CHIEF, TRANSPORTATION PLANNING DIVISION
YORK COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION
Equal Opportunity Employer
Responsibilities: The Chief of the Transportation Planning Division is responsible for the administration of all activities in the transportation component, including formulation of policies and procedures necessary for implementing traffic engineering and transportation planning projects. The Chief is responsible for administration of the York Area Metropolitan Planning Organization, which includes developing and coordinating all tasks within the Unified Planning Work Program, including transportation planning studies, development of the Twelve Year Program, traffic volume counts, and the Transportation Improvement Program (TIP).
The Chief is also responsible for coordinating activities with other Commission divisions. These include coordinating with the Municipal Planning Division in the transportation review of land development and subdivision plans relative to access, safety, and congestion; the review of traffic impact studies and highway occupancy permits; as well as coordinating with the Long Range Planning Division relative to the transportation components of municipal and county comprehensive planning efforts.
The Chief also represents the Commission on other transportation-related committees, including coordinating all activities related to the York County Transportation Coalition. The Chief directs the duties of all staff within the Transportation Planning Division, and performs other duties as assigned.
Qualifications: Masters Degree in Planning or the equivalent, plus a minimum of three years experience, with at least one year in a supervisory capacity. Experience must primarily have been in the area of transportation planning. The position requires computer literacy, project management capabilities, and good oral and written communication skills. Team building skills and experience with consultant contracts and contract management is preferred.
Interested candidates should present a letter of interest and resume by 4:00 pm on February 4, 2022 to:
York County Planning Commission
28 East Market Street
York, PA 17401
YORK AREA METRPOLITAN PLANNING ORGANIZATION (YAMPO)
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It is the YAMPOs policy to utilize its best efforts to ensure that no person shall, on the grounds of race, color, gender, age, low income, national origin, or Limited-English Proficiency (LEP) be excluded from participation in; be denied the benefits of; or be subjected to discrimination under its programs or services, as provided by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended.
For more information on the YAMPOs Title VI Program or to get information in another language, please contact:
Title VI Compliance Officer
York Area Metropolitan Planning Organization (YAMPO)
c/o York County Planning Commission
28 East Market Street, Room 301
York, PA 17401-1580
(717) 771-9870 (Ext. 1764)