The Travel Forecasting and Emissions Analysis Program Director will serve within COG’s Department of Transportation Planning (DTP) and will oversee a professional team that conducts diverse technical planning activities, including transportation plan evaluations, air quality conformity analyses and technical assistance studies. The Program Director will also provide strategic direction to the team in the development and implementation of refined travel forecasting methods and practice,
The Program Director leads a team that is responsible for supporting the decision-making of the National Capital Region Transportation Planning Board (TPB), the federally designated Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) for the Washington, D.C. region.
The National Capital Region Transportation Planning Board was created in 1965 by local and state governments in the Washington region in response to a requirement of 1962 highway legislation for the establishment of metropolitan planning organizations (MPOs).
One of the TPB’s main federal responsibilities is working with local, state, regional, and federal partners to develop the region’s Constrained Long-Range Transportation Plan (CLRP) and six-year Transportation Improvement Program (TIP). The TPB also provides data and analysis to decision makers and coordinates regional programs to advance safety, land-use coordination, and more. The TPB has been housed at and staffed by COG since 1966.
SUMMARY AND NATURE OF WORK
The Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments (COG) Department of Transportation Planning (DTP) is seeking a Travel Forecasting and Emissions Analysis Program Director to head a 15-person team engaged in transportation and air quality planning activities.
The Travel Forecasting and Emissions Analysis Program Director will:
Characteristics of the Ideal Candidate
Comprehensive information about COG and the TPB, including recent studies and reports is available on the web at www.mwcog.org
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES
AdditioNal RequirementS: Leadership and Communication
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
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COG is a EEO EMPLOYER
Women and Minorities are Highly Encouraged to Apply