Santa Ana – CA
Assistant Planner I*

$4,930 – $6,606 Monthly


Exciting job opportunity with the City of Santa Ana Planning and Building Agency! This entry-level planning professional employee performs routine professional and technical tasks as a member of a team of professional planners. Current projects include General Plan and concurrent Zoning Code Updates. Conducts research, collects and analyzes data, identifies pertinent planning/land use issues, prepares reports and makes recommendations pertaining to land use, zoning and other related planning functions. Conducts field surveys and investigations, compiles survey data/material and writes reports. Assists with preparation of general plan elements and coordination of development review process. Performs other related functions as assigned.


Requirements: One year of professional-level experience in a municipal or regional planning administration. College-level coursework in urban planning, architecture, geography, environmental studies, public administration or related fields may be used in combination with experience that provides the appropriate knowledge, skills and abilities. Must possess and retain a valid California Class “C” Driver’s License as a condition of employment. Willingness and ability to work irregular hours, including weekends and evenings as needed. Must be able to work at a public counter, which may involve standing for extended periods of time.


Completion of online job application and Supplemental Application Questionnaire Form (SAF) is required; resumes are not accepted in lieu of online application and SAF. Faxed applications/resumes/SAFs not accepted. For additional job information, job application and SAF:


*Salary pending Council approval.


APPLY BY: Monday, November 30, 2015. For additional information please call: (714) 647-5340. EOE/ADA