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Senior Transportation Planner

Palm Beach TPA

West Palm Beach, FL United States

How to Apply
URL: https://palmbeachtpa.org/careers
Email: humanresources@palmbeachtpa.org
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The Senior Planner's primary responsibilities include collaborating with stakeholders to conduct planning studies and prioritize transportation projects as well as coordinating project review and delivery with partner agencies. Work is performed with a high degree of independence and initiative under the direction of a TPA Deputy Director.

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in urban/regional planning or a related field and 6 years of experience.
  • Master's degree in urban/regional planning or a related field and 4 years of experience.
  • GIS experience analyzing transportation data and producing maps.
  • Experience working with a Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) is preferred.
  • American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) certification is preferred.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

Must have or obtain a valid Florida Driver's License and maintain a clean driving record.


  • Federal and state planning regulations related to transportation planning and programming.
  • Analyze US Census and other socioeconomic data for planning purposes.
  • Local government comprehensive planning requirements relating to transportation.
  • Long-range planning, including prediction of travel demand, forecast of financial resources, and selection of eligible projects.
  • Complete Streets, Vision Zero, and similar planning and safety initiatives.
  • Florida Design standards for designing and implementing transportation projects.
  • Florida's transportation planning process and programs.


  • Preparing and giving oral presentations.
  • Preparing and editing documents.
  • Speak English fluently.
  • Organize and analyze data using computer programs such as Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Access, ArcGIS, and other data programs.
  • Use computer applications including Microsoft Office and Adobe Creative Suite software to create plans and presentations.
Experience Level
Mid II (4-8 years)
AICP Level
Transportation Planning
Salary Range
$77,911 - $119,158

Contact Information

Valerie Neilson
301 Datura St
West Palm Beach, FL
United States
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