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

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

Economic Development Director – Town of Burlington

About the Community: The Town of Burlington (population 25,552) seeks applications from qualified candidates for the position of Economic Development Director.  A vibrant business community has long been the cornerstone of the identity and financial stability of the Town.  Conveniently located 14 miles northwest of Boston and easily accessible from Route 95/128 and Route 3, Burlington is currently home to a robust and diverse collection of commercial enterprises within the retail, life science, technology, and … Read more

Senior Planner – Boston Planning & Development Agency 

TITLE:  SENIOR PLANNER I FOR IB 2030 IMPLEMENTATION GRADE: J SALARY RANGE: $59,600 – $74,500  DEPARTMENT/DIVISION: PLANNING/DOWNTOWN & NEIGHBORHOOD PLANNING  The Downtown & Neighborhood Planning Department works with Boston’s communities to create and implement plans that help foster the development of attractive, safe, diverse, and economically thriving places to live, work and play.  The Department works at the neighborhood level in partnership with local residents, businesses, institutions, and other public departments and agencies to create community … Read more

Senior Planner – City of Worcester

The Executive Office of Economic Developments seeks to fill the vacancy of Senior Planner. The Senior Planner is 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. This position provides professional and technical assistance to Boards and Commissions, including the Planning Board and Zoning Board of Appeals. Additionally, the Senior Planner formulates and makes recommendations, provides local officials/developers/engineers information … Read more

Senior Planner/Planner – PVPC

Regional planning agency seeks to hire either a Senior Planner or Planner to work in its Community Development Section.  Desired qualifications include previous related experience; strong writing and verbal communication skills; knowledge of state/federal programs; strong organizational skills; and demonstrated experience in community development, municipal government, and grant writing.  Minimum qualifications are as follows: Planner – 2 years professional work experience and a bachelor’s degree in regional planning or related discipline (master’s preferred).  Starting salary … Read more

Comprehensive Senior Planner – Old Colony Planning Council

The Old Colony Planning Council, a regional planning agency serving 17 municipalities in greater Plymouth County, seeks a highly qualified and motivated Comprehensive Senior Planner to focus on land use, housing, zoning, water quality, open space, environment, clean energy, and climate resilience.  The Comprehensive Senior Planner will work closely with local officials, community groups, businesses, institutions, state and federal partners. The Comprehensive Senior Planner participates in advanced planning activities.  Typical functions include: Performing and managing … Read more

Revitalization Plan – Town of Glocester, Rhode Island

The Town of Glocester, Rhode Island is soliciting proposals from qualified consultants to develop a targeted revitalization plan for Chepachet Village. For the purposes of this project, Chepachet Village will be defined as the area delineated on the map included in the RFP as Appendix A and shall include all Village Overlay District and Historic District properties. The selected consultant will lead the Town through a process to assess current properties, envision improvements and target … Read more