Town Planner

A delightful community on beautiful Lake Winnipesaukee and gateway to the White Mountains region seeks Town Planner.  Position supports Planning Board, Zoning Board of Adjustment, Heritage Commission, Conservation Commission, Capital Improvements Program Committee and others as required as Department Head in an integrated Land Use Office.  Night meetings required. 

Successful candidate will be (a) knowledgeable in planning, zoning, subdivision and site plan review regulations, environmental issues and other applicable statutes; together with sufficient knowledge of the construction, building and health regulatory environment to coordinate technical review sessions, (b) fluent in computer software programs and applications for GIS system development and the maintenance, use and application thereof; (c) skilled in written and oral communications; and (d) able to involve, and work effectively with an actively engaged local community.

Requires a bachelor’s degree in planning, business/public administration, landscape architecture or a related field; five years experience in professional planning, preferably in local government; or any equivalent combination of education and experience which demonstrates possession of the required knowledge, skills and abilities.  Master’s degree in planning and/or urban planning and supervision, budgeting and management experience a plus.  AICP and other certifications preferred.

Learn more at (click on Employment Opportunities).  Submit an application letter, resume and standard Town employment application form, to Mr. Walter Johnson, Town Administrator, 6 Holland Street, PO Box 139, Moultonborough, NH 03254. 

Position is open until filled.  Salary range: $56,830 - $74,150 and excellent benefits DOQ/DOE. 

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Town of Moultonborough
Close Date: 
Monday, September 30, 2019
$56,830 - $74,150