H-GAC is seeking a Principal Planner to join the Sustainable Development team within our Community & Environmental Department. The Principal Planner is responsible for major elements of H-GAC initiatives that improve coordination of land use and transportation planning and promote best practices for community planning and development.
The individual will be responsible for the execution of large scale plans for assigned programs, projects or initiatives including Livable Centers studies. In addition, the Principal Planner will help develop resource materials around cutting-edge and critical planning topics for local governments in the region. The individual will also conceptualize, organize, and conduct training sessions to promote awareness and use of best practices for local governments. A background in budget management, project reporting, and performance evaluation is important.