Land Use Agent – Town of Ashby

The Town of Ashby is seeking a part-time Land Use Agent, to serve as the Town’s principal planning resource. The Agent will be responsible for projects focused on priority planning efforts and for assisting town officials with issues involving planning, zoning, and sustainable community development.

A bachelor’s degree with specialization in municipal planning, land use, or environmental planning is preferred, along with two or more years of experience in a municipal planning department, knowledge of Massachusetts zoning laws, rural economic development and agricultural zoning – or any equivalent combination of education and experience. The complete job description is available on the Town website (

  • Salary: up to $11,000 per year, commensurate with education and experience.
  • Up to $45 per hour. Work on location and from home.
  • Applications are expected on or before Monday December 2, 2019.
  • The application period will remain open until the position has been filled.

Submit resume and cover letter to Land Use Department, Town Hall, 895 Main St., Ashby MA 01431, or email