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Employment Opportunities at the HRTPO/HRPDC

(Updated 06/26/2020)

DEPUTY EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR – Starting Salary $140,000

The Hampton Roads Transportation Planning Organization (HRTPO) is seeking a highly qualified professional for the position of Deputy Executive Director.  The successful candidate will guide and supervise the activities of professional staff in a regional planning office in the areas of transportation planning and engineering.  The position requires significant public sector knowledge with demonstrated knowledge of the theories, principles, and techniques of transportation planning and analysis as well as strong consensus building, personnel and budget management skills.  The successful candidate will have a comprehensive understanding of federal and state transportation planning and programming requirements as well as a full understanding of MPO laws and regulations.  The Deputy Executive Director assists the Executive Director in providing strategic and dynamic leadership and management for the agency’s transportation planning activities and oversees the integration of policy, funding, innovation and operational elements of the HRTPO’s work.  Qualified applicants must be a U.S. citizen or a permanent resident. 

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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  EOE 

Closing date:  Open until filled.  Résumés reviewed on a rolling basis beginning July 15, 2020.


Administrative Assistant – Part-time - $15/hr DOE/DOQ   The Hampton Roads Planning District Commission is seeking a candidate for a part-time Administrative Assistant for approximately 25 hrs/wk. to help support the administrative duties of the organization. Applicants must possess strong interpersonal and communication skills and be able to perform a variety of complex administrative duties to assist multiple departments and staff. Position requires schedule flexibility & dependability; regular attendance is essential.  Must have demonstrated experience with Microsoft Office products with excellent organizational skills.  Must exhibit exceptional attention to detail, be self-motivated to work independently and be able to multi-task in a busy environment. Graduation from high school or equivalent with a minimum of one year experience in an office/administrative support environment.  Please send cover letter and resume to Kelli Arledge, Human Resources Administrator, HRPDC, 723 Woodlake Drive, Chesapeake, VA 23320 or by email to  EOE 

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Closing date:  Résumés reviewed on a rolling basis and position is open until filled.  

Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)

EEO/ADA Compliance: The HRTPO is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ADA requires the HRPDC to provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. Prospective and current employees are invited to discuss accommodations with management.

The HRTPO participates in E-Verify and will provide the federal government with your Form I-9 information to confirm that you are authorized to work in the U.S.  Click here for more information.

The HRTPO maintains a drug and alcohol free workplace
Employees who violate this policy are subject to disciplinary action, up to and including termination