Assistant Planner for Climate and Energy

Northwest Regional Planning Commission

St. Albans, VT United States

The Northwest Regional Planning Commission is seeking a person highly motivated to address climate change and Vermont’s clean energy goals, for a new position of Assistant Planner for Climate and Energy. The planner will help our municipalities implement projects from their adopted energy plans and will help to further regional and local strategies in the state Comprehensive Energy Plan and Climate Action Plan. The successful candidate will assist with planning and implementation for energy conservation, greenhouse gas mitigation, and climate change adaptation/resilience. The planner will work in coordination with municipalities, partner groups and regional and state agencies and organizations.

The ideal candidate has an interest in and commitment to energy and climate issues, a base of knowledge and related experience that will ensure success. A college degree is preferred but not required.  This is a temporary position primarily funded by a special allocation from the legislature for one year and is expected to continue for an additional two years.

More information is available at Please send resume and three references by to Catherine Dimitruk, Executive Director, Northwest Regional Planning Commission, 75 Fairfield Street, St. Albans, VT, 05478, or email Interviews will begin in late October. This position will remain open until filled.

Experience Level
Entry (0-1 year)
AICP Level
Environmental and Natural Resources Planning
Salary Range
40-50,000 per year

Contact Information

Catherine Dimitruk
75 Fairfield Street
St. Albans, VT
United States
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