Job Opening: Planner, New York State Tug Hill Commission

The New York State Tug Hill Commission is hiring an entry level Planner to provide assistance to local governments in the rural Tug Hill Region in the areas of land use planning, local law development, and general technical support to planning boards and other involved municipal boards.  Required skills include: knowledge of the principles and procedures of planning and related research; ability to present oneself well and communicate effectively both orally and in writing; proficiency with word processing, spreadsheet, database, and presentation software; and proficiency with Geographic Information Systems (GIS).  Minimum qualifications are a Master’s degree in City and Regional Planning or related field or a Bachelor’s degree in City and Regional Planning or related field plus two years of full-time paid experience in municipal, county, or regional planning or directly related work.  For more information about the position, see our website, www.tughill.org.