Thurston Regional Planning Council (TRPC) is seeking a creative, collaborative, and versatile planner to join our well-regarded team. This is an opportunity for an associate or senior planner to work on a variety of local and regional planning projects, in a positive, well-supported environment. For more information phone 360-956-7575. This position will remain open until filled. Applications will be reviewed beginning August 30th, 2018.
TRPC is located in Olympia, Washington, approximately one hour south of Seattle and two hours north of Portland, Oregon. Residents of the region enjoy a high quality of life and reasonable cost of living amid beautiful natural surroundings. With a current county-wide population of around 282,000, we are one of the fastest growing regions in Washington, making our area an exciting place for regional planning.
TRPC is a Regional Transportation Planning Organization,
The ideal candidate will have:
Planners at the associate level generally work as project managers and/or technical specialists in a particular aspect of planning. Planners at the senior level take on a greater level of responsibility, and work as project managers for high-level and complex projects and/or as high-level technical specialists in a particular aspect of planning.A successful candidate could expect to:
Highly qualified candidates will have knowledge of:
And the ability to:
TRPC provides generous annual leave and employer-paid medical and dental coverage for its employees. The agency is a member of the Washington State Public Employees Retirement System. TRPC provides employer-paid transit passes and supports commute trip reduction measures such as telework, compressed work weeks, and flexible schedules.
Associate Planner: Hiring range for the position is $5,191 – $6,807 per month depending on qualifications.
Senior Planner: Hiring range for the position is $5,728 – $7,514 per month depending on qualifications.
To be considered, applicants must submit all the following:
During the recruitment process, applicants may make inquiries by e‑mail to HR@trpc.org. The most qualified applicants will be invited to take part in an interview process.
This position will remain open until filled. Applications will be reviewed beginning August 30, 2018.