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Principal Corridor Planner

By March 26, 2024
  • Full Time
  • St. Paul, MN
  • May 3, 2024


Principal Corridor Planner | Up to $90,848/annually

Are you looking for an exciting opportunity to get your foot in the door with State of MN? If so, come join our team at MnDOT in St. Paul, MN!

This position has the flexibility to telework, work a hybrid schedule, or work in the office. The incumbent will be required to make a telework arrangement with their supervisor. The incumbent may be expected to work in the office on occasion.

The Principal Corridor Planner will support the implementation of MnDOT’s Corridor Planning Program, initiated in 2023. The purpose of corridor planning is to connect MnDOT’s adopted policy goals including climate action, transportation safety, and healthy equitable communities to the selection and development of state highway projects. The position will support MnDOT Central Office staff and MnDOT District planning staff in administering and prioritizing corridor plans on selected state highways.

Occasional (5% of time) travel to MnDOT District offices.


We offer excellent employee benefits. Here are some of our amazing benefits:

·       Low-cost medical, dental, prescription drug, & vision coverage with affordable dependent coverage

·       Vacation & sick days including 11 paid holidays

·       Public pension plans, deferred compensation plan & health care savings plan

·       Health & dependent care spending accounts

·       Life, short & long-term disability, & AD&D insurance

·       Paid parental leave, Employee Assistance Program (EAP), tuition reimbursement, & more!


Two years of advanced professional transportation planning experience that demonstrates:

  • Experience with planning principles, methods, and techniques sufficient to develop statewide, regional or community plans.
  • Experience applying state and federal laws, policies, rules, regulations, or planning principles sufficient to evaluate and interpret impact on transportation studies, plans and projects.
  • Experience with data collection, analysis, and reporting methods sufficient to effectively compile, synthesize, evaluate, and share information with management, various agencies and the public.

A Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Planning, Geography, Urban Studies, Sociology, Political Science substitutes for six months of advanced professional experience.


  • Go to www.mn.gov/careers & click “Search Open Positions”
  • Enter the Job Opening ID “75249” in the Keywords search box & click “>>”
  • Click on the Job Title to view the job posting & click “Apply for Job”
  • When prompted for your Referral Source, please list: Ellen

Only applications received on mn.gov/careers will be considered.

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Contact Ellen Behrhorst (MnDOT Recruitment Specialist) for additional information:

Ellen.Behrhorst@state.mn.us | 612.346.8330

To apply for this job email your details to ellen.behrhorst@state.mn.us