Transportation Planner, DDOT

Job Title: Transportation Planner

Company/Organization: District Department of Transportation

Salary: $76,397.00 – $98,429.00

Contact Info/How to Apply: DDOT Website

Position Description:

This position is located in the District Department of Transportation (DDOT), Policy, Planning Sustainability Administration (PPSA), Transportation Policy Division. The incumbent is responsible for formulating plans and policies pertaining to the development of regional transportation systems for the District of Columbia (District) for the safe and efficient movement of people, goods and information along the public rights-of-way; and to improve the District’s environmental quality, economic competitiveness and quality of life for its citizens.

Candidate must have comprehensive knowledge of and ability to conduct research on public transportation issues, and skill in applying such knowledge in the assessment of the findings, to develop scopes of work for development of studies, projects and analytical reports relating to transportation planning, and the mission and goals of DDOT.

Candidate must be self-directed and able to work independently; be flexible and a reliable team player, both internally and externally.

Ability to effectively communicate orally and in written formats technical information pertaining to transportation planning studies, projects, program analyses, and to facilitate meetings and the coordination of related program.