Senior Planner

The City of Downey is seeking a qualified, motivated, and engaged Senior Planner who enjoys working with the public and thrives in a team environment. This position supports a very busy planning division that is engaged in an exciting revival of the City’s downtown, the development of a Specific Plan for an anticipated light-rail station, and various retail, commercial, and residential projects.

Under general supervision of the Principal or City Planner, the Senior Planner performs professional-level tasks in current and/or comprehensive planning; provides information and assistance to developers, the business community, and the public in the areas of planning, housing, zoning, and development related matters.