Planning Intern Passaic County)

The Passaic County Department of Planning and Economic Development is seeking a Planning intern. The intern will provide assistance on a wide range of transportation and land use projects.

Interested candidates should be enrolled or recently graduated from an undergraduate or graduate program in planning or closely related field. Applicants should have familiarity with topics such as transportation planning, bicycle and pedestrian planning, complete streets, sustainability and green infrastructure, historic preservation, and economic development.
Tasks will include assisting planning staff with several ongoing programs and technical studies including the County’s Complete Streets Implementation Program, the County’s Strategic Infrastructure Investment Plan, Open Space grant program, and several bike and pedestrian implementation projects. Responsibilities will also include assistance on North Jersey Transportation Planning Authority (NJTPA) grants and ongoing transportation planning activities associated with the annual Subregional Transportation Planning (STP) program.

The intern will need to be available a minimum of two (2) days a week up to a maximum of five (5) days/week in the Planning office located at 401 Grand Street in Paterson, NJ. The salary is $20.00 /hour. Applicants must have a valid driver’s license.

How to Apply:

Interested candidates can submit their cover letter, resume, a writing sample, and any other work samples and completed job application form (https://www.passaiccountynj.org/departments/human-resources/employment-application) to Planning Director, Massiel Ferrara at massielf@passaiccountynj.org by COB January 31, 2023.

Passaic County is an equal opportunity employer.