ASSOCIATE PLANNER

Salary: $6,526.28 – $8,746.81 / mo.
PERS “Classic” Members 2.7% @ 55
Plus excellent benefits

The City of Santa Ana has a diverse population of approximately 325,000. The City provides all the traditional municipal services, as well as water utility, library system, 20 acre zoo, and 512-bed City jail. The City has an active arts and cultural community and vibrant downtown.

Description: Performs complex professional planning duties and/or lead supervision in any of the three major planning disciplines (planning public counter, current, or regional and advanced planning). Conducts research, analyzes data, makes recommendations, and prepares comprehensive reports regarding land use, zoning, and other related planning and development issues. Acts as the lead for a team of professional planners assigned to major planning and / or complex development review projects. Performs other related functions as assigned.

Requirements: Three years of progressively responsible professional planning experience in municipal or regional planning administration. Education equivalent to graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s degree in urban planning, architecture, geography, environmental studies, public administration, landscape architecture, GIS, or a related field, or any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the appropriate knowledge, skills, and abilities. Must possess and retain a valid California Class C Driver’s License as a condition of employment. Must be willing and able to work irregular hours, including weekends and evenings as needed. Bilingual fluency in English / Spanish is desirable.

Apply By: 10/08/17. Completion of an online job application is required. For additional job information and to access the online job application, visit: www.santa-ana.org/jobs. For additional information please call: (714) 647-6748. EOE/ADA