Senior Planner

This is a continuous recruitment that is subject to close at any time. Prompt application is encouraged.

Under direction, performs a variety of complex professional level duties and responsibilities in support of the City’s current and advance planning functions; processes complex planning applications in accordance with the City’s Zoning Code; may serve as a project lead on planning projects; and provides information and assistance to applicants, developers, consultants, the general public, and outside agencies and organizations regarding City codes, policies, standards, and processes related to planning related matters.

Education/Training/Experience:

A typical way of obtaining the knowledge, skills and abilities outlined above is:
• Graduation from a four-year college or university with a Bachelor’s degree in urban planning, public administration or a closely related field: and
• Five years of increasingly responsible professional planning experience,
• Including some responsibility for the supervision or training of others; or
• An equivalent combination of training and experience.

For a detailed job flyer and on-line application, please visit the city’s web site at www.lakeforestca.gov/jobs.