Overview

We are looking for a full time Environmental Planner for the Environmental Department.

The Environmental Planner acts as a creative and technical assistant on numerous plans, civic engagement efforts, and other work products.  The position’s work program requires an understanding of the principles, practices, and methods of environmental land use planning and related technical assistance. See the full job description for specific essential duties and responsibilities, and information about salary and benefits here.

This position is designed to be entry level for a candidate embarking on a career in the environmental planning field after graduating with their BA/BS in the field of community planning, environmental science, or a related field. SRPEDD’s office is located in Taunton, Massachusetts. Per our hybrid office policy, employees are physically in the office an average of two days per week. The Environmental Department has a consistent group in‐office day on Tuesday, during which we have our weekly staff meeting.  

To apply for this job email your details to hzincavage@srpedd.org

About Southeastern Regional Planning and Economic Development District

SRPEDD is a collegial workplace with experienced staff. We are looking for a proven self‐starter and independent worker who is equally at home in a collaborative working environment. SRPEDD’s work includes habitat restoration and watershed protection, climate and hazard mitigation planning, open space and recreation planning, conventional energy reduction projects, brownfield redevelopment, community master plans, regional transportation and  bicycle projects, build‐out and fiscal impact scenarios, transit planning, zoning bylaws, drone surveys and 3D interior photography, economic development, infrastructure initiatives, and more. SRPEDD supports the four cities and 23 towns in our region to build community and enhance quality of life for all.  Through careful collaboration, SRPEDD seeks to enhance equitable opportunities to envision and plan for the long‐term future, foster sustainable growth, and cultivate the systems and networks that emphasize social justice and community development.