NIRPC Employment Opportunities

Job Description

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Northwestern Indiana Regional Planning Commission (NIRPC) is the Council of Government and Metropolitan Planning Organization for a region of 750,000 people in Lake, Porter, and LaPorte Counties of Indiana Part of the Chicago Metropolitan Area. NIRPC provides a forum that enables the citizens of Northwest Indiana to address regional issues relating to transportation, the environment and community, and economic development. More information about NIRPC is available at

8-12 week internship will include work in some or all of the following areas:
a) Local planning, zoning, and or environmental ordinance review and analysis
b) Transportation, demographic, or economic data exploration and analysis
c) Geographic Information System data collection, update and analysis
d) Opportunities to attend, participate, and present in public outreach activities and meetings with a wide variety of public officials.

Hourly Compensation: Undergraduate Students $10; Graduate Students $12

Please email applications by JUNE 1. Send cover letter, resume and contact information for 2-3 references to:

Carolyn Brown
Northwestern Indiana Regional Planning Commission
6100 Southport Road Portage, IN 46368-6409
219-763-6060, ext. 127; fax 762-1653