The Mid-America Regional Council (MARC), the Kansas City area’s association of city and county governments and metropolitan planning organization, is seeking a qualified professional in the Transportation & Environment department as a Planner III up to a Principal Planner, depending on qualifications. MARC seeks to expand its capacity to provide performance-based, technical and scenario planning services to support development of integrated, multi-modal transportation systems to meet the economic, environmental and community goals of greater Kansas City.
The successful candidate will plan, perform, lead, direct and supervise professional transportation planning duties within the agency's transportation program and department including: regional policy and plan development; coordination and planning with local and state governments and transportation stakeholders; public participation activities to engage and involve the broader community; and assisting with ensuring the agency fulfills its responsibilities as the region's federally and state-designated metropolitan planning organization and responds to transportation needs throughout the MARC area.
Requires a bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree in transportation planning, regional planning, geography, public administration, business analytics, data science or closely related field.
Demonstrated experience using data and data tools to drive decisions in innovative directions.
Three (Planner III) to eleven (Principal Planner) years of successful and progressively responsible and related work experience required. Project management experience required. Personnel management experience required.
Preference will be given to individuals with:
How to Apply
Starting salary ranges, depending upon qualifications:
MARC offers an attractive team-oriented work environment along with a competitive fringe benefit package. For more information about the program and to apply, please visit our website at www.marc.org/jobs. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, salary requirements and resume when applying online. MARC is an equal opportunity employer that welcomes all qualified persons without regards to race, color, sex, disability, national origin, citizenship, age, pregnancy, genetic information, military status, ancestry or any other characteristic or status protected by law.