The Southeastern Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission has an immediate opening for a entry level engineer or planner with an interest in transportation planning. The Commission conducts area-wide system level highway, transit, and bicycle facilities planning for a seven county Region, and facility and corridor-level traffic engineering and transportation planning for local governments. Current work efforts include transit development plans for public transit operators in the Region; the regional transportation plan and improvement program development; public transit/human services coordination plans; refinement of travel demand models and development of advanced and experimental travel demand models; and traffic engineering studies. Depending on the experience of the candidates, this position may be filled at the Senior level.
The Transportation Engineer/Planner will assist in the conduct of planning studies, which involve: data collection and analysis; applying specialized transportation planning and engineering software; report writing; and, graphics preparation.
A degree in civil engineering or urban planning plus three years of transportation engineering or planning experience is preferred, while a degree in civil engineering or urban planning is required.
The ideal candidate would have most—or all—of the following:
- Planning experience at a MPO, COG, RPC
- Familiarity with MS Excel or other spreadsheet software
- Familiarity with MS Access or other database software
- Familiarity with ArcGIS or other GIS software
Please submit resume and cover letter by February 11, 2019. Submissions should be directed to:
Ms. Elizabeth A. Larsen, Assistant Director—Administration
Southeastern Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission
PO Box 1607
Waukesha, WI 53187-1607
Phone: (262) 547-6721
Fax: (262) 547-1103