Urban and Regional Planner Advanced – Multimodal Planner

Wisconsin Department of Transportation

  • Full-Time
  • Waukesha
  • Application deadline: 2022-06-23

This position is in the Planning Section of a Department of Transportation region office and offers the opportunity to work in a dynamic and innovative environment. In line with departmental goals and values, this position manages the coordinated planning efforts and conducts complex policy analyses, including the relationship between transportation planning and various local planning efforts. This position also leads and coordinates Department involvement in planning projects throughout the region. Work is performed under the general supervision of the Planning Supervisor and will be highly collaborative.

As Regional Tribal Liaison this position provides advice, guidance and methods to Region staff, management, and consultants on the design and implementation of highway improvement projects as they relate to and impact Tribal Nations. The incumbent serves as the primary and first point of contact within the Wisconsin Department of Transportation Region Office for Tribal Nations and develops and strengthens relationships that facilitate this communication. Overnight travel to attend face-to-face meetings is an expected activity for this position.

There will be frequent and direct contact with high-level public officials, local, county and regional government program managers, private developers, consulting engineers, business owners, and individual members of the public. Due to the significant economic, community and transportation system impacts, an extensive knowledge of the transportation planning process, along with advanced decision making skills is required.

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