Job Opening – Director of Regional Planning and Municipal Services, SCRCOG

The South Central Regional Council of Governments (SCRCOG) seeks a qualified person for the following position.

Position: Director of Regional Planning and Municipal Services

Employment Classification: Full-Time Exempt (35 hrs/wk)

Location: SCRCOG Office

Closing Date: Wednesday, October 12, 2022 at 4PM local time, or until position is filled

The Director of Regional Planning and Municipal Services manages the agency’s regional planning and municipal services programs, including general administration, policy development, project management and effective communication and relationships with federal, state, and local agencies.

To be considered, applicants must have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited university in urban or regional planning, public administration, government, or a related field and progressively responsible planning or project management experience. At least one year of experience should be in a supervisory capacity. A master’s degree is strongly preferred.

Certification as a Planner by the American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) is expected upon hiring or it must be obtained within two-years of employment.

Applicant must possess strong organizational, writing, strategic, analytic, and quantitative skills.

Salary will be commensurate with applicant’s experience and qualifications (maximum salary of $77,000).

To apply, submit a cover letter, resume, three contacts of professional references (form attached), and voluntary affirmative action questionnaire (form attached) to Mr. Carl Amento, Executive Director, at [email protected].

SCRCOG is an Affirmative Action/ Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Description – Director of Regional Planning and Municipal Services

Professional References Contact Form

Voluntary Affirmative Action Questionnaire

South Central CT: Hazard Mitigation Survey

South Central Region, Hazard Mitigation Survey is Live

The South Central Regional Council of Governments (SCRCOG), which brings together local governments to coordinate municipal services, transportation and land use planning programs for its 15 member municipalities is announcing the beginning of a hazard mitigation survey for residents.

The plan serves as an essential strategy for reducing current and future risks to natural hazards and improving the emergency preparedness in all fifteen municipalities. It focuses on the identification, assessment, and mitigation of natural hazards such as winter storms, hurricanes, and coastal flooding. The plan will result in a list of mitigation actions or projects each municipality can take to save lives and reduce damages.

The survey is one piece of the public involvement process. Virtual public meetings will be held in September 2022 and January 2023.

For more information on the hazard mitigation survey, please contact:

Rebecca Andreucci, Senior Transportation Planner
Email: [email protected] | Phone: 203-466-8601



Job Opening – Solid Waste Coordinator, City of West Haven

The City of West Haven seeks a qualified person for the following position.

Position: Solid Waste Coordinator

Organization: City of West Haven

Employment Classification: Part-Time

Closing Date: Until Filled

The City of West Haven is looking for a creative, collaborative, and versatile coordinator to join our Department of Public Works. The Public Works Department oversees a wide range of tasks associated with the City’s public infrastructure. Divisions within the department include Road Maintenance, Building Maintenance, Engineering, and Solid Waste Management.

The Solid Waste Division plans, organizes, and directs the City’s recycling, waste reduction, reuse, composting, and household hazardous waste program. The Division also maintains, updates, and administers the City’s Solid Waste Management Plan and its Solid Waste Ordinance.

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