Full Time Position - Bay Trail Planner - ABAG
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April 15, 2004
NOTICE OF OPEN POSITION
The Association of Bay Area Governments is recruiting to develop a
list for the position of Bay Trail Planner
(P2/P3), Job Number 04-129.
Bay Trail Planner (P2/P3)
SALARY RANGE: $4,168 - $6,042/mo., depending on education and experience.
Excellent benefits including up to
$100/mo. reimbursement for public transit costs, California Public
Retirement System with 7% employee contribution paid by ABAG.
ASSIGNMENT: The Bay Trail Planner performs a wide variety of professional
and technical planning assignments related to implementing the San
Bay Trail. Typical tasks include: coordinate with local government,
districts, agencies and private entities on trail development; conduct
research and field surveys; review plans and environmental documents to
determine consistency; accurately assess a project or development proposal
and identify potential barriers to trail development and strategies to
overcome obstacles; represent the Bay Trail Project at various meetings
events; maintain communication with related agencies; and administer
construction and planning grants to local governments.
The P3 position requires additional background and expertise in planning
and/or grant administration including contracting, project tracking and
management. Key requirements: knowledge of principles and practices of
and regional planning and development; environmental review, including
excellent written and verbal communication skills; creative
good organization and documentation skills; a desire to work as part of a
team; the ability to establish and maintain good working relationships
agency partners; and an ability to take initiative and exercise good
Preferred skills include: familiarity with bicycle, trail or recreational
planning and site design; GIS mapping; nonprofit or community outreach
experience; media outreach; and preparing grants or proposals.
EXPERIENCE/ A typical way to obtain the required knowledge and experience
1) BA/BS from an accredited college or university with major course work
urban planning or related field.
2) Minimum of one year of relevant professional experience for P2
minimum of three years of relevant professional experience for P3
SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE AND AN AGENCY APPLICATION IS REQUIRED AND MAY
http://www.abag.ca.gov/bayarea/commerce/globe/globe.html OR BY SENDING A
SELF-ADDRESSED, STAMPED ENVELOPE TO
ABAG - H.R. 04-129, 101 8TH STREET, OAKLAND, CA 94607-4756. FOR
CALL 510/464-8496. POSITION IS OPEN
UNTIL FILLED AND MAY BE CLOSED AT ANY TIME. ABAG IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY
EMPLOYER. QUALIFIED DISABLED
INDIVIDUALS ARE PROTECTED AGAINST DISCRIMINATION.
The following is a link to the job description and supplemental