Town Planner – Town of Acushnet

The town of Acushnet (pop. 10,303) seeks a qualified, motivated and experienced candidate for the position of Town Planner to provide professional community planning and development. Responsible for reviewing applications and advising the Planning Board concerning the development of land, comprehensive planning, and the Subdivision Control Law as it relates to the Board’s Rules and Regulations on development. Reviews the town’s zoning bylaws and assists in recommending updates. Assists with the implementation of the Master Plan. This is a 35 hour per week position with a salary range of $47,000-$57,000, commensurate with experience. Bachelor’s degree or higher in geography, planning, public administration, landscape or architecture preferred. The preferred candidate would be a current member of the American Planning Association, or has the ambition to work toward becoming a member. Send letter of interest and resume to the Town Administrator, 122 Main Street, Acushnet, MA 02743. See the town website for a complete job description and qualifications: Open until filled, EOE/AA employer.