Director of Sustainability – UMass Lowell

General Summary of Position: Reporting to and under the guidance of the Senior Executive Director of the Rist Institute for Sustainability and Energy, Climate Tech, and Economic Development, the Director of Sustainability supports the university’s commitment to sustainability initiatives and programs that reduce environmental impacts, improve efficiency of the University’s operations, and promote UMass Lowell to external partners interested in collaboration and engagement across the wide spectrum of sustainability initiatives at the university. Engagement with … Read more

Resiliency Program Manager – Central Massachusetts Regional Planning Commission

The Central Massachusetts Regional Planning Commission (CMRPC) seeks candidates for the full-time (37.5 hours/week) position of Resiliency Program Manager. The ideal candidate will work on and coordinate the work of others on open space and recreation plans, hazard mitigation plans, climate pollution reduction, energy reduction and resiliency planning with the possibility of intersectional work on comprehensive master plans, economic development plans, housing plans, and similar efforts For further detail on the Resiliency Program Manager position … Read more

Assistant Town Planner – Town of Grafton

The Town of Grafton is accepting applications for the position of Assistant Town Planner. Under the direction of the Town Planner, this position is responsible for providing technical support to the Planning Board/Department and performs a variety of duties related to current and long-range planning and development within the Town. The position will assist with: review of land use/development applications; drafting permits; updating of various Town development regulations and plans; conducting studies and analyses regarding … Read more

Planner – Western Connecticut Council of Governments

Planner (fulltime with a 35-hour work week) Salary Range: Fulltime salary is $60,000-$80,000 (depending on qualifications) with a competitive benefits package. Location: Hybrid work environment in Sandy Hook, CT Closing Date: Open until filled or closed About WestCOG The Western Connecticut Council of Governments (WestCOG) is a metropolitan and regional planning organization that provides transportation, environmental, economic development, GIS and other planning services to 18 municipalities in western and southwestern Connecticut. Job Description and Responsibilities … Read more

Planner II (Senior Planner) – City of East Providence, RI

The City of East Providence is a dynamic place to work on various planning projects. In addition to current and long range planning, this position is responsible for management of several grant funded projects including a USDA Urban and Community Forestry grant. Planner II (Senior Planner) Starting Salary – $67,050 – Pay Grade 41 EPPMTEA Union Affiliation Job Description: Under the supervision of the Director of Planning and Economic Development, the Planner II (Senior Planner) … Read more

SNEAPA 2024 – Call for Sessions!

Session proposals are wanted that will provide attendees with knowledge and skills necessary to apply best practices in planning, design, and public engagement. Priority will be given to sessions that are engaging to the audience and provide a diversity of participants, new ideas, collaborative approaches, address current and relevant topics and issues. Click here for details on submitting a proposal, as well as the review criteria. Please keep in mind the following: Proposals are due August 15th. If … Read more

Land Use Director – Town of Lunenburg

The Town of Lunenburg seeks qualified applicants for the Land Use Director position. Under the general direction of the Town Manager, the Land Use Director coordinates the activities of all of the Boards and Departments involved in regulating land use and land development in town. Coordinates with Sewer Commission and Department of Public Works on utility, storm water management, drainage, road extension or development and/or other related development matters. Provides direct supervision of all Land … Read more

Town Planner – Towns of Acushnet and Mattapoisett

The Towns of Acushnet and Mattapoisett are seeking applicants for the position of Town Planner. This position will be equally split between the Towns of Acushnet and Mattapoisett providing administrative and professional support to both Planning Boards. The Town Planner provides support to both Planning Boards in governing the land use practices of the Towns. This position also serves as a point of contact with residents, builders, developers, and outside agencies in need of customer … Read more

SNEAPA 2024 – Call for Sponsors!

SNEAPA 2024 has various sponsorship packages available – many of which are limited and exclusive! Registering early provides you the best opportunity to get the sponsorship package you desire and ensures maximum exposure for your firm. Some ways your firm can benefit from sponsoring or being an exhibitor at the SNEAPA 2024 Conference: Increased brand visibility among New England -based planning professionals Access to a targeted audience of 500+ attendees Opportunity to showcase your products/services … Read more

Assistant Director – City of Cranston, RI

Salary Range: Minimum: $74,725 Maximum: $94,208 Applications must be received on or before 4:30 PM, Tuesday, July 9th, 2024, in the office of the Director of Personnel Room 107, Cranston City Hall, 869 Park Avenue Cranston RI 02910. Application materials and full job description can be downloaded at the following address: https://www.cranstonri.gov/_resources/common/userfiles/file/Plan%20Commission/Cranton%20RI%20Assistant%20Director%20-%20Principal%20Planner%20June%202024.pdf Overview: The Assistant Director is a mid-level, experienced position and is expected to apply professional planning knowledge and experience to the essential public … Read more