Town Planner – Town of Westminster

Town of Westminster is seeking highly responsible and qualified applicants for a full-time Town Planner position.

Duties and Responsibilities: The Town Planner assists the Planning Board with its review of new Subdivision Plans, Site Plans, Approval Not Required (ANR) Plans, and those Special Permits under the Board’s jurisdiction. The Planner is also responsible for preparing and maintaining the Town’s Community Master Plan, and coordinating economic development activities. The Planner also assists the Open Space Committee with the updating and maintenance of the Town’s Open Space & Recreation Plan.

The Town Planner helps the Planning Board with the administration of its caseload, prepares grant applications on behalf of all municipal departments/boards/committees, engages in long-range planning studies, represents the Town in State and regional planning initiatives, and works on special projects assigned by the Board of Selectmen and Planning Board.

Requirements: Master’s degree in Urban Planning; minimum of seven to ten (7-10) years related work experience in an municipal planning experience; or any equivalent combination of education, training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the essential functions of the job. Certification as Town Planner by the AICP is preferred but not required.

For complete job description and application visit: www.westminster-ma.gov/human-resources . Submit application, cover letter and resume to: Personnel Department, Town Hall 11 South Street, Westminster, MA 01473

All resumes must be received no later than September 02, 2022; applications reviewed daily. DOEQ.EOE