City of Santa Cruz – Senior Planner

$8,099.00 – $10,962.00 Monthly

$97,188.00 – $131.544.00 Annually

The current vacancy is in the Current Planning Division of 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.  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.  A Master’s degree in urban or regional planning or a related field may be substituted for one year of the required experience.

The City of Santa Cruz offers excellent Health Benefits and PERS Retirement.

Deadline to apply is Thursday, May 6, 2020 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