Staff Planner – City of Gloucester

Community Development Department – Planning Division – Interested in working in one of the most dynamic cities in New England? Want to work in a fast paced and collaborative environment? The city of Gloucester is seeking qualified, experienced, and energetic candidates for the position of Staff Planner within the Community Development Department, to engage in development review and to undertake planning initiatives for the sustained growth and vitality of Gloucester, Massachusetts. This position will have a leading role in implementing housing policy, open space and resilience planning and project reviews. Work requires project management, policy analysis and the management of processes to facilitate extensive community involvement. Excellent written and oral communication skills needed. Excellent interpersonal skills required. The successful candidate will have a minimum of a bachelor’s degree in planning, or closely related field, and two years of related professional experience. The starting salary ranges $58,017.69 – $63,441.12 annually. Deadline: Dec. 19. A full description is available on the city of Gloucester’s website at: http://gloucester-ma.gov/Jobs.aspx?UniqueId=76&From=All&CommunityJobs=False&JobID=Staff-Planner-330