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Featured Job Posting –

Michael Baker Intl. is looking for a Project Manager – Planning. For more information, click here for the full job announcement!

Featured Job Listing – DVRPC – Associate Director, Multimodal Planning

DVRPC is looking for an Associate Director, Multimodal Planning! Click here for the full job listing.

Featured Job Listing – DVRPC – Associate Director, Livable Communities

DVRPC is looking for a Associate Director, Livable Communities! Click here for the full job listing.

Featured Job Listing – DVRPC – Sustainability Program Analyst

DVRPC is looking for a Sustainability Program Analyst! Click here for the full job announcement

Take Our Member Survey!

Take Our Member Survey! (And Maybe Win A Prize!)
The APAPA-SE Section Council wants to hear from you! As the region emerges from COVID-19, we want to know more about our members’ interests and desires. Have an interesting idea for a section event? Want to get involved further? Just want to share your thoughts on the future of planning in the Delaware Valley? Take the survey and let us know what you are thinking about right now.
The survey link is at https://bit.ly/3oYffL3 . One lucky survey taker (selected by random drawing) will win a gift card from APAPA-SE!
We look forward to your responses. The survey will be open for the month of June.

Featured Job Listing – DVRPC – Transportation Planner

Click here for the full job listing and information on how to apply.

Salary Range: Hi $40,000s to Low $50,000s (position level & salary commensurate with education & experience)
Location: Office of Mobility Analysis and Design
Closing Date: When position is filled

The Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission (DVRPC) is the Philadelphia region’s Metropolitan Planning Organization. We believe DVRPC is a place to work, learn, and create a career in a professional and stimulating environment that values diversity, innovation, and bringing your best self to work. If your background and experience match the following vacancy, we would like to hear from you.

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Featured Job Listing – DVRPC – Manager, Office of Capital Programs

DVRPC is looking for a Manager in their Office of Capital Programs!
Click here for the full job announcement



Deadline April 20: Submit a Nomination for APAPASE Section Council

This summer we will hold elections for American Planning Association, Pennsylvania Chapter, Southeast Section (APA PA SE) Officers and Council members. Nominate a friend, nominate a colleague, nominate yourself! All nominations are due NO later than April 20th to elections@apapase.org!

We are taking nominations for Chair, Vice Chair, Treasurer, Secretary, 6-7 Professional Planners, and 2-3 Citizen Planners.

  • The four Section Council Officer positions consist of President, Vice President, Secretary, and Treasurer. Chair provides leadership and guides the development of the chapter, the Vice Chair assists, the Treasurer maintains the budget and all financial matters, while the Secretary administers the documentation and membership of the organization.
  • A Professional Planner is an individual earning a majority of their income practicing planning or who is retired from such occupation. Professional planners are required to be a member of the Pennsylvania Chapter of APA.
  • A Citizen Planner is any appointed or elected official who is involved in planning decisions for the betterment of a state, region, county, city or municipality; who is
    individual who has an interest in furthering the purposes of Association, but who is not a Professional Planner (for example, planning commissioner, planning official, zoning board member, Philadelphia RCO zoning representative, or similar). Elected citizen planners will receive complementary membership to the Pennsylvania Chapter of APA.

If you are interested in serving either in an Officer or Council member position:

  • New members welcome! No previous experience required.
  • AICP not required to join the board.
  • Review the Chapter Bylaws for descriptions of the Officer and Council member duties and responsibilities.
  • Determine if your schedule will allow sufficient time for the position, generally 1-3 hours/month.
  • Speak with current Officers or Council members regarding any questions or concerns.
  • Submit a nomination and brief biography (3-4 sentences) to the Nominating Committee no later than April 20th at: elections@apapase.org. You may also submit a mission statement and picture.

The official elections ballot will be distributed online during the summer by APA national to coincide with their election and voting will end in early September. The results of the election shall be published for Section members in October, with official terms to start in January 2022.

Please visit the APAPA-Southeast Section website for more information about the section.

Featured Job Listing – DVRPC – Summer Internships

DVRPC has opened applications for summer internships! Internships are available for:

Featured Job Listing – DVRPC – Environmental Planner

DVRPC is looking to hire an Environmental Planner!

Click here for the full job announcement.