Planner Senior Transportation, St. Paul, Minnesota

Created 02/23/2021
Reference 11391524
Job type Full Time
Country United States
State Minnesota
City St. Paul
Zip 55155
Salary Competitive
Planner Senior Transportation

Up to $73,581 annually

St. Paul, MN

As a Transportation Planner, you will provide professional planning support and analysis to various areas of the Office of Transportation System Management related to asset management, performance measures, and capital investments. This includes development of the 20-year State Highway Investment Plan, the Transportation Asset Management Plan, the 10-year Capital Highway Investment Plan and other related planning studies, capital programs, and performance reports. This position carries out research, analysis, and outreach in support of agency initiatives to advance performance-based planning, performance measurement, investment analysis, and other transportation planning and programming subjects.

This position requires occasional travel to and from various work sites for meeting and conferences. The incumbent is responsible for arranging their own transportation.


We offer excellent employee benefits, such as low-cost health and dental insurance, and affordable dependent coverage. Other benefits include:

· 11 paid holidays per year

· Earn up to 29 paid vacation days a year

· Earn 13 days paid sick time

· Defined pension plan

· Paid life insurance

· Short & long-term disability available

· Training opportunities

· And more!


We are driven to find talented, innovative employees for Minnesota's nationally recognized transportation system. We work to build the best team in the transportation industry to ensure that Minnesota thrives with a safe, sustainable and leading edge transportation system. You will be surrounded by a diverse community of experts, each driven by challenging work and motivated by the greater good. You will understand the impact of the work you are doing and be able to see the benefit you are providing to the citizens of Minnesota. You can set your sights high and use your strengths to grow within the organization. MnDOT offers superior health and retirement benefits as well as a solid commitment to work-life balance, which provides you the tools to thrive both at work and outside of work.


A Bachelor's degree in Planning, Policy, Geography, Urban Studies, Political Science or a closely related field plus two years professional planning experience that demonstrates the following OR three years professional planning experience that demonstrates the following:

(*NOTE: A Master's degree in Planning, Policy, Geography, Urban Studies, Political Science or a closely related field may substitute for one year of professional planning experience)

•Knowledge of the theory and practice of performance-based transportation planning;

•Knowledge of the use of performance measures;

•Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office, including Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint;

•Human relations skills sufficient to establish effective working relationships with others and to work as a member of an interdisciplinary and/or intergovernmental team.

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    Employer Minnesota Department of Transportation

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