The Jefferson County Department of Planning is seeking a qualified person to fill an entry-level position. Jefferson County is located where the St. Lawrence River meets Lake Ontario at the foothills of the Adirondack Mountains and Tug Hill. Responsibilities include: collection of statistical data, project and program research, and development of written reports to assist the Department’s programs in the areas of county planning and economic development; resource and environmental management; and information, demographic, and data services.
Minimum Qualifications: Graduation from a recognized college or university with a bachelor's degree in Planning, Landscape Architecture, Geography, Environmental Studies; or
Associate's degree in Planning, Geography, or Environmental Studies or related field and two years of experience in municipal, community or regional planning; or
An equivalent combination of training and experience as defined by the limits above.
NOTE: Candidates will be required to submit a college transcript with their application.
Salary: $36,782 with excellent fringe benefits including health insurance & NYS Retirement. Civil Service exam required for permanent appointment. EOE
Send application and resume to: Jefferson County Department of Human Resources 175 Arsenal Street, Watertown, NY 13601. Or apply online at www.co.jefferson.ny.us. Applications will be accepted until position is filled.