The City of Richmond is seeking highly motivated, dependable and hardworking candidates to fill the position of Planner I. If you’re someone who enjoys conducting research studies regarding land use, urban design, population trends, transportation, housing, redevelopment and community service needs, this position could be for you!
Planner I is the entry-level class in the professional planning series. Planners are responsible for providing assistance to higher-level planners in the areas of research, data collection and preparation of reports. Assignments are intended to provide background experience in the fundamental principles and practices of municipal planning which are a prerequisite for professional-level work. Initially, incumbents work under close supervision and are expected to become increasingly knowledgeable and capable of carrying out assignments with increasing independence. This class is alternatively staffed with Planner II, and incumbents may advance to the higher-level class.
Position Description and Duties (Illustrative Only)
All candidates must apply online and submit a fully completed City of Richmond Employment Application, including responses to the supplemental questions, before July 16, 2021.