Job post

Director of Land Use and Transportation

Organization: 
Washington County
OR
Salary Range: 
$144,717.24

Are you a seasoned leader in land use and transportation issues? Are you a proven collaborator skilled at working across jurisdictions, with an elected board, and with multi-faceted community partners? Do you have a compelling vision and the ability to effectively lead staff in achieving it? If so, Come Lead with Us by joining the County Administrative Office and Board of Commissioners as the next Director of Land Use and Transportation!

The County is recruiting for a new Director of Land Use and Transportation. This position requires someone with extensive senior management experience guiding successful programs in the areas of land use and transportation and working with political, business and community leaders. The ideal candidate will have experience in more than one of the following: land use planning and community development, transportation policy development and implementation, capital project management, and transportation system maintenance. He or she must communicate effectively both orally and in writing, work constructively with diverse interests and have experience solving problems in a challenging environment.

A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be: Bachelor's Degree in the field of civil engineering, architecture, urban and regional planning, economics, transportation, public administration, business administration, and/or closely related field; AND Ten (10) years of progressively responsible experience in a large, complex transportation, land use, or public works program including at least five (5) years of which were in a supervisory or management capacity. OR Master's Degree in the field of civil engineering, architecture, urban and regional planning, economics, transportation, public administration, business administration and/or closely related field; AND Eight (8) years of progressively responsible experience in a large complex transportation, land use, or public works program or engineering including at least five (5) years of which were in a supervisory or management capacity.

We are accepting applications for this position until June 30, 2019. However, we will start reviewing applications the week of June 17, 2019. This position is subject to closure any time after that date. Interested applicants are encouraged to apply early!

Apply today at http://careers.wc-lut.com