Senior Planner

The City is seeking an experienced planner to fill this new position within the Community Development Department. This position reports to the Community Development Director and will independently perform professional-level work in current and/or advanced planning, and provides information and assistance to developers, the business community and the public on planning, housing, zoning and development related matters. This position will also provide direction to subordinate staff in current planning and code enforcement. The person best suited for this position will have a variety of current and advanced planning experience, have a good working knowledge of CEQA, understand in-fill development influences, be flexible, a problem solver, have excellent customer service skills, and work well in a small organizational setting. A person with experience in a contract-model City will be able to quickly adapt to this fast paced environment and enjoy being exposed to a wide variety of responsibilities. A copy of the complete job description can be obtained from the City’s website.