Planner – Town of Provincetown

Under general supervision of the Community Development Director, the Planner performs professional and administrative duties in planning, organizing and coordinating the Town’s planning, land use and appeals office including the provision of staff support for the Zoning Board of Appeals, Planning Board, Historic District Commission, Local Comprehensive Plan Committee and Ad Hoc Zoning By-law Review Committee.  Under immediate supervision, assists in the review of plans and files for compliance with subdivision and land use regulations; … Read more

Assistant Planner – Town of Burlington

The Town of Burlington seeks an Assistant Planner, assisting the Planning Director and Senior Planner in performing a wide variety of tasks, with the opportunity to work on a diverse array of planning initiatives.  Primary responsibilities are site plan and subdivision plan review, planning research and management of the Departmental GIS data. Examples of work include: Receives and processes applications and plans in accordance with applicable laws, procedures, and deadlines. Reviews site plans and subdivision … Read more

Comprehensive Planner – SRPEDD

Under the supervision of the Director of Comprehensive Planning and Housing, with potential tasks also to be completed for the Transportation Planning Manager, the Comprehensive Planner performs a wide variety of planning work necessary to support the day-to-day functions of a busy Regional Planning Agency (RPA), one of thirteen across the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, with responsibility for twenty-seven municipalities (four cities and twenty-three towns; 2017 population 633,317). The position’s work program requires an understanding of … Read more

Transportation Planner – Jacobs Buildings & Infrastructure

The Jacobs Buildings & Infrastructure Line of Business is a global network of employees, which serves both the private and public sector.   Our employees work to shape the communities we live in by creating world-class projects that transform the future development patterns of those communities.  We provide our clients award-winning planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery.    The Jacobs business model allows us to successfully service our … Read more

Entry Level Regional Planner & Planning Intern(s) – MRPC

ENTRY LEVEL REGIONAL PLANNER.  Full Time with comprehensive benefit package.  Opportunity for energetic, team-oriented planner to join the land use team of this growing regional planning district.  Planner will provide technical support to Planning and Development Department in the areas of community and economic development, land use and housing. Prior planning experience helpful but not required. Bachelor’s degree in planning or related field at time of hire.  See job description at www.mrpc.org.  Salary up to … Read more

Director of Planning and Community Development – City of Framingham

SALARY:  $111,754 – $128,508 Position Purpose: Performs supervisory, administrative and professional work in planning, organizing and directing all Department services and activities. Provides the community with an efficient and rational system of land use and building management and controls.  Performs all other related work as required. Essential Functions: (The essential functions or duties listed below are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements … Read more

Regional / Senior Planner – Lower Connecticut River Valley Council of Governments

The Lower Connecticut River Valley Council of Governments (River COG) is seeking a self-motivated, clear- thinking professional to develop plans, studies, and facilitate regional services under the COG’s regional planning and transportation planning programs. Experience in municipal plans, transportation and transit, economic development, regional services, GIS, and grant writing is desired. Position may also include work in environmental planning and emergency planning. Excellent analytical, report writing, and communication abilities are essential. Data visualization and graphic … Read more

APA Foundation Grants Six Scholarships – Three to Students from Massachusetts!

CHICAGO – The American Planning Association Foundation has awarded a total of $25,000 in scholarships to six college students studying to pursue a career in planning. The goal of the scholarships is to make planning more accessible to individuals with limited means, and to attract the best, most talented individuals to the profession. Each of this year’s scholarship recipients has demonstrated a commitment to advancing the planning profession while also creating spaces to increase the diversity and equity of the … Read more

Economic Development Specialist – City of Peekskill, NY

The City of Peekskill, located in Westchester County, is seeking a full-time Economic Development Specialist for the Department of Planning. This position would begin on a provisional basis which means that the appointed candidate is required take the Economic Development Specialist Civil Service Examination when it is next offered and be reachable from the resulting eligible list in order to be considered for a permanent appointment. Applicants must submit a Letter of Interest, City of … Read more

General Counsel – MAPC

The Metropolitan Area Planning Council (MAPC) seeks candidates for the position of General Counsel. The agency’s General Counsel is responsible for leading MAPC’s strategic legal initiatives, often working closely with the operations, human resources, finance, and procurement divisions. The person in this position provides executive management with advice on a variety of legal matters, manages the legal division, and oversees the work of outside counsel. The General Counsel is directly involved in complex transactions by … Read more