Transportation Planner – Franklin Regional Council of Governments

The Franklin Regional Council of Governments (FRCOG) is seeking a full-time (37.5 hours/week) Transportation Planner to work on a variety of transportation planning projects. The FRCOG is an interdisciplinary and innovative regional planning agency that serves the twenty-six communities in Franklin County including historic mill towns, rural communities, and growing cities/small towns.  The FRCOG is recognized as a groundbreaking, creative, and collaborative agency for its work on alternative transportation, climate resiliency, and livability.

The position will have the opportunity to work on a variety of regional and municipal planning projects related to transportation including bike/pedestrian paths, Complete Streets, recreation trails, infrastructure resiliency, and EV charging infrastructure. Candidate should possess a Master’s Degree in planning or a related field with at least one year of relevant work experience or a Bachelor’s Degree in planning or a related field with 3 years of related work experience.

The candidate will perform research and analysis, write plans and reports, and present information to the general public and municipal officials.  Technical experience with GIS, the Adobe Suite, graphics packages, and/or other relevant software is a plus. Above all, the successful candidate will be self-motivated, curious, and able to multitask. A hybrid, 3-day in-office schedule is currently available.

Hiring Range starting at $56,000 – $62,000 per year depending on experience with excellent benefits. Submit a letter of interest and resume by email to giannini@frcog.org or mail to Elizabeth Giannini, Transportation Program Manager, Franklin Regional Council of Governments, 12 Olive Street, Greenfield, MA 01301. Applications should be received no later than Dec 23, 2022. This position will remain open until filled. AA/EOE. For more information, please see https://frcog.org/about/employment/.