El Cajon – California

The Opportunity: The City is currently searching for a driven journey-level planning professional to join its Planning team. The ideal candidate will be an enthusiastic team player who demonstrates confidence and professionalism with the ability to undertake a full range of planning tasks, with a focus on responding to public inquiries at both the public counter and by phone. The ideal candidate will possess a bachelor’s degree with a major in planning, engineering, landscape architecture, geography, architecture, public administration or a related field. Experience in municipal planning is highly desirable.

The Position: Under general supervision, the Assistant Planner performs a variety of professional municipal planning work; researches and writes staff reports related to municipal planning activities such as zoning, subdivisions, parcel maps, environmental impact and architectural design of development projects; performs related work as required.

Class Characteristics: This is the journey-level class in the planning series characterized by moderately difficult professional planning work which requires a demonstrated familiarity and ability to apply sound principles of municipal planning.

Important Dates:
Closing date: Monday, August 15, 2016 at 5:00 p.m.
Panel Interviews: Interviews have tentatively been scheduled for sometime during the week of September 12, 2016 (all dates are tentative and subject to change).

To view the entire job announcement and to apply, please visit our website at http://www.cityofelcajon.us