City Planner

Closing Date: 
Fri, 09/29/2017
Salary Range: 
$5,016-$6,700/month plus excellent benefit

The City of Pendleton is accepting applications for a full-time Planner position in the Community Development Department.  The position is responsible for Administering the City’s Comprehensive Plan, including ensuring compliance with related City or State development codes. Provides professional planning and land use advice to the public, staff, the Planning Commission, City Council and other officials. Must have a thorough knowledge of zoning laws and comprehensive plans including their formation, process of adoption, and enforcement. Requires skill in use of personal computers and working knowledge of GIS applications, skill in conducting research, writing technical reports, grant applications and developing plans and procedures, and the ability to communicate effectively.  Requires a Bachelor’s degree in land use planning, urban planning, landscape architecture or a closely related field; and five years progressively responsible experience in municipal planning; or a satisfactory equivalent combination of education and experience. Salary range is $5,016-$6,700/month plus excellent benefits.  Applications are available at www.pendleton.or.us/employment  or at City Hall, 500 SW Dorion, Pendleton OR 97801 or by calling 966-0201.  Application, resumé and cover letter must be received no later than September 29, 2017.  The City of Pendleton is an Equal Opportunity Employer.