SJTPO is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Please note that any successful applicant must be able to provide evidence of his or her ability to work in the United States, and that where appropriate for the position, applicants may be required to submit tests and/or examinations, which are related to the job for which the application is made. Where appropriate for the requirements of the position, these tests will include a physical and/or drug test, and fingerprinting.

Program Engineer/Planner – Capital Programming & Project Development

The South Jersey Transportation Planning Organization (SJTPO), the regional transportation planning agency for southern New Jersey, is seeking an experienced professional to manage all capital programming, congestion management, intelligent transportation systems planning, and travel demand modeling to support project implementation in the SJTPO region. Specific tasks include, but are not limited to, representative of the SJTPO at local, state, and federal events, program management, project identification, and development related to SJTPO’s capital program, Congestion Management Process (CMP), and related areas. The Program Engineer/Planner shall report directly to the Executive Director and will supervise the Assistant Engineer. Field work and travel required. Click here to view the complete job description and detailed requirements.

Applicant must have a bachelor’s degree in Planning, Engineering, or a relevant alternative. Master’s degree is strongly desired. Must have at least five years of experience in public or private sector transportation planning, with supervisory responsibility highly encouraged. Candidate must have excellent written, verbal, and technical communication skills. Candidates should be well versed in GIS (ArcMap) and Microsoft Office applications (Word, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint, and Access) with demonstrated expertise in microsimulation and travel demand modeling strongly preferred.

The salary range is $67,000 to $75,000 (Range 7) depending on qualifications and experience. The SJTPO offers a full benefits package including medical and dental insurance, optional deferred compensation plans, paid time off, and membership in the New Jersey State Pension System. SJTPO is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Submit a well-written cover letter, resume, list of familiar tools and software packages, and three references, by Wednesday, November 13, 2019 to careers@sjtpo.org.