Transit Systems 2018-09-10 2018-10-15

Senior Planner

Company: LYNX (Central Florida Regional Transportation Authority) View more listings
Location: Orlando, Florida
Job Status: Full-time
Job ID: 107114

Drafts project scopes of work, participates in and manages projects and consultant-led teams, and represents the division with internal and external committees.

Essential Functions:

  • Assists with management of the strategic planning process, CFRTA market research process, and transit service performance monitoring and management process.

  • “Bridges the gap” between strategic (long range) planning and implementation (short range) of corridor plans/studies; routes and schedules.

  • Assists with development of the organizational Capital Improvement Program and in developing department work program.

  • Manages diverse projects, including transit studies, short- and long-term transit plans, ridership and market surveys, economic impact studies and technology integration.

  • Develops project work scopes and schedules, and develops new and manages existing Joint Participation Agreement applications.

  • Assists with ACCESS LYNX paratransit planning and compliance.

  • Represents LYNX at the MPO planning events and committees.

  • Provides program support and planning functions to other LYNX departments.

  • Participates in local governments' comprehensive planning and development review process. Works with local developers to integrate LYNX plans into their master plans and encourage transit-oriented and transit-supportive land uses in community and economic development plans and ordinances.

  • Performs other duties as may be required or assigned.

Required Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in Transportation, Urban Planning, Transportation Engineering or a related field, plus five years of progressively responsible public transit, transportation or urban planning experience involved with transit projects, system, strategic and capital and operations planning activities; or an equivalent combination of related education, training, and experience.

Desired Qualifications:

Master’s degree from an accredited college or university in Transportation or Urban Planning, Transportation Engineering or Public Administration.

American Institute of Certified Planners Certification (AICP).


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