Senior Planner, and Planning Analyst – City of Worcester

The Executive Office of Economic Development, Planning & Regulatory Services Division, seeks to fill two vacancies: a Senior Planner position and a Planning Analyst position. Both positions are responsible for supporting a variety of current and long-range planning activities involving subjects such as development review, land use, zoning, urban design, and comprehensive planning. These positions provide professional and technical assistance to Boards and Commissions, including the Planning Board and Zoning Board of Appeals. Attendance at … Read more

PDO Corner- September 2020

Hello APA-MA Members! I hope that everyone is and well and finding safe ways to continue to interact with family, friends, and colleagues at this time.  At APA-MA we are continuing to do our best to offer professional development opportunities that can be enjoyed from the comfort of your own home.  We are especially looking forward to Virtual Southern New England Planning Association Conference on October 29th and 30th.  APA-MA and APA-RI have teamed up … Read more

Real Estate Director or Senior Project Manager – Planning Office for Urban Affairs

The Planning Office for Urban Affairs (POUA, the Planning Office) seeks a Real Estate Director or Senior Project Manager to join their collaborative and dedicated staff. POUA was created by the Archdiocese of Boston in 1969 as a nonprofit organization, to serve as a catalyst for social justice through its work in housing development, neighborhood revitalization, and affordable housing advocacy. Today, nearly 50 years and 3,000 units of housing later, the Planning Office remains firmly … Read more

Transportation Engineer/Planner Boston Region Metropolitan Planning Organization Central Transportation Planning Staff

Description The Central Transportation Planning Staff (CTPS) of the Boston Region Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) is seeking a motivated, enthusiastic, growth-oriented junior transportation engineer/planner to join a team committed to improving mobility, enhancing communities and economic vitality, and balancing development and infrastructure needs with environmental stewardship. The ideal candidate will have a background in transportation planning or engineering, excellent verbal and written communication skills, and a desire to work on rewarding studies for an organization … Read more

City Planner – City of New Bedford

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES The intent of this job description is to provide a representative summary of the major duties and responsibilities performed by incumbents of this job. Manage and supervise planning operations to achieve goals within available resources; plan and organize workloads and staff assignments; train, motivate and evaluate assigned staff; review progress and direct changes as needed. Provide leadership and direction in the development of short- and long-range plans; gather, interpret and prepare … Read more

Volunteers Needed! Housing & Community Development Committee

Hello APA-MA Member, We hope you are well and enjoying these final days of summer! APA-MA is looking for volunteers to serve on its Housing & Community Development Committee. If you are interested please send along your resume or bio together with a position statement to You can find out more about this and other APA-MA committees by visiting our web page at Thanks for your participation in advance!

Town Planner – Town of Farmington, CT

The Town of Farmington is seeking a proven professional for the position of Town Planner. This is critically responsible comprehensive planning and community development management work involving the direction of planning services, the administration of the Town Plan of Conservation and Development and the review of development plans. A Bachelor’s Degree in urban planning or a related field, plus 5-10 years of experience in planning or an equivalent combination of education and qualifying experience substituting … Read more

Principal Planner – City of Norwalk, CT

CITY OF NORWALK invites applications for the position of: Principal Planner An Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer SALARY Hourly $49.94 – $59.02 Annually $97,748.00 – $115,524.00   OPENING DATE: 09/03/20 CLOSING DATE: 09/24/20 11:59 PM   DESCRIPTION OF WORK: Position Definition: Performs professional planning services in the functional areas of land use, economic development, housing, the environment, community engagement, population analysis, transportation and related planning areas. General Duties: Receives oral or written direction from the Director of Planning and Zoning.  Plans … Read more

Town of Hampton, NH – Comprehensive Master Plan Update (Phase II Services)

The Town of Hampton Planning Board is soliciting proposals from qualified consultants to prepare Phase II of the Town’s Comprehensive Master Plan Update in accordance with RSA 674:2.  When completed, this planning process will have resulted in the creation of an innovative long-range plan intended to serve the community for the next 10-20 years, while also addressing the projected long-term needs of the community.  The Planning Board has established a Master Plan Steering Committee consisting … Read more