City of Sunnyvale – Senior Planner

The City of Sunnyvale is seeking a Senior Planner. Under the general direction of the Assistant Director of Community Development or Planning Officer, performs, plans, directs, and supervises professional planning activities of the Planning Division within the Community Development Department; including a variety of complex technical planning activities relative to an assigned area of responsibility; and performs related work as required.

The Senior Planner classification is the advanced journey-level in the Planner series. Incumbents assigned to this classification are responsible for more complex projects and planning project management. This position differs from the lower-level classification of Associate Planner in that the lower class performs more routine planner duties.

Experience and Education:
The minimum qualifications for education and experience can be met in the following ways:
(1) a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in urban planning, architecture or a related field; AND 
Five years of city planning experience
(2) a Master’s degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in urban planning, architecture or a related field; AND 
Four years of city planning experience.
If you are interested in this opportunity, please submit a City of Sunnyvale employment application and responses to the supplemental questions to the Department of Human Resources no later than 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 29, 2021 (postmarks or faxes are not accepted).