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Job listing Transportation Planner - Winston Salem, NC

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The Winston-Salem Urban Area Metropolitan Planning Organization (WSUAMPO), is seeking a qualified individual to join our Transportation Planning Division as a Transportation Planner.

For a full job description and information on how to apply, please visit the City of Winston-Salem’s employment page: Transportation Planner


Salary: $47,799

Closing Date: 12/11/2019

General Job Description: Under regular supervision, the Planner performs professional work on a wide variety of transportation planning work tasks and projects for the Department of Transportation and Winston-Salem Urban Area Metropolitan Planning Organization; does related work as required.

Assists with the development and implementation of the Winston-Salem Urban Area Metropolitan Planning Organization's (MPO) 2040 Transportation Plan; guides the conversion of the Thoroughfare Plan and Technical Report into a Comprehensive Transportation Plan (CTP); works with the City-County Planning Board (CCPB) in the collection and maintenance of base year socio-economic data for the travel demand model, small area plans and other comprehensive planning activities; completes Vehicle Occupancy Counts (VOC) studies and other data collection activities on the street and highway network as needed; provides technical assistance to appointed and elected officials, business community, neighborhood organizations, general public and various staff at the Federal, State and local levels; serves as a liaison to municipalities within the MPO; completes the required performance planning and evaluation documents.

Qualifications: A Master's degree in transportation planning, city and regional planning or a closely related field, or a combination of a Bachelor's degree in city and regional planning or closely related field and two years of professional experience in transportation planning. AICP Certification is desirable. GIS experience is required.

Byron Brown
Transportation Principal Planner
City of Winston-Salem – Department of Transportation
P.O. Box 2511
Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27102-2511
(336) 747-6871 -- Direct
(336) 727-2707 -- Office
(336) 748-3370 -- Fax
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