Senior Planner

  • Santa Cruz, CA
  • $9,110.00 - $11,743.00 USD / Month

Website City of Santa Cruz

$52.56 – $67.75 Hourly
$9,110.00 – $11,743.00 Monthly

The City of Santa Cruz is currently hiring for Senior Planner in the Planning and Community Development Department. Under direction, the Senior Planner manages, oversees, reviews and performs complex professional land use and urban planning work, such as current planning, advance planning, implementation of the City’s General Plan, development review, management of Citywide pre-application review, and major, complex planning projects; provides direction and training to assigned staff; and, performs other related duties as assigned. The minimum qualifications for the Senior Planner are a Bachelor’s degree in urban or regional planning, or a related field and four years of increasingly responsible experience in urban or regional planning.

The City of Santa Cruz offers excellent benefits including CalPERS retirement, medical, dental, vision, basic life insurance, long-term disability, an Employee Assistance Program, vacation time, sick time, and up to 11 paid holidays per year.

Deadline to apply is Thursday, March 30, 2023 by 5:00 p.m.

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City of Santa Cruz Human Resources Department

809 Center St., Room 6, Santa Cruz, CA  95060

(831) 420-5040


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