Planner, Orange County Department of Planning

Applications are now being accepted for the position of Planner. The nature of this appointment is provisional pending outcome of Civil Service Examination. Examination to be scheduled at a later date.

The work involves responsibility for assisting in the development of plans and programs which provide for utilization of water, land and physical facilities on a municipal, county or regional level as administered through the Orange County Department of Planning and Development. The work is carried out in accordance with established policies and procedures and involves the performance of a variety of planning activities in conjunction with water and land use, public utilities, community facilities, housing and transportation.

Minimum Qualifications: Either:

  1. (A)  Graduation from a regionally accredited college or university or one accredited by the New York State Board of Regents to grant degrees with a Master’s degree in Community, Regional, Urban or City Planning; OR
  2. (B)  Graduation from a regionally accredited college or university or one accredited by the New York State Board of Regents to grant degrees with a Master’s degree in Architecture, Civil Engineering, Environmental Studies, Geographic Information Systems, Geography, Government, Historic Preservation, Landscape Architecture, Public Administration or related field and six (6) months of experience in municipal, county or regional planning; OR
  3. (C)  Graduation from a regionally accredited college or university or one accredited by the New York State Board of Regents to grant degrees with a Bachelor’s degree in Community, Regional, Urban or City Planning, Architecture, Civil Engineering, Environmental Studies, Geographic Information Systems, Geography, Government, Historic Preservation, Landscape Architecture, Public Administration or related field and two (2) years of experience in municipal, county or regional planning.

Starting Salary: $28.3084 per hour (35 hours per week)

CIVIL SERVICE EXAMINATION WILL BE REQUIRED

SEND COVER LETTER, APPLICATION, & RESUME BY May 2, 2016 TO:

David E. Church, AICP, Planning Commissioner Orange County Planning Department 124 Main Street Goshen, NY 10924 Phone: (845) 615-3840/ Fax: (845) 291-2533 Email: erussell@orangecountygov.com

Employment applications can be downloaded from Orange County’s website. Please visit www.orangecountygov.com and follow the link to the Department of Human Resources page.

AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

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