Thurston Regional Planning Council (TRPC) is seeking an associate transportation planner with strong technical skills to join our well-regarded team. This is an opportunity to work on a variety of local and regional planning projects in a positive, well-supported environment. For more information visit www.trpc.org or phone (360) 956-7575. This position will remain open until filled. Applicants are encouraged to submit their application by February 14, 2020.
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 286,000, we are one of the fastest growing regions in Washington, making our area an exciting place for regional planning.
TRPC currently has a staff of 20, with six planning staff, as well as administrative, outreach, GIS and transportation modeling specialists. The successful candidate will work within our team structure to manage and support a variety of projects, mainly related to transportation planning. Examples include:
Find full application information and materials on the agency’s website at www.trpc.org, or phone Thurston Regional Planning Council at (360) 956-7575. Email application materials to HR@trpc.org, or mail or hand deliver to 2424 Heritage Court SW Suite A, Olympia, WA 98502. Thurston Regional Planning Council is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages diversity throughout the organization. If special accommodations to apply for this position are needed, please telephone and ask for our ADA Coordinator. For TDD users, please use the State’s toll-free relay service by calling (800) 833-6388 and ask the operator to dial 360-956-7575.
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.
Reference and criminal background checks are part of TRPC's recruitment process, subject to state law.