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Transportation Planner

The Flint Hills Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO), located in Manhattan, Kansas, serves ten jurisdictions with a combined population of nearly 100,000 and 247 square miles. The MPO is seeking a Transportation Planner to work on various projects ranging from Long Range Transportation Plans, TIP and other documents, to Safe Routes to School reports.

Candidates should prepare a cover letter, no longer than two pages, expressing interest in the position and stating the qualities they possess to adequately fulfill the responsibilities outlined in the position description. Specifically, experience with transportation planning, experience with data management, GIS and graphic design software, and establishing and maintaining effective professional relationships.

The following items should be submitted to FHMPO@FlintHillsMPO.org to be considered for the position.

  • Resume

  • Cover letter

  • Three professional references, including complete contact information

This position will remain open until filled.