Directs metropolitan transportation planning and integration as the outward face of planning for UTA. Advances strategic planning for regional transportation goals through interaction with community and transportation leaders. Fosters positive policies relating to land use and environmental stewardship with an emphasis on UTA’s commitment to social equity. Leads UTA strategic planning and service planning programs consistent with transportation planning priorities. Coordinates efforts of capital development projects with bus and rail service delivery. Oversees develops and makes recommendations to base service levels in accordance with UTA financial goals.
Master's Degree in Urban Planning, Transportation Engineering, or related field.
Seven years in strategic transit planning including at least five years managing strategic processes and related work experience. Understanding of federal funding and grant application process. Background and experience in Strategic Planning, Urban Planning, Statistics, GIS, Public Administration, and Economics with demonstrated leadership and communication skills.
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An equivalent combination of relevant education and experience.
[UTA reserves the right to determine the equivalencies of education and experience.]
Pay Rate: Salary range starts at $106,835. Salary based upon education and experience.
Close Date: Open until filled
About Utah Transit Authority
The capability to achieve our mission is tied directly to the capability of our workforce. UTA is committed to achieving a high performing organizational culture where every employee is passionate about serving our customers. We have a culture of safety, environmental and fiscal responsibility. Our employees make up a diverse workforce, are engaged and committed to improving their work every day. We inspire our employees to be problems solvers focused on improving the customer experience and enhancing the service we provide. We improve quality of life for our employees and our communities.