County of Ventura – Planner IV (Senior Planner)

Ventura County invites applications for a Senior Planner (Planner IV) position with an excellent benefits package and salary range from $76,433.86 to $112,802.94 annually; salary dependent upon career experience and qualifications. This senior-level planning position performs duties such as: coordinating projects, defining problems, and alternative solutions; making oral presentations to public groups and governmental bodies; preparing written reports; and researching, compiling, synthesizing, analyzing, and interpreting information and data necessary to meet planning objectives.

The ideal candidate will possess a Master’s degree in Urban Planning or a related field, have experience working as a project lead or project manager on land use planning projects, and have at least five years of progressively complex work experience in land-use planning. Incumbents in this position may receive an educational incentive of 2.5% for an Associate degree, 3.5% for a Bachelor degree, or 5% for a post-graduate degree that is not required to work in the classification. The incumbent may also be eligible for bilingual incentive, depending on operational necessity and certification of skill.
Complete information is available at For additional information please contact Liz Sandoval at (805)654-2482.