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Multiple Planning Jobs with City of Philadelphia Office of Complete Streets : urbanplanning

The Managing Director’s Office of Transportation, Infrastructure, and Sustainability (OTIS) is charged with driving change through our transportation and infrastructure systems. OTIS leads a portfolio of departments, including Streets Transportation, Streets Sanitation, Philadelphia Water Department (PWD), and the Office of Sustainability to provide cost-effective quality services with a focus on the resident. OTIS collaborates with a wide variety of organizations such as Amtrak, DVRPC, PATCO, PennDOT, and SEPTA. OTIS is currently hiring for the following positions within the Office of Complete Streets:

  • Complete Streets Transit Project Coordinators: “Transit Project Coordinators will be part of a team of planners, engineers, and other professionals with a portfolio of projects in a specific region of the city. The Transit Project Coordinator will serve as the subject matter expert on transit design and transit agency coordination to ensure that transit operations and transit users are considered in each project in their area.”

  • Complete Streets Community Coordinators: “Each Community Coordinator will be part of a team of planners, engineers, and other professionals with a portfolio of projects in a specific region of the city. They will collaborate closely with the team to assure that the community voice is centered in each project that OTIS undertakes. The Community Coordinator will be a liaison—they will build relationships to ensure the voices of the community members are represented, and they will also advocate for the importance of each project within the communities where they will be built. The Community Coordinator will be responsible for making sure that the work of the project team is clear, concise, and communicated to the external stakeholders and community members who will be impacted.”

  • Complete Streets Bicycle & Pedestrian Project Coordinators: “Bicycle and Pedestrian Project Coordinators will be part of a team of planners, engineers, and other professionals with a portfolio of projects in a specific region of the city. They will serve as a subject matter expert on bike and pedestrian safety to ensure that the needs of bicycle riders and walkers are considered in each project in their area.”

  • Complete Streets Vision Zero Project Coordinators: “Each VZ Project Coordinator will be part of a team of planners, engineers, and other professionals with a portfolio of projects in a specific region of the city. They will serve as the subject matter expert on the Vision Zero initiative to ensure that all projects in their region incorporate the best practices for traffic safety. They are responsible for advancing the goals set out in the Vision Zero Action Plan during the entire lifecycle of the project plan with complete, accurate and current data points and results.”

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