Director of Planning


Charlottesville, VA United States

Jaunt is seeking a Director of Planning to support and lead the development of its regional paratransit and fixed route services in the Charlottesville, VA area. We provide services both in urban and rural areas and are seeking an innovative and data driven professional to help lead and guide the development of our agency.

Under general direction and reporting to the CEO, the Director of Planning manages and oversees planning and system development activities; directs the development and execution of projects to improve and expand service, including strategic, financial, and operations planning and analysis; monitors and evaluates performance and ensures quality customer service to the public, stakeholders and other Jaunt departments; provides highly responsible and complex management and policy support to the CEO; provides senior staff with data-driven and evidence-based recommendations and performs related duties as assigned.

At least five (5) years of relevant experience with a bachelor's degree in urban planning, transportation planning, civil engineering, or related field required; Master's degree preferred. Software knowledge including but not limited to, ESRI ArcMap Suite, Databases, and Excel are required. Knowledge of data analytics tools including Tableau, Talend Open Studio, and JasperSoft Reports, Access, or similar software desired. Understanding and experience with geospatial and statistical analysis methods required. Excellent oral communication, written communication, and interpersonal skills. Ability to work under tight deadlines, independently or with others, and meet deadlines. Valid Virginia Driver's license or able to obtain one.

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Jaunt is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

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Experience Level
Mid II (4-8 years)
AICP Level
Transportation Planning
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