Job Opening – Regional Planner

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

Position: Regional Planner

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

Location: SCRCOG Office

Closing Date: Friday, August 5, 2022 or until filled – DATE EXTENDED

The Regional Planner position provides planning, research, and policy analysis for the region in the areas of land use, environmental, GIS, hazard mitigation, community development, municipal services, and transportation planning.

Applicant must possess strong organizational, writing, strategic, analytic, and quantitative skills. To be considered, applicants must have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited university in urban/city/regional planning, public administration/policy, or a related field and a minimum of 1-3 years of planning experience. A master’s degree is preferred. Proficiency in using Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint). Experience using ArcGIS (Desktop/ArcPro) and Adobe Creative Suite is preferred. A combination of education and experience that demonstrates the ability to meet the requirements of the position may also be considered.

Salary will be commensurate with applicant’s experience and qualifications (target salary of $60,000).

Send cover letter, resume, three contacts of professional references, and voluntary affirmative action questionnaire to Carl Amento, Executive Director, South Central Regional Council of Governments, by email to [email protected] by no later than Friday, August 5, 2022 or until filled (Note: DATE EXTENDED).

SCRCOG is an Affirmative Action/ Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Description – Regional Planner

Professional References Contact Form

Voluntary Affirmative Action Questionnaire