbanized area including the City of Fayetteville, Towns of of Eastover, Erwin, Hope Mills, Spring Lake, and Raeford, the Fort Liberty Military Reservation, and portions of Cumberland, Harnett, Hoke, Moore and Robeson Counties.Examples of Duties

  • Writes and edits federal financial and grant invoicing and reporting documents, which include financial reimbursement packages, special studies, and written correspondence
  • Performs research, written and graphic analysis of planning, geographical, census and other data
  • Conducts citizen participation tasks involved in preparation of grants, plans and studies
  • Serves as staff to the Fayetteville Area Metropolitan Planning Organization (FAMPO) and the Fayetteville Area Committee for Transit (FACT)
  • Assists local municipalities with preparation of grant applications and other transportation technical assistance
  • Serves as Senior Transportation Staff in the presence of all FAMPO staff and especially in the absence of the Executive Director

Minimum QualificationsGraduation from an accredited four-year college or university with a degree in urban or regional planning, geography, public administration, engineering, community development, or a related field and four (4) years of experience in governmental planning; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.A formal transcript will be required. College transcripts may be submitted on-line via the attachment feature or mailed to Cumberland County Human Resources, 117 Dick St. Fayetteville, NC 28301.Management PreferenceAICP certification is preferred.Driving is an essential function of this position. To be considered, you must have a valid driver’s license with an acceptable driving record. If your driver’s license is from another state, you will be required to obtain and show proof of a valid NC driver’s license within 60 days of hire.Negative drug screen and background check are required.Knowledge, Skills and AbilitiesKnowledge of the County’s zoning, land use, and other ordinances and codes, especially in their assigned program areaKnowledge of the principles and practices of community and economic development and public sector planning and/or landscape designKnowledge of application of Federal Highway AdministrationKnowledge of governmental laws, programs, and services pertinent to the community and economic development and planning processesKnowledge of the environmental and socio-economic implications of the planning processKnowledge of GIS systems including application of software, hardware, and peripherals to planning needsSkilled in the collection, analysis, and presentation of technical data and planning recommendationsSkilled in conflict resolution, meeting facilitation, and public presentationsAbility to supervise and provide constructive feedbackAbility to establish and maintain effective working relationships with community groups, federal, State, regional, County officials, and the general publicAbility to prepare comprehensive reports and studies; ability to express ideas effectively

Expected salary: $63428.52 – 72942.79 per year

Location: Fayetteville, NC

Job date: Sat, 11 May 2024 00:58:54 GMT

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