The Atlanta Regional Commission (ARC) is the regional planning and intergovernmental coordination agency that focuses on issues critical to the region’s success, including growth and development, transportation, water resources, services for older adults and workforce solutions. ARC is dedicated to unifying the region’s collective resources to prepare the metropolitan area for a prosperous future. This is done through professional planning initiatives, the provision of objective information and the involvement of the community in collaborative partnerships.
The Community Development Group is within the Center for Livable Communities and manages initiatives undertaken through the Community Development Assistance Program (CDAP), Livable Centers Initiative (LCI), and other activities.
This position will be responsible for performing entry level professional planning duties including gathering, compiling and analyzing data; coordinating project logistics; and assisting with program administration and project management. This individual is expected to play a key role in work carried out through CDAP, LCI and local and regional comprehensive plans. This is a full-time temporary position (37.5 hours on average per week) that may be eligible for the High-Deductible Health Plan.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES AND COMPETENCIES:
MINIMUM QUALIFICATION (equivalent combination acceptable):
In addition to the detailed examples of responsibilities and abilities contained herein, all employees of the Atlanta Regional Commission are expected to model behavior consistent with the guiding principles outlined in our Evolution Strategy. Specifically, incumbents are responsible for demonstrating work habits that are: