Planner/Conservation Agent – City of Salem

The City of Salem seeks qualified and highly motivated planner to join 15-person planning and community development department. Duties include providing technical assistance to Conservation Commission; preparing grant applications; managing projects; undertaking strategic planning initiatives; and working with residents and neighborhood groups. Ideal candidate has strong written and verbal communication skills; familiarity with Wetlands Protection Act, climate resiliency, land use and zoning; computer and interpersonal skills; and ability to interpret development plans. Two or more years’ professional work experience and master’s degree in planning or related discipline preferred. Detailed job description at https://www.salem.com/human-resources/pages/employment-opportunities . An outstanding opportunity to develop your expertise in a dynamic community. Submit cover letter and resume to: jobs@salem.com. Deadline to apply is 4:00 PM, September 25, 2019. AAEOE