Transportation Planner


North Country Council, the regional planning commission and economic development district serving the 51 municipalities and 25 unincorporated places of northern New Hampshire, seeks a professional planner to lead its transportation planning program. Position includes hands-on assistance to member communities, update and implementation of the region’s transportation plan, and special projects such as culverts inventory and assessment to increase the region’s resiliency.

Minimum requirements include a bachelor’s degree in planning or related field, a masters degree in planning, and 2 years of experience. Complex real-world transportation-related internship or research assistantship may be substituted for professional planning experience. Working knowledge of ArcGIS, rural transportation planning issues, and the land use-transportation interface are required. Must have strong interpersonal and written and oral communication skills; be able to make presentations; facilitate meetings; conduct public participation; develop, lead and manage projects with minimal supervision. Able to work well independently in a team environment.

Position is open until filled.  Salary commensurate with experience.  Please email cover letter highlighting qualifications relative to this position; resume; writing sample; and three references to Executive Director Barbara Robinson at EOE.


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