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Associate Planner

City of Sacramento
Community Development Department, Zoning Administration Section
(Posted: 5/2/2022)

The City of Sacramento’s Community Development Department, Zoning Administration Section, is seeking an innovative, inquisitive, and resourceful individual to support upkeep of the City’s Planning and Development Code and lead or support special projects related to the implementation of planning policies by crafting new or amended regulations, information tools, and related administrative procedures.

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Senior Planner

CSG Consultants
(Posted: 4/28/2022)

CSG Consultants is an established and thriving, employee-owned municipal services consulting firm headquartered in Foster City, California and with offices throughout California. For over 30 years, CSG has been providing public agencies with a wide range of services, including engineering design, land development review, construction management, building plan review and inspection, fire prevention, code enforcement, planning, and sustainability program management services. Please visit www.csgengr.com for more information about our company.

Job Type: Full-Time

For more information on this position and to apply, please check the link below:
https://www.csgengr.com/job/senior-planner-2/


Associate Planner

CSG Consultants
(Posted: 4/28/2022)

CSG Consultants is an established and thriving, employee-owned municipal services consulting firm headquartered in Foster City, California and with offices throughout California. For over 30 years, CSG has been providing public agencies with a wide range of services, including engineering design, land development review, construction management, building plan review and inspection, fire prevention, code enforcement, planning, and sustainability program management services. Please visit www.csgengr.com for more information about our company.
CSG is seeking for an Associate Planner.

Job Type: Full-Time

To apply for this position, please check the link below:
https://www.csgengr.com/job/associate-planner-2/


Senior Planner

City of Sacramento
(Posted 4/15/2022)

The City of Sacramento's Community Development Department, Long Range Planning Section, is seeking an experienced, hands-on professional to plan, organize, and effectively lead a team of 2-3 staff planners and consultant teams with a specific focus on climate action, climate adaptation, and sustainability policies and programs. This position would lead the planning and implementation of our Climate Action & Adaptation Plan, the implementation of the New Building Electrification Ordinance, lead the creation of a pathway to decarbonize existing buildings, and other climate and sustainability efforts. Please apply by May 5, 2022:
https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/saccity/jobs/3511307/senior-planner


Disaster Resilience and Economic Development Advisor

Applied Research and Extension Serving Plumas, Sierra, and Lassen Counties
Quincy, CA
(Posted: 4/6/2022)

The University of California, Agriculture and Natural Resources (UC ANR), a statewide program with local development and delivery, is seeking the following UC Cooperative Extension (UCCE) Advisor.

Purpose. The Disaster Resilience & Economic Development Advisor will implement an innovative extension education and applied research program around the intersection of community planning, disaster preparedness, and economic health that will enhance community resilience across the region. The position will involve:

  • Community planning and infrastructure development following devastating impacts of the recent wildfires as well as increasing preparedness for future disaster events.
  • Enhancing individual, community and regional disaster resilience planning and recovery.
  • Strengthen economic resilience by fostering innovation, a diverse business community, and advance business planning to help businesses prepare for and overcome future disaster events.

Required Qualifications

Education: A minimum of a Master’s degree in community development, land use planning, emergency or risk management, or related field is required at the time of appointment.

Desired Experience

  • Experience in rural communities and natural resource-based economies.
  • Passion and desire to pursue a career in Cooperative Extension and community development
  • Experience in building partnerships and with multidisciplinary teams
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively plan, manage teams and implement an applied research and outreach program, including setting measurable goals and objectives.

Skills Required
Technical Competence and Impact. The candidate should have a deep understanding of community and economic development and be able to design and implement a program that leads to positive changes and impact within the community and beyond. There is an expectation that advisors evolve and grow across their career and respond to changes in communities and clientele needs.
Communication. Demonstrated excellence in written, oral and interpersonal and information technology communication skills. Public speaking to stakeholders is a routine part of this position. Demonstrated ability to share complex information in a manner tailored to the audience.
Collaboration, Teamwork and Flexibility. Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively as a team member with industry and other stakeholders. Able to adapt as circumstances warranted. Aware and willing to actively promote diversity, equity and inclusion.

Salary & Benefits

Salary: The beginning salary will be in the Assistant CE Advisor Rank and commensurate with applicable experience and professional qualifications. For information regarding CE advisor series salary scales, please refer to: https://ucanr.edu/sites/anrstaff/files/358478.pdf
This position is eligible for indefinite status following three successful reviews and subject to terms noted in UC ANR Policy and Procedure Manual, Section 315 https://ucanr.edu/sites/anrstaff/files/118501.pdf

Benefits: The University of California offers comprehensive benefits including health insurance, retirement plans, two days per month paid vacation, one day per month paid sick leave, and approximately thirteen paid holidays per year. ANR is part of UC’s Family-Friendly Policies. For more information, refer to the UC Benefits website at: https://ucnet.universityofcalifornia.edu/compensation-and-benefits/index.html

How to Apply
If interested in this position, please visit: https://recruit.ucanr.edu/ and choose “applicants” (refer to position #21-50)
Closing Date: To assure full consideration, application packets must be received by May 16, 2022 – (open until filled)

Questions?
Contact Tatiana Avoce email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Applicants may wish to explore the UC Davis Services for International Students and Scholars web page at https://siss.ucdavis.edu/ as a resource.


Senior Planner

City of West Sacramento
(Posted: 3/12/2022)

The City of West Sacramento is hiring for the full-time position of Senior Planner ($95,808.00 - $116,436.00 Annually). This position will work on advance planning assignments approximately 80% time with the remaining time working on current planning activities. The senior planner for advanced planning will have primary responsibility for leading specific plan updates, general plan updates, and zoning code updates proactively and in response to new and changed state legislation. Candidates with demonstrated experience developing and implementing zoning codes, specific plans, and general plans will be preferred.

Under general direction, performs professional planning duties, researches and prepares planning studies; explains and interprets planning ordinances and policies to the public; and participates in code enforcement.  This position is the specialist/lead person level in the planning series and may provide supervision to others in the planning series. This class differs from the Associate Planner in that it has lead responsibility for special projects of a sensitive and comprehensive nature, and/or has responsibility to direct a major complex planning project and may supervise and direct the work of others.

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Technical Assistance Programs Manager

California Coalition for Rural Housing
(Updated: 3/8/2022)

The California Coalition for Rural Housing (CCRH) is a statewide nonprofit organization that works to ensure affordable housing opportunities for low-income households in California. Formed in 1976, CCRH is one of the oldest state low-income housing coalitions in the country. Through advocacy, community organizing, technical assistance, leadership development, research and education, our goal is to make the case for rural housing improvement and strengthen the capacity of the nonprofit and public sectors to provide affordable housing and related facilities.

The CCRH Technical Assistance Programs Manager will be responsible for carrying out CCRH’s activities to support CCRH’s mission and programming by providing affordable housing and community development related technical assistance and capacity-building. Based in Sacramento, this position supports statewide technical assistance and capacity-building, research, community engagement, as well as informing policy development.

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