Overview

The Middlesex County Office of Planning is seeking a highly motivated graduate student to assist the Transportation and Mobility Group within the Middlesex County Office of Planning.

The Middlesex County Office of Planning is currently developing the County’s strategic business plan, known as Destination 2040. The selected candidate will assist with several functional plans that are being prepared to operationalize Destination 2040, including a Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan Update, a Vision Zero Plan, an update to County Right-of-Way Plan, and other initiatives. Additionally, the selected candidate may be assigned to specific tasks under other planning projects including a freight movement study, a Countywide Electric Vehicle Readiness Plan and a First/Last Mile Transportation Study.

Preference will be given to students with a transportation planning focus.  Spatial data skills/familiarity with Geographic Information Systems (GIS) is preferred. Candidates must be able to write technical reports exhibiting clarity and accuracy. Please note that the selected candidate will be expected to commit to a minimum of 7 hours per week and may be able to work up to 35 hours depending on availability and workload.
The selected candidates will be required to possess a driver’s license valid in New Jersey.

Interested candidates can email their resume and any other relevant information to planning@co.middlesex.nj.us

To apply for this job email your details to planning@co.middlesex.nj.us