Assistant Planner or Planner

Central Vermont Regional Planning Commission

Montpelier, VT United States

The Central Vermont Regional Planning Commission (CVRPC) seeks an adaptable, self-motivated Assistant Planner or Planner to work with our team of dedicated professionals. Apply to join our team if you enjoy leveraging the power of people working together and helping others achieve their goals.

This position requires broad knowledge of municipal and regional planning and plan implementation techniques. The successful candidate will enjoy working in multiple subject areas and on special projects. All candidates should be highly creative with a passion for the planning profession and a desire to work with volunteer boards in urban and rural communities.

Successful candidates will have a degree in planning or a related field and a minimum of one year (Assistant Planner) or 3 years (Planner) experience in regional or local planning. Excellent oral and written communication skills and experience using Microsoft products required. Attendance at evening meetings required. Experience with zoning regulations or developing climate change adaptation strategies preferred.

CVRPC is the regional planning commission serving a 23-town area in Vermont's Capitol Region. Our mission is to assist towns to provide effective local government and to work collaboratively with them to address regional issues. Our office is located in downtown Montpelier in a great walking environment with a variety of restaurants, services, and businesses. Our team-oriented workplace is friendly and highly flexible. We offer an excellent benefits package.

Visit our website at to learn about us and for position descriptions. This is a full time, permanent position. Salary is commensurate with demonstrated ability. Submit a cover letter, resume, three references, and salary expectations to Position open until filled; application review begins August 20, 2019. CVRPC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and maintains a drug-free workplace.

Experience Level
Mid I (1-4 years)
AICP Level
Land Use and Development Regulation and Zoning
Salary Range
$38-45,000 Assistant Planner or $40-58,000 Planner

Contact Information

Bonnie Waninger
29 Main Street, Suite 4
Montpelier, VT
United States
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