Towns of Durham & Middlefield – Town Planner

The Towns of Durham and Middlefield, CT are seeking a full-time Town Planner. This position will offer a unique, professional opportunity to engage in planning for two communities that jointly provide various critical municipal functions. The Towns work collaboratively on many projects and have shared the services of the same consulting planner for over 20 years. They are now interested in retaining the services of a full-time professional planner. Durham and Middlefield are rural, bedroom communities that have exciting growth potential. The position provides full medical and retirement benefits. Salary Range $75,000 – $85,000 based on qualifications and experience.

Qualifications: This position requires a Master’s Degree in Planning or a related degree from an accredited college or program; and have experience in Planning or Community Development, or any equivalent combination of education, training and work experience. Certification or working toward certification by the American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) is required. 

Application Process: Send Application, Resume and Cover Letter to First Selectman, Town of Durham, P.O. Box 428, Durham, CT 06422 or by email to:

Application Deadline: August 30, 2019

For detailed information regarding the position and to obtain an application visit the Durham town website,