Riverside – California

Senior Planner
Salary: $67,776 – $90,792 / Year

The City of Riverside Community and Economic Development Department is seeking a dedicated individual to perform advanced-level professional planning work as part of the Current Planning team. The Senior Planner will be responsible for managing complex development projects and reviewing the work of subordinate professional, para-professional, and technical staff engaged in a broad range of planning programs. The ideal candidate will be a skilled project manager with a proven ability to foster effective working relationships with members of the community, city personnel, and related agencies. Excellent customer service skills in communicating and providing technical assistance are a must.

Qualifications:

Option I:
Education: Master’s degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in planning or a related field considered to be useful in City planning
Experience: Two years of professional experience in urban planning and zoning work.

Option II:
Education: Equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in planning or a related field considered to be useful in City planning.
Experience: Three years of professional experience in urban planning and zoning work.

Highly Desired Qualifications:

  • Possession of professional experience in urban planning and zoning working for a municipality.
  • AICP Certification from the American Planning Association.
  • Experience presenting to Planning Commission(s) and City Council.
  • Possession of a Master’s degree.

For additional information and to apply, please visit: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/cityofriversideca/jobs/1472431/senior-planner