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Director of Transportation Planning

The Lehigh Valley Planning Commission (LVPC) is seeking a candidate for Director of Transportation Planning to lead a team developing and managing the implementation of the regional multi-modal long-range transportation plan, subject to Federal requirements of metropolitan planning. The Director of Transportation Planning must perform complex professional and administrative work under the general supervision of the LVPC Executive Director. This will require the ability to work with stakeholders, working with the Lehigh Valley Planning Commissioners and Lehigh Valley Transportation Study Board, possessing excellent communication and time management skills, and the ability to manage the work of others. Communication of technical analyses via written reports and presentations (Excel, Word, and PowerPoint) is required.


The position will also require understanding of and management of staff operating the region’s travel demand forecasting model (using Citilabs and REMI software) as a tool for evaluating the region’s transportation system. The successful candidate must exhibit a thorough understanding of basic transportation planning and engineering concepts and principles and have a Master’s degree in Urban Planning or Civil Engineering with a focus on transportation.


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Senior Transportation Planner

The Lehigh Valley Planning Commission (LVPC) is looking for a Senior Transportation Planner to provide regional transportation planning services for the Lehigh Valley community. The successful candidate will assist with comprehensive and subarea planning projects addressing complex transportation and land use issues. The LVPC Transportation Planning Section is responsible for MoveLV: Long-Range Transportation Plan, Transportation Improvement Program, MoveLV: Lehigh Valley Freight Plan, WalkLV: Regional Sidewalk Inventory and the mobility sections of the Regional Comprehensive Plan, specific community plans and special planning projects. The Transportation Planning section also, performs transportation impact analyses, reviews proposed developments, community ordinances and plans and supports the Planning Commission. As the LVPC is the federally-designated metropolitan planning organization the Transportation Team supports and manages the Lehigh Valley Transportation Study committees and actively participates in associated efforts, including: trail, transit, bicycle, pedestrian, traffic, and freight groups in the region.


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Lehigh Valley Planning Commission

961 Marcon Boulevard - Suite 310

Allentown, PA 18109

Phone: (610) 264-4544

Toll Free: (888) 627-8808

Fax: (610) 264-2616