Regional Transportation Commission of Washoe County
Location: Reno, Nevada
Type: Full Time
Salary: $113,193.60 to $168,334.40
4 Year Degree
Regional Transportation Commission of Washoe County Reno, Nevada
Planning Director Salary: $113,193.60 to $168,334.40 DOQ First resume review: Thursday, December 7, 2023.
Join us at RTC Washoe County! This cutting-edge organization is seeking a Planning Director that is forward thinking and looking to challenge the status quo. This is a fantastic opportunity to work for an industry leader in mass transit and improve the Reno/Sparks region transportation network and services.
The Planning Director will direct and manage the planning activities required by RTC’s Metropolitan Planning Organization designation. The Director will also oversee all operations of the Planning department including planning projects and contract management, community outreach related to planning efforts, and grant application development. The Director will also oversee development of the federally required Regional Transportation Plan, which is currently being updated.
Candidates are required to have a bachelor’s degree. A Master’s Degree in urban and regional planning, civil engineering, or related field is preferred. At least ten years of planning experience, of which at least seven years are in the public sector and at least five years are supervisory experience and/or senior management experience; or an equivalent combination of experience and education. AICP or PTP certificates preferred.
To submit your resume (reflecting years and months of employment including beginning/ending dates), cover letter, and a list of six work-related references (two supervisors, two direct reports, and two colleagues) please go to: https://www.cpshr.us/recruitment/2273
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About Regional Transportation Commission of Washoe County
The Regional Transportation Commission of Washoe County (RTC) is the public agency responsible for meeting public transportation needs throughout Reno, Sparks, and Washoe County, Nevada. Created by the State of Nevada in 1979, the RTC is the Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) for the region and also provides public transportation services, street and highway construction, and transportation planning.