Transportation Planner – City of Sumter

Opening Date: November 13, 2018                                           Closing Date: Until Filled

Position: Transportation Planner, City of Sumter

Salary Range: $40,000-$60,000

Job Description: Planner is expected to advance the department’s mission through zoning administration, commercial development coordination, permitting, development review, comprehensive planning, transportation planning, analysis, research, reporting and customer service. Transportation duties include: managing all MPO responsibilities; performing various related transportation planning activities, including performing traffic studies, preparing traffic improvement plans, preparing annual transportation elements for Sumter Area Transportation Study (SUATS MPO) plan, coordinating SUATS meetings, preparing quarterly reports and coordinating with FHWA and SCDOT entities. This position anticipates a split workload at 50% transportation and MPO management and 50% land use planning.

Minimum Qualifications and Other Requirements: Bachelor’s degree in planning or related field along with three (3) years of demonstrated local government land use experience or equivalent. Master’s degree in planning or related field and at least five (5) years of experience with demonstrated local government land use planning project management is preferred.

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