Foursquare Integrated Transportation Planning, Inc. (Foursquare ITP) is looking for a qualified, motivated, and passionate candidate for a Senior Transportation Planner position with experience in public transit and multimodal transportation planning. This position is a great opportunity in a fast-growing firm that will provide you with the opportunity to lead and contribute to teams on a diverse array of nationwide transportation projects for state and local governments, transit agencies, regional agencies, and federal agencies.
We are based in Rockville, Maryland, right at a Metrorail station in a walkable community and have more than 30 employees. As a result of our hard work, innovation, and straightforward, or “foursquare” manner, we enjoy a strong reputation and get the opportunity to work on a wide variety of high-visibility, high-impact projects. Our firm conducts a broad range of transportation planning, with specific expertise in transit service and operations planning, corridor studies, multimodal coordination, transportation demand management, strategic planning and performance measurement, transportation related public outreach, and bike share planning. We offer competitive salary and benefits packages based on experience and qualifications.
You will work as part of a team and will be responsible for conducting transportation and transit planning work such as data analysis and reporting, strategic planning and performance measurement, use and development of technical tools, innovative research, and meeting participation on a wide variety of transportation projects. You will be responsible for training and mentoring more junior planners.
The types of work that you will be involved in include multimodal corridor studies, alternatives analysis, transportation strategic plans, long range planning, and transit performance monitoring. As a Senior Transportation Planner, you will lead tasks within larger projects and serve as a lead on smaller projects. You will have the opportunity to help teach and mentor more junior transportation planners and develop new specialized skills.
Required Skills and Experience
For this position, extensive, substantive planning experience in the types of projects noted above that involve complex data and analysis and writing is required, including 5-12 years of progressively responsible roles. A Bachelor’s and/or Master’s degree in transportation planning, urban planning or similar is preferred, though can be substituted with sufficient experience.
In addition to having the appropriate technical skills, you must be a smart, motivated, self-starter who is passionate about transit and transportation planning and has excellent written and oral communication skills. You must also be flexible in meeting client demands and operating within a dynamic workflow.
Résumés and cover letters will be accepted until the position is filled and should be sent to email@example.com.
Summary of Benefits:
- Medical, dental and vision plans are offered
- Paid vacation, sick leave, personal days, and holidays
- 401K and company match
- Short-term and long-term disability, life insurance
- Salary is commensurate with experience and will be negotiated following a successful interview process
- Our office is located directly adjacent to the Rockville Metro Station
- Telework opportunities
- A fun and supportive work environment
- Opportunities for professional development
Foursquare ITP is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.