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Employment Opportunities at the HRTPO

(Updated 12/2/2016)

 

Community Planner - Starting Salary: $47,000 - $57,000 DOQ/DOE

The Hampton Roads Transportation Planning Organization (HRTPO) is seeking a candidate for a Community & Public Involvement Planner. The HRTPO serves as the Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) for the Hampton Roads region of Virginia and serves over 1.7 million people in 15 jurisdictions.  The Community & Public Involvement Planner will assist in the implementation of public outreach activities to engage the general public and key business stakeholders to enhance and improve the work of the HRTPO.  Qualified applicants must be a U.S. citizen or a permanent resident.  Send cover letter, résumé and writing sample to Kelli Arledge, Human Resources Administrator, Hampton Roads Transportation Planning Organization, 723 Woodlake Drive, Chesapeake, Virginia 23320, or via email to karledge@hrpdcva.gov.  HRTPO is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

For more information on this position, including education, experience, knowledge, skills, abilities and benefits, click HERE.

CLOSING DATE:  Open until filled; résumés reviewed on an ongoing basis. Résumé review begins November 1, 2016.

 

Transportation Engineer - Starting Salary: $47,000-$57,000 DOQ/DOE

The Hampton Roads Transportation Planning Organization (HRTPO) is seeking a candidate for a Transportation Engineer.  This position requires a minimum of a Master’s degree in Civil Engineering with a transportation focus.  The successful candidate must demonstrate knowledge of the theories, principles, and techniques of transportation planning and analysis.   The HRTPO serves as the Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) for the Hampton Roads region of Virginia and serves over 1.7 million people in 15 jurisdictions. 

Send cover letter and résumé to Kelli Arledge, Human Resources Administrator, Hampton Roads Transportation Planning Organization, 723 Woodlake Drive, Chesapeake, Virginia 23320, or via email to karledge@hrpdcva.gov.  EOE

For more information on this position, including education, experience, knowledge, skills, abilities and benefits, click HERE.

CLOSING DATE:  Open until filled.

 

Graphics Designer - Starting Salary: $42,000 - $50,000 DOQ/DOE

The Hampton Roads Transportation Planning Organization (HRTPO) is seeking a candidate for a Graphics Designer.  This position aids in the development of compelling, professional visual design to communicate to and educate the public and other stakeholders about the HRTPO and its mission, programs and policies.  Primary responsibilities include providing input on strategy and innovative message delivery for distinct target audiences and interpreting and distilling highly technical information for mainstream audiences.  This position has a strong emphasis on data-driven and digital design and includes facilitating the HRTPO website and professionally producing content for and managing the website, to include moving content around the website, uploading images and files and working within the website’s content management system (cms) to ensure that the website is current and accurate.  Qualified applicants must be a U.S. citizen or a permanent resident.  If interviewed, candidates must present portfolio with recent desktop and mobile work.

Send cover letter & résumé to Kelli Arledge, Human Resources Administrator, Hampton Roads Transportation Planning Organization, 723 Woodlake Drive, Chesapeake, Virginia 23320, or via email to karledge@hrpdcva.gov.  HRTPO is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

For more information on this position, including education, experience, knowledge, skills, abilities and benefits, click HERE.

CLOSING DATE:  Open until filled; résumés reviewed on an ongoing basis.

Employment Opportunities at the HRPDC

 

REGIONAL ECONOMIST – Salary Commensurate with Qualifications & Experience. The Hampton Roads Planning District Commission (HRPDC) is seeking a candidate for the position of Regional Economist. The successful candidate will have a strong background in economics with general knowledge of econometrics, input-output analysis and the ability to develop research methodologies. Applicant must be able to collect and analyze economic data, prepare analytical reports and findings and develop and prepare programs and policies to aid decision makers on issues of regional importance. The position requires research and analytical skills to prepare short and long range forecasts of the region’s economy as well as forecasts for major industries with ability to effectively communicate findings to a variety of audiences. Master’s degree in Economics, Statistics, Planning or related field; Bachelor’s degree with 2 - 5 years of relevant professional experience will be considered in lieu of a Master’s degree.  Ideal candidate will have experience in economic analysis. Candidates should submit a letter of interest and resume to Kelli Arledge, Human Resources Administrator, Hampton Roads Planning District Commission, 723 Woodlake Drive, Chesapeake, Virginia 23320, or via email at karledge@hrpdcva.gov.   EOE 

Closing Date:  Open Until Filled

Additional information on this position is available here. 

COASTAL ANALYST/PLANNER – Starting Salary:  $42,000 - $48,000 DOQ/DOE

The Hampton Roads Planning District Commission, a regional planning agency, representing the interests of the 1.7 million residents in the 17 localities of Hampton Roads, is seeking a Coastal Analyst/Planner.   The successful candidate will have expertise in urban and environmental planning and geographic information systems to support the HRPDC Coastal Resiliency Program.  The Coastal Resiliency Program is responsible for identifying and implementing regional priorities for research, analysis and policy development on issues related to coastal resiliency to support local government planning and implementation efforts.  Requires regular travel to meetings within the Hampton Roads region and occasional travel to other locations within coastal Virginia.  Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest and résumé to Kelli Arledge, Human Resources Administrator, Hampton Roads Planning District Commission, 723 Woodlake Drive, Chesapeake, Virginia 23320, or via email at karledge@hrpdcva.gov.    EOE

Closing date:  Open until filled.

Additonal informatoin on this position is available HERE.

PROGRAM SUPPORT SPECIALIST – Starting Salary:  $50,000

The Hampton Roads Planning District Commission (HRPDC), a regional planning agency, representing the interests of the 1.7 million residents in the 17 localities of Hampton Roads, is seeking a Program Support Specialist to perform complex and responsible technical, administrative & analytical work to support the departments within the organization.   The successful candidate will have experience in collecting and analyzing data and/or documentation and have the ability to provide technical assistance to staff to improve documents, reports and presentations (e.g., formatting and graphics).  Must have strong communication skills and experience in proofing & editing policy newsletters, whitepapers and technical reports.  The Program Support Specialist will assist with programmatic and financial management of grants, projects and initiatives. 

Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest and résumé to Kelli Arledge, Human Resources Administrator, Hampton Roads Planning District Commission, 723 Woodlake Drive, Chesapeake, Virginia 23320, or via email at karledge@hrpdcva.gov.    EOE

Closing date:  Open until filled.

For more information on this position, including education, experience, knowledge, skills, abilities and benefits, click HERE.


Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)
The HRTPO maintains a drug and alcohol free workplace
Employees who violate this policy are subject to disciplinary action, up to and including termination

 

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