Associate Planner/Senior Planner

Posted: November 27, 2018
Closes: Open until filled
Starting Salary: Associate $40-50,000/Senior $50-60,000
Hours: Full Time
Area of Focus: Active Transportation

The Des Moines Area Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) seeks to fill a planner position on its staff.  The position will be filled as either a Associate Planner or Senior Planner depending on the qualifications of the applicant selected.  An exempt, full time position, the Associate or Senior Planner will work under the general direction of the MPO’s Principal Planner, and in consultation with the MPO’s Assistant Director and/or Executive Director, to perform a variety of professional transportation planning assignments and activities.  More specifically, the position will be focused on Active Transportation planning.  To view the complete job advertisement, please click here.

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How to Apply

The applicant is required to submit the following documents:

Cover Letter

The application is submitted online.  The cover letter and resume should be emailed to Dylan Mullenix at

The Des Moines Area Metropolitan Planning Organization is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified disabled applicants who need a reasonable accommodation in order to take the examination/interview must inform this office before the interview date.

Applicants must successfully pass a pre-employment physical and drug screen before beginning employment with the Des Moines Area Metropolitan Planning Organization. The position is open until filled.  Applications will begin being reviewed on December 10, 2018.  Anticipated start date is early January 2019.