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Regional Transportation Planner Position

Position - Full Time with Benefits 
Starting Salary Commensurate with Experience - $44,567 -  $49,136 
Closing Date - Open till filled  

Land of Sky Regional Council is seeking a qualified individual for the position of Regional Transportation Planner with primary duties of long range transportation planning, regional  transit coordination, local government planning assistance, and multi-modal planning support for the MPO. Duties may also include support of corridor development plans, local government transportation planning projects, project prioritization, federal grant distribution, data collection, regional trails and other regional planning projects. 

Successful candidate will possess the ability to work independently; have transportation planning experience; review information for accuracy and consistency; interpret regulations; determine when to seek guidance from superiors; and possess strong analytical and critical thinking skills. Position requires superb verbal and written communication skills to interact with a variety of individuals including co-workers, local government staff, general public, and elected officials.

Full Job Description - Transportation Planner I - Transportation Planner II

Work-Based Learning Coordinator 

Position - Full Time with Benefits
Starting Salary - $38,193
Closing Date - The Board may not fill this position until July 1, 2019.

A Work-Based Learning Coordinator is needed to assist in providing service offerings from the Mountain Area Workforce Development Board to the businesses and industries in the region. This position will report to the Regional Business Services Coordinator for the Mountain Area Workforce Development Board and the Regional Business Services Coordinator will supervise all daily activities.  The work for this position includes connecting work-based learning with employers on a regional basis throughout the Local Area.  Work-based learning is a generic term that includes on-the-job training, incumbent worker training, apprenticeships, work experience, and other forms.  While all forms of work-based learning are important, special focus will be placed upon incumbent worker training as directed by the Regional Business Services Coordinator.  Additional areas of focus for this position includes providing collective business engagement services and outreach with multiple workforce partners in the region; marketing services offered by the Mountain Area Workforce Development Board and NCWorks system to employers/businesses and participating in developing, marketing and implementing services to assist employers in the region under the supervision of the Regional Business Services Coordinator.

 The Mountain Area Workforce Development Board (WDB) is a board responsible for local workforce funding. The Board invests in the community by partnering with economic development, education and businesses to create innovative strategies to serve career seekers and businesses. Mountain Area WDB is a division within Land of Sky Regional Council of Governments, a four-county regional agency serving Buncombe, Henderson, Madison and Transylvania Counties. 

Full Job Description

How to Apply?

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Land of Sky Regional Council
339 New Leicester Hwy., Suite 140, Asheville, NC 28806
Fax to: 828-251-6353

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