Town Planner/Conservation Agent – Town of Spencer

The Town of Spencer seeks candidates for the position of Town Planner / Conservation Agent. This position reports to the Town Administrator and is responsible for planning, directing, managing, and overseeing the Town’s planning, economic development, and conservation activities, including direct staffing and support of the Planning Board, Zoning Board of Appeals, and Conservation Commission.

Responsible for providing professional and technical support in the evaluation of land use, demographic, economic and other data relating to the built and natural environment, as well as application review for the Conservation, Planning,  and Zoning Boards.

Successful candidates will have at minimum a bachelor’s degree in planning or a related field; experience in environmental science or wetlands;  and from one to two years of experience in local government; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. This is a full-time 37-hour per week position, with a salary range of $72,424 – $77,500 DOQ. Open until filled. First review on July 11.

Visit https://www.spencerma.gov/home/pages/employment-opportunities for a job description, application and additional details. Submit letter and resume to Town Administrator, Town of Spencer, 157 Main St., Spencer, MA 01562, or email jbridges@spencerma.gov  AA/EOE