Chattanooga-Hamilton County Regional Planning Agency
Chattanooga, TN United States
The ideal Planning Analyst has a solid foundation in urban planning and is able to use Geographic Information Systems (GIS) as a tool to conduct research, gather data, and analyze information to prepare reports on findings and analysis.
This position is responsible for developing and managing complex and advanced technical analyses and research projects, such as population and land use analysis and forecasts; preparing data analysis, policy analysis, and feasibility and impact analyses; developing and maintaining the planning and transportation information system and providing consultation and support for other research and analytical projects.
The Chattanooga-Hamilton County Regional Planning Agency (RPA) provides planning services for Chattanooga-Hamilton County in Tennessee, and portions of North Georgia, a region celebrated for its innovation in urban revitalization, public-private partnerships, and citizen-led planning. The RPA houses the regional Metropolitan Planning Organization and integrates the agency's transportation and land use planning functions to promote a more holistic and coordinated planning approach. More information about the RPA may be found at www.chcrpa.org.
Work requires limited supervision and the use of independent judgment and discretion.