Planner/Senior Planner – Pioneer Valley Planning Commission

Regional planning agency seeks to hire up to two (2) planners, either Planner or Senior Planner to work in its Community Development Section.  Desired qualifications include previous experience in a similar field; strong writing and verbal communication skills; knowledge of state/federal programs; strong organizational skills; and demonstrated experience in community development, municipal government, and grant writing.  Minimum qualifications are as follows:

Planner – 2 years professional work experience and a bachelor’s degree in regional planning or related discipline, or equivalent education and work experience. Starting salary is $40,000 to $45,000 with benefits, depending on qualifications and experience.

Senior Planner – 5 years professional work experience and a bachelor’s degree in regional planning or related discipline (master’s preferred), or equivalent education and work experience. Starting salary is $46,000 to $58,000 with benefits, depending on qualifications and experience.

Please submit a cover letter, resume and three references to Indrani Kowlessar, Office Manager/Executive Assistant, Pioneer Valley Planning Commission, 60 Congress Street, Springfield, MA 01104, email: ikowlessar@pvpc.org. The deadline for first review is July 10, 2020.  While position(s) will remain open until filled or the recruitment is cancelled, first consideration will be given to applications meeting the July 10, 2020 deadline. The PVPC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion or disability in employment or the provision of services.  An AA/EOE.