Our Job Opportunities

Triangle J’s region is diverse, dynamic, and growing.  Managing this growth and enhancing the region’s quality of life requires partnerships and collaboration.  And that’s why the region relies on the Triangle J Council of Governments and our talented team of problem-solvers. 

Our staff members support TJCOG’s mission and build a stronger regional community through addressing major regional issues related to transportation, resiliency, water, affordable housing, economic development, and aging and human services that extend beyond the jurisdiction of a county or city.  Staff ensures TJCOG remains a trusted source of data and analysis that informs decision makers and calls attention to important trends.

Discover why TJCOG is a great place to work, learn and invest in your career! 

Thank you for your interest in employment with Triangle J Council of Governments!  

Employment Opportunities:

Principal Planner: Water Resources & Resiliency 

  • Initial review of applicants begins September 14, 2020

Regional Planner: Planner II

  • Initial review of applicants begins August 28, 2020

How to Apply for a Position

Download TJCOG employment application here.

 Send completed application package(cover letter, completed application and resume) to: 

*Due to COVID-19, only email applications are being accepted.  TJCOG employees are teleworking through December 31, 2020.  

  • Triangle J Council of Governments
  • 4307 Emperor Blvd, Suite 110
  • Durham, NC  27703
  • Or by email to employment@tjcog.org  with the subject: NAME OF THE POSITION YOU ARE APPLYING FOR 

You will receive an e-mail confirming your submission.

TJCOG staff will only contact you if requesting an interview.

Incomplete applications will not be considered. 


TJCOG is an Equal Opportunity Employer and designated Best Workplace for Commuters.