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Director of Transit Planning Southeastern Regional Planning and Economic Development District, Taunton

Director of Transit Planning
Southeastern Regional Planning and Economic Development District (SRPEDD)
Taunton, MA

DIRECTOR OF TRANSIT PLANNING

Southeastern Regional Planning and Economic Development District (SRPEDD) seeks a full time Director of Transit Planning. SRPEDD is a regional planning agency located in southeastern Massachusetts serving 4 cities and 23 towns with a population over 600,000. The region is served by the Greater Attleboro Taunton Regional Authority (GATRA) and the Southeastern Regional Transit Authority (SRTA). SRPEDD provides planning and support services to both regional transit authorities. SRPEDD undertakes regional transit planning under a contract with MassDOT (funded by FTA). The Director of Transit Planning is responsible for work activities under the three transit contracts and reports to the Transportation Planning Manager at SRPEDD.

 

Work Program Responsibilities

The Director will manage and support the daily activities of the Transit Planning staff. Supervise and assist staff with all aspects of transit planning in the region including data collection and analyses, survey development, identification and initiation of studies, assist/advise staff in their daily work, report preparation and presentation, and in all aspects of the planning process.

The Director will have ongoing interaction with the SRTA and GATRA Administrators to keep them informed of the status of work items, and to have an exchange of ideas on current and possible future issues that require SRPEDD staff involvement, particularly those that need to be included in the Unified Planning Work Program (UPWP).

For additional information see the SRPEDD website.

Additional Information

Salary negotiable depending upon qualifications and experience. Full benefits package and flex time arrangements available.

Application deadline January 12, 2018. Position open until filled. Please email letter of interest, resume, and names, affiliations and contact information of five professional references to:

Paul Mission
SRPEDD
88 Broadway
Taunton, MA 02780
pmission@srpedd.org

SRPEDD is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

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