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Development Commission
73 Progress Drive, Waverly, Ohio 45690
Phone: 740-947-2853 or 800-223-7491 in Ohio Fax: 740-947-3468
E-mail: email@ovrdc.org



Research/Planning Specialist


Under the direction of the Development Director, the Research/Planning Specialist is primarily responsible for short and long range transportation plan development, and assistance with implementing OVRDC’s Geographic Information System (GIS) and Global Positioning System (GPS) mapping.  Duties will also include field research and data collection; preparation of maps, reports, correspondence and presentations; and participation in public participation activities.


Associate’s or Bachelor’s Degree in engineering, geography, geology, social science or planning with at least one year of GIS and research experience or education; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.   No special license or certification required. Click here for Job Description.


Excellent benefit package including major medical, dental, and vision insurance. As well as, Ohio Public Employee Retirement System.  Annual salary range $25,000 and up based on education and experience.


Submit cover letter, resume, and three professional references to:


Research/Planning Specialist Position

Ohio Valley Regional Development Commission

73 Progress Drive

Waverly, Ohio 45690-9165




Email to sclark@ovrdc.org


*All resumes must be received by 2:00 p.m. Friday, August 30, 2013.



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