P23 $63,525.05- $90,114.11

Prepare various types of reports including graphic, statistical, maps representing existing and proposed land use and other data for written presentations. Compile information to be used in planning studies of physical development, economic growth, or recreational needs of the community, or of other programs involving the application of general planning principles. Assist in the preparation of clear, sound, accurate and informative statistical and other planning reports, studies and surveys containing findings, conclusions and recommendations.

Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s degree including or supplemented by 21 semester hour credits in professional planning subjects such as the principles of land use planning, history of city planning, planning project design, and planning law and administration.

Two (2) years of experience in municipal, county, regional, or state planning.

NOTE: Possession of a current and valid license as a professional planner in New Jersey issued by the New Jersey Board of Professional Planners may be substituted for the educational requirement.
NOTE: Possession of a current and valid credential as a Certified Planner Issued by the American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) may be Substituted for the educational requirement.
NOTE: Possession of a Master’s degree in Planning from an accredited college or university may be substituted for one (1) year of indicated experience.

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Please have your resume including any required documents (degree, licenses, certification and/or transcripts, letter of interest) and submit your application by the closing date.

Interviews will be granted based on resume
 NOTE: Pursuant to N.J.S.A. 52:14-7 (L. 2011, Chapter 70), also known as the “New Jersey First Act,” all public employees are required to obtain principal residence in the State of New Jersey within one (1) year of employment UNLESS OTHERWISE EXEMPTED FROM THE LAW.

The New Jersey Department of Community Affairs is an Equal Opportunity Employer

About Local Planning Service-NJ Department of Community Affairs

Local Planning Services (LPS), an office within DCA, works with communities to achieve local land use and planning goals.  As part of DCA's commitment to provide technical assistance to municipalities, our professional planning staff offers comprehensive planning services at no-cost to local governments.