Assistant Planning Director – town of Salisbury

POSITION OVERVIEW POSITION: Assistant Planning Director DEPARTMENT: Planning and Development HOURS OF WORK: 37.5 Hours Weekly CLASSIFICATION: Full-Time, Union Position COMPENSATION: $55,000-$65,000 Depending on qualifications, generous benefits package The Assistant Planning Director, working under the directions of the Planning and Community Development Director, focuses on short, intermediate, and long-term planning initiatives in the areas of land use, housing, commercial development, economic development, and more. They responsible for reviewing all site plans that go before the … Read more

Community Planner/Planner

Barrett Planning Group has reopened our search for a full-time planner to join our team. The position requires strong research, data analysis and data visualization skills; working knowledge of ArcGIS Pro and interactive web mapping; community engagement and land use analysis. Minimum education and experience qualifications: master’s in planning, community development, or closely related field. Prefer 2-3 years of urban or regional planning experience; recent master’s in urban planning may be considered. A valid Massachusetts … Read more

Guidebook to Massachusetts Land Use 2021!

Thank you to everyone who joined us for the sneak preview of the Guidebook to Massachusetts Land Use 2021!  Authors Bob Mitchell, FAICP and Bob Ritchie, Esq. reviewed the Guidebook’s eight chapters covering a range of topics from zoning, subdivision, administration, public records, and the intended use of the guidebook and much more! Participants also learned how to access the Guidebook on the Chapter’s webpage when it becomes available. We will be putting together a … Read more

Regulatory Planner II – Cape Cod Commission

Salary $67,769 – $71,897. See complete job description. The position requires knowledge of regional planning principles and state, regional and local land use regulations in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts as well as general office procedures, excellent oral and written communication skills, public presentation skills, organization skills and project management skills. Ability to participate as a member of a team of regulatory officers, planners, engineers, and technical staff; ability to prepare reports; ability to manage projects … Read more

Planner/Senior Planner – Pioneer Valley Planning Commission

The PVPC is seeking candidate(s) for both planner and senior planner positions, with up to three being available.  These positions perform a wide variety of professional planning work in relation to regional planning, with an emphasis in grant writing for and implementing Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding, infrastructure planning, and other related planning and project management as needed. Position conducts planning studies; collects and presents data and prepares reports; provides information  and guidance to … Read more

Urban Planner/Designer – MASCO

MASCO is seeking a talented and motivated Urban Planner/Designer. This is an outstanding opportunity for a hands-on planner to contribute to strategies, studies, and designs for Longwood, one of Boston’s busiest and most dynamic neighborhoods and an epicenter of innovation, culture, education, and healthcare. The right candidate will be a highly motivated, mission- and values-driven planner who is committed to customer service, has an operational focus, and is able to manage sophisticated projects. MASCO is … Read more

Community Development Coordinator – City of Amesbury

The City of Amesbury (estimated population 18,000), a dynamic Merrimack Valley community rich in tradition with a vibrant and expanding economic base, is seeking a strong candidate to serve as the City’s Community Development Coordinator. HOURS OF WORK: 35 hours per week, Monday – Friday CLASSIFICATION: Full Time, Non-Exempt, Non-Union COMPENSATION: $27.47 – $28.57 per hour POSITION PURPOSE: The Community Development Coordinator manages the development review process for the Office of Community and Economic Development … Read more

Town Planner – Town of Hanson

The Town of Hanson seeks qualified candidate to serve as the Town Planner. Salary range $60,000 -$70,000 Qualifications include Bachelor’s Degree or specialized level of trade knowledge in urban planning or a related field; a minimum of two to five years of experience in land use or municipal planning and supervisory experience is preferred; equivalent combinations of education and experience may be substituted.  Position is full time, thirty-five hours per week. Please email ggetzen@hanson-ma.gov for … Read more

 Principal Planner-Community Development – City of Waltham

 Job responsibilities: Assists in the administration of the federal Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program under the supervision of the Director of Planning and Housing Supervisor.  The ability to prepare and maintain the comprehensive plans required for the CDBG program and the city. This position provides assistance to other staff of the Planning Department in preparing grant applications for conservation, recreation, economic development, and historical preservation projects. The Principal Planner is responsible for maintaining and … Read more

Planner – Town of Belmont

Department of Community Development    Annual Salary $71,185.58 Applicants must submit the required town of Belmont application form, resume and cover letter to the town’s Human Resources Department by August 1, 2021 Under the general direction of the Director and Assistant Director, and under the direct supervision of the Senior Planner, performs a variety of technical and professional work in the current and long-range planning of the town. Provides  support to the Historic District Commission, … Read more