City of Sunnyvale – Assistant Planner

The City of Sunnyvale has an exciting opportunity for an Assistant Planner to join its Planning Division in the Community Development Department. Under direction of a Principal Planner or Assistant Director of Community Development, the Assistant Planner performs professional work including review of staff-level and minor projects, assistance to the public at the One Stop counter; and performs related work as required.

Team work and collaboration are at the heart of the Planning Division. A candidate with great interpersonal skills, a strong work ethic, and the ability to thrive in a fast-paced and challenging work environment is desired.

Working for the City of Sunnyvale as an Assistant Planner is both challenging and rewarding and you are provided an opportunity to invest in the community and see the results of your work. This position requires a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in urban planning, architecture or a related field; AND 6 months paid city planning experience; OR a Master’s degree from an accredited college or university in urban planning, architecture or a related field.

The City of Sunnyvale provides an excellent benefits package.  A complete application consists of a City application and responses to the required supplemental questions.  The Associate Planner recruitment opens on November 18, 2019 and the final filing date is December 10, 2019 at 5:00 pm or after receiving 100 qualified and completed applicants, whichever is first. A completed application will consist of a City application and supplemental questionnaire. For complete information regarding this current opportunity, please visit: Sunnyvale.ca.gov

Assistant Planner – Salary: $36.47 – $46.55 hourly