Considerable knowledge of transportation planning principles, practices and theory; and of Federal transportation long range planning requirements and procedures; and, of the principles of land use planning.
Considerable knowledge of public information and input processes, and the ability to clearly and credibly present information about Agency policies and transportation planning issues in public forums.
Considerable knowledge of the Vermont Agency of Transportation programs, objectives and procedures, and of the structure and interaction among federal, state, regional, and local organizations involved in planning.
Considerable knowledge of transportation planning tools and methods, particularly Geographic Information Systems (GIS) applications and transportation modeling.
Ability to plan, develop and implement, or manage the implementation, of complex transportation planning studies effectively addressing highway, rail, air, public transportation and freight movement issues and concerns.
Ability to coordinate transportation planning effectively within the required agency processes.
Ability to plan, develop and implement or manage the implementation of complex transportation planning studies Ability to design studies, perform statistical research, and analyze results.
Ability to work collaboratively and communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, with a wide variety of audiences. Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Master's degree AND four (4) or more years of progressively responsible experience in transportation, land use, or natural resources planning; managing a transportation program, system, or business; civil or transportation engineering; community or regional planning; or transportation logistics and goods movement, INCLUDING two (2) or more years of experience implementing comprehensive transportation studies and plans.
Bachelor's degree AND six (6) or more years as defined above INCLUDING two (2) or more years of experience implementing comprehensive transportation studies and plans.
Two years as an AOT Planning Coordinator I with the State of Vermont.