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The Boulder County Community Planning and Permitting Department is seeking to hire a Vision Zero Program Manager at the Senior Planner or Planner II level. In this new position, the successful candidate will have a unique opportunity to build Boulder County's Vision Zero program from the ground up, developing and sustaining a data-driven, comprehensive and proactive Vision Zero program that supports our Transportation Master Plan goal of eliminating fatal and serious injury crashes in unincorporated Boulder County by 2035.

An early assignment will be leading the development of our first-ever Vision Zero Action Plan, recently funded by the USDOT’s Safer Streets & Roads for All (SS4A) program. In this role, you'll perform a variety of complex planning duties and work with a team of planners, engineers and policy makers to advance transportation safety projects. The ideal candidate will thrive in a dynamic and evolving environment, be committed to working collaboratively with advocates, the public and diverse stakeholders, and have a proven track record of success in planning and implementing innovative transportation safety initiatives.

This is a full-time, benefited position. The schedule will be Monday - Friday, working 40 hours per week with flexibility, including a potential for occasional evening and weekend hours to facilitate or support public meetings and/or attend outreach events. This hybrid position will work both remotely and in-person. Under Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) guidelines, this position is exempt.

As part of a comprehensive benefits package, new employees receive an 80-hour bank of vacation at the time of hire, in addition to 8 hours of both vacation and medical leave accruals each month.

Annual Salary:

  • Senior Planner: $78,720.00 - $113,352.00
  • Planner II: $67,944.00 - $97,848.00

Hiring Salary Range:

  • Senior Planner: $78,720.00 - $96,036.00
  • Planner II: $67,944.00 - $82,896.00

Closes: 11/27/2023 11:59 PM MST

Looking for something else? Boulder County will also be posting positions for a Long Range Planner I, Transit Program Manager and Transit Compliance Specialist in the coming months. Please continue to check our current job offerings at