City of Arcata – Planner I / Planner II / Senior Planner

Are you a detail oriented, customer service minded, community planner with aspiration to make our City a better place to live, work, and play?

The City welcomes all skill levels to apply.  Salary will commensurate with experience.

Experience and Training: Any combination of education, training and experience that would provide the required knowledge, skills, and abilities
is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the required qualifications would be:
Planner I and II: Equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in city or regional planning, community development, business or public administration, or a related field.
Planner I: At least one (1) year of responsible experience in planning, zoning and related community development activities or a related field is desirable.
Planner II: Satisfactory demonstration of at least two (2) years experience independently performing the duties of Planner I, and the ability to perform the specific tasks established for promotion to the position.
Senior Planner: Bachelor’s Degree in Planning or a closely related field, and at least three years of professional experience in municipal planning.