The City of Rancho Cordova is actively recruiting for an experienced SENIOR PLANNER who is seeking a new career opportunity to manage staff and lead projects with the goal of enhancing quality of life in our community. The ideal candidate has a history of successful project management in the areas of complex development/environmental review, long-range planning, special studies, zoning an general plan updates. The ability to lead and mentor staff is key, along with outstanding communication skills and a sincere interest in civic engagement activities.
Located in the eastern part of Sacramento County, Rancho Cordova is a thriving urban community near the beautiful American River. Part of the Community Development Department, Planning staff work to ensure that future growth is well planned, attractive, sustainable, and responds to the needs of the community. This work supports City-wide goals to ensure a sustainable, inviting and livable community and to drive diverse economic opportunities.