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Principal Planner
(Infill Program Coordinator and other vacancies)

City of Sacramento
Exam No: 29564-C
Salary Range: $140,793.84 - $155,221.92 Annually
Posted: July 12, 2024
Closing Date: 7/31/2024 5:00 PM Pacific

Under general direction, the Principal Planner manages and oversees professional and technical staff engaged in planning and environmental review and assessment services that involves the administration and development of community and general plans, zoning regulations and environmental documents.

To find out more and to apply, click here.


Planning Manager - Current Planning

City of Stockton
PO# 3112cpe
Posted: June 12, 2024
Filing Date: July 7, 2024
Salary Range: $9,047.94 to $11,616.48 per month

As Planning Manager, you’ll lead the Current Planning team, spearheading significant projects and implementing crucial policies. You’ll supervise and inspire staff, coordinate vital research, evaluate applications, and engage with community stakeholders. This role offers a unique blend of leadership, strategic planning, and community impact. We’re looking for a visionary leader with:

  • Expertise in urban planning and public administration.
  • Exceptional communication and relationship-building skills.
  • A track record of managing complex projects and fostering collaboration.

We Offer: Competitive salary: $9,047.94 - $11,616.48 monthly. COLA Adjustments: 3% increases in July 2024 and July 2025. Bonuses: $2,000 in July 2024 and July 2025. New Hire Incentive: $2,000 sign-on bonus and 40 hours of immediate-use sick leave. Comprehensive health, wellness, and retirement benefits.

For more information and to apply, click here

Senior Planner - Advanced Planning

City of Stockton
PO# 3102cpe
Posted: July 12, 2024
Filing Date: July 7, 2024
Salary Range: $7,611.60 to $9,772.44 per month

As a Senior Planner, you’ll lead long-range planning, environmental projects, housing initiatives, and downtown revitalization. Shape the future of Stockton through impactful projects and collaboration with diverse stakeholders. 

We Offer: Competitive Salary: $7,611.60 – $9,772.44 per month. Incredible Benefits: Comprehensive health coverage, paid holidays, vacation, sick leave, and CalPERS retirement. Bonuses & Incentives: $2,000 sign-on bonus, $2,000 annual bonuses, and COLA adjustments. Professional Growth: Engage in meaningful projects and advance your career in urban planning.

For more information and to apply, click here


Assistant Planning Director

Plumas County Planning Department
Posted: June 5, 2024

https://www.plumascounty.us/Jobs.aspx?UniqueId=76&From=All&CommunityJobs=False&JobID=Planning-Department-Assistant-Planning-D-1032

DEFINITION: Under general direction, to perform a variety of the more difficult, complex, and specialized assignments in the preparation and distribution of planning reports; to represent the County Planning and Building Services with groups and organizations as delegated; perform technical reviews of land use and permit applications, environmental impact reports, and environmental statements; to assist with planning policy formulation and implementation; explains ordinances, resolutions, regulations and County policies to the public; manages and administers the assigned staff; provides administrative support for the Director of Planning and Building; acts for the Director of planning and Building in his/her absence or at his/her direction; performs related work as required.

TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE: Any combination of training and experience which would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the required knowledge and abilities would be: Four (4) years of responsible experience in public planning work equivalent to a Senior Planner with Plumas County.

Salary: $32.30/hr - $39.28/hr


Senior Planner or Associate Planner or Assistant Planner

Plumas County Planning Department
Posted: June 5, 2024

https://www.plumascounty.us/Jobs.aspx?UniqueId=76&From=All&CommunityJobs=False&JobID=Planning-Department-Senior-Planner-or-As-1263

DEFINITION: Under direction, to perform a variety of assignments in the preparation and distribution of planning reports; to represent the Planning and Building Department with groups and organizations as delegated; to perform technical reviews of land use and permit applications, environmental impact reports, and environmental statements; to assist with planning policy formulation and implementation; to explain ordinances, resolutions, regulations and County policies to the public; to provide lead direction and coordination for other staff; and to do related work as required.

TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE:

Senior Planner - Two (2) years of responsible experience in public planning work equivalent to an Associate Planner with Plumas County.

Associate Planner - Two (2) years of responsible experience in public planning work equivalent to an Assistant Planner with Plumas County.

Assistant Planner - Equivalent to graduation from a four (4) year college or university with major work in planning, or a closely related field. Previous experience performing technical planning support assignments is desirable.

Salary: 

Senior Planner $27.90/hr - $33.93/hr 

Associate Planner $25.31/hr - $30.78/hr 

Assistant Planner $20.83/hr - $25.34/hr


Governor’s Office of Planning and Research

The Governor’s Office of Planning and Research is Hiring!  Positions currently open:

Associate Planner
AIR POLLUTION SPECIALIST
JC-429782

If you have previously applied for JC- 429782 you do not need to reapply.

The Governor’s Office of Planning & Research (OPR) is recruiting to fill one (1) limited term, Air Pollution Specialist position within the Planning and Research Branch.  This is a 12-month limited term position which may be extended to 24 months and may become permanent.  Under direction of the Planning and Land Use Manager, the Associate Planner will support and take direction on a variety of assignments involving research, policy and data analysis, and contributions to planning guidance and technical advisories across a wide spectrum of topics that affect planning and climate in California. This staff member will work with other government agencies, academics, and stakeholders with respect to research, programs, and policies in land use, housing, climate resiliency and adaptation, conservation, open space planning, equitable and inclusive communities, environmental justice, and transportation. 

This position is eligible for telework in accordance with the OPR Telework Policy.

You will find additional information about the job in the Duty Statement.

For more information and to apply, click here.

Associate Planner
AIR POLLUTION SPECIALIST
JC-429843

If you have previously applied for JC- 429843 you do not need to reapply.The Governor’s Office of Planning & Research (OPR) is recruiting to fill one (1) Permanent Fulltime Air Pollution Specialist position within the Planning and Research Branch.  Under direction of the Planning and Land Use Manager, the Associate Planner will support and take direction on a variety of assignments involving research, policy and data analysis, and contributions to planning guidance and technical advisories across a wide spectrum of topics that affect planning and climate in California. This staff member will work with other government agencies, academics, and stakeholders with respect to research, programs, and policies in land use, housing, climate resiliency and adaptation, conservation, open space planning, equitable and inclusive communities, environmental justice, and transportation.  

This position is eligible for telework in accordance with the OPR Telework Policy.

You will find additional information about the job in the Duty Statement.

For more information and to apply,click here.


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