Transportation Planner

Job Title: Transportation Planner

Job Type: Full Time

Location: Duluth, MN

The Metropolitan Interstate Council (MIC), a division of the Arrowhead Regional Development Commission (ARDC), and the federally designated Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) for the Duluth (MN) – Superior (WI) urban area, has an opening for a planner to develop transportation/land use studies for the MPO area.  Responsibilities include working with representatives from area jurisdictions in a planning process, gathering, analyzing and interpreting data, report preparation and giving presentations to MPO Boards and Committees.    

Minimum requirement is a Bachelor’s degree in Planning or a related field.   Master’s degree and/or two years of professional experience in planning desired.  Sound technical skills and a basic knowledge of GIS preferred.  Position requires solid skills in written and oral communication and proficiency in Microsoft Office programs. 

Breathtaking scenery, an abundance of four season outdoor activities, educational and cultural opportunities, and an uncomplicated lifestyle make NE Minnesota one of the best places in the U.S. to live and work.  Salary range is $16.08/hr. - $24.57/hr. dependent upon experience and education, and includes a full benefits package.  Visit www.ardc.org for more information and application materials.  Submit application materials along with a cover letter and resume by August 16, 2015.    EOE 

Position Description