Community Development Specialist IV - Active Transportation Planner II

Type: 
Job
Organization: 
City of Fort Wayne Planning and Policy Department
Location: 
Fort Wayne, Indiana, 46802, USA
Application close date: 
open until filled
Description: 

The City of Fort Wayne has an exciting opportunity for a planner with experience in active transportation and other community development disciplines.  This is a mid-level position in the Community Development - Planning and Policy department.  The Division's mission is to develop and implement creative community based strategies that enhance economic opportunity, build strong neighborhoods and ensure a dynamic framework for quality growth and development. Fort Wayne is a bronze level Bicycle Friendly Community where the focus on active transportation has expanded from the Planning and Policy Department across several other local departments and regional partners.  The active transportation planner will work to coordinate efforts that implement the balanced transportation goals set forth in the Comprehensive Plan with recent transportation amendments.


Specific information about this opportunity and an online application process is available at http://www.cityoffortwayne.org/component/employmentlisting/posting/posting/296/207.html


 
Qualifications: 

Any combination of work experience or academic equivalent to a Bachelor's degree and three years of experience in public administration, transportation planning and project management or a closely related field


Broad knowledge of the principles, objectives and practices of Active Transportation Planning specifically and other facets of Community Development

Contact name: 
Paul Spoelhof
Contact phone and/or email: 
(260) 427-2140 / paul.spoelhof@cityoffortwayne.org