Regional Transportation Planner–TJPDC
The Thomas Jefferson Planning District Commission (TJPDC) seeks an experienced full-time regional transportation planner to join our innovative planning staff. The TJPDC is a regional planning agency that offers a broad range of services in the areas of economic development, land-use /planning, community development, environmental, transportation, and housing planning, as well as legislative services. The TJPDC serves the member governments within the Planning District, which include the City of Charlottesville and the Counties of Albemarle, Fluvanna, Greene, Louisa, and Nelson.
The TJPDC currently houses the region’s Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) and coordinates a wide variety of short-range and long-range urban and rural transportation, planning, and community development projects. This planner will be responsible for supporting the daily administration of the MPO and for providing support and technical assistance to other departmental studies related to federal/state mandated planning activities and local initiatives, as assigned. Candidates should be adept at ‘learning as you lead’ and have strong organizational, time management, and interpersonal skills. No supervisory responsibilities.