Announcement: ODOT18-1834oc Principal Planner – Planner 4 Region 1 Highway Division Portland
Are you a talented planner interested in improving the livability and economic well-being of the Portland metropolitan region and the state of Oregon? Come join our team as a principal planner at our downtown Portland office. In this role you will lead complex multimodal and highway transportation projects, including the I-5 Rose Quarter Improvement Project. You will manage major and controversial projects through the planning, environmental (NEPA), and preliminary design phases to ensure project-ready hand over for implementation. You also will provide policy and project management guidance on topics including project development, regional funding measures, innovative financing measures, operational strategies, and freight issues.
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Minimum Qualifications: A bachelor's degree in urban or regional planning, public administration, social science, civil engineering, architecture, economics, geography or a related field AND Four (4) years of planning experience related to the job. Note: A master's degree in urban or regional planning, public administration, social science, civil engineering, architecture, economics, geography or a related field may substitute for one (1) year of experience. OR Eight (8) years of planning experience related to the job.
NOTE: Course work in Urban or Regional Planning, Public Administration, Social Science, Civil Engineering, Architecture, Economics, Geography or a related field can substitute for up to two (2) year of the progressively responsible experience. A copy of your transcripts must be attached to your application to receive credit.
Internal Number: ODOT18-1834oc
About Oregon Department of Transportation
The Oregon Department of Transportation began life in 1913 when the Oregon Legislature created the Oregon Highway Commission to "get Oregon out of the mud." Today, the Oregon Department of Transportation works to provide a safe, efficient transportation system that supports economic opportunity and livable communities for Oregonians. We develop programs related to Oregon’s system of highways, roads, and bridges; railways; public transportation services; transportation safety programs; driver and vehicle licensing; and motor carrier regulation.