The Capital Area Metropolitan Planning Organization (CAMPO) is seeking a highly motivated and experienced transportation modeler to join our team This position is responsible for conducting transportation modeling and analysis tasks in support of short and long-range transportation studies, developing Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) performance measures, assisting with travel forecasting, traffic and transit analysis, and other regional planning efforts.
Duties and Responsibilities: Performs senior level transportation modeling and analysis for Capital Area MPO. This position is responsible for making modifications to and producing output using the Triangle Regional Model (TRM). CAMPO modelers are responsible for representing CAMPO on the TRM technical team and completing assigned tasks through the TRM annual work program. In addition to TRM responsibilities, CAMPO modelers are responsible for coordinating regional air quality conformity analysis reporting activities. CAMPO modelers develop and coordinate performance measures for the MPO and assist other staff with transportation analysis, travel forecasting, traffic and transit analysis, and other regional planning efforts. Researches and prepares technical reports and plans on complex issues including roadway capacity analysis, socio-economic data analysis, travel surveys and performance metrics.
This position is an exciting opportunity to join a team of motivated professionals and establish a career in regional transportation and transit planning while gaining experience in one of the region's fastest-growing markets. This position will be responsible for a variety of tasks in support of various transit planning and programming initiatives.
Duties and Responsibilities: This is a newly-created position developed to provide technical assistance to the MPO with its Wake Transit program responsibilities. The MPO is responsible for transit planning activities including the administration of the project-level concurrence process for projects funded through Wake Transit; managing the Community Funding Area Program including providing technical transit planning assistance to local towns and agencies, prioritizing projects for funding, and monitoring project progress; managing consultant-led projects for Wake Transit implementation planning; and managing the development of the annual Wake Transit Work Plan including multi-year capital and operating programs; staffing the Wake Transit Planning Advisory Committee (TPAC); and maintaining the multi-year Wake Transit Vision Plan. This is an entry-level position that will report to the CAMPO Wake Transit Program Manager, and will assist with all aspects of the MPO's Wake Transit work. This position will involve providing technical support, research, administration, and coordination with partner agencies to ensure the MPO's Wake Transit responsibilities are carried out in an efficient and effective fashion. Attention to detail, ability to prioritize and complete tasks with competing deadlines, and ability to produce high-quality work in a fast-paced work environment are essential. This position is a key member of the MPO's team focused on delivering effective and efficient transit planning services to our member governments and partner agencies.