Planner | Nashville | Tennessee

Position Type Full Time - Regular
Requisition # 19-P165-093
Division TN Trans Emp
Office Nashville, Tennessee
Position Location Nashville
Date Posted 02/22/2019


The Nashville office of KCI Technologies, Inc. is looking for a highly talented, creative, and motivated community and transportation planner to join our transportation planning group in our expanding office in Nashville. We work on a wide variety of exciting, high profile projects and are looking for talented staff to help the firm continue our leadership role in community, metropolitan, and statewide transportation planning. In this role, the Planner will work with a team of planners, engineers, and managers on various types of short- and long-range transportation plans, including MPO and statewide plans, multi-modal studies including bicycle and pedestrian plans, freight plans, subarea studies, land use/transportation plans, performance metrics, conduct research in specific or general project areas, participate in public involvement meetings, and prepare graphics and maps to present information.


KCI is seeking a highly talented, creative and motivated person with 4 to 10 years of experience to join our transportation planning group in Nashville. The position requires familiarity with the MPO and statewide transportation planning process, the rules and regulations pertaining to the process, and experience in local, regional, or statewide multi-modal transportation planning.


Working knowledge of ArcGIS and Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Access), excellent technical writing skills with the ability to prepare technical documents and generate report graphics, ability to take initiative, and be a team player that works independently and collaboratively. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills required.

Degrees / Licenses (R)equired – (P)referred

Bachelor's degree in community planning, transportation planning, public administration, civil engineering, landscape architecture, or other related bachelor's degree required.


Must be a highly self-motivated dynamic individual. Pre-employment drug testing is required as a condition of employment. Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled.