Job Opening: La Group, Senior Planner

The LA Group is seeking a senior planner with experience in community and regional planning to lead a staff of planners working in a tech-oriented multi-disciplinary planning and design firm.

The qualified candidate must have experience in the management of personnel, marketing of client services, preparing project proposals, management of clients and contracts, management of sub consultant teams, and maintaining budgets and schedules. Experience working in a multi-disciplinary firm is desired.

Additional experience desired for this position includes knowledge of the NYS Capital Region, grant writing, facilitation of community outreach, development of community and regional plans, LWRP planning and implementation, recreation planning, drafting of local laws and zoning ordinances, transportation planning, economic analysis, and SEQRA review.

The LA Group, recently recognized as a “Best Places to Work” is an award-winning, team-oriented multi-disciplinary planning and design firm with a national practice in federal work, a focus on state and municipal clients, community and regional planning, parks and recreation, athletic and educational facilities, and private development. The firm’s home office is located in the City of Saratoga Springs.

Qualified candidates submit resume to: Director of Human Resources, The LA Group, P.C. 40 Long Alley, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866 or via email to: msterling@thelagroup. The LA Group is an EOE/M/F/D/V.

Job Opening: The Housing Assistance Program of Essex County, Inc, Landlord Ambassador

This position is funded through a two year grant to develop a preservation pipeline through landlord outreach to connect owners to available grant and financing opportunities, help owners understand and navigate the process of securing NYS financial assistance, stabilize at risk buildings, and to expand opportunities for acquisition of distressed multi-family housing stock. The Landlord ambassador will implement the program, perform outreach, and coordinate with HAPEC staff to reach successful outcomes. Read more here.

Job Opening: Deputy Director of Faith-Based Initiatives, New York, NY

The Deputy Director of Faith-Based Initiatives reports directly to the Deputy Commissioner of Faith-Based Community Development Services and assists in the leadership of the Governor’s Office of Faith-Based Community Development Services.  The incumbent is responsible for managing the program on behalf of the Governor’s Office and would serve as liaison between the Executive Chamber and the Faith-Based team at Homes and Community Renewal.

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Job Opening: Planner, Bergmann Associates

Bergmann is looking to add an experienced Planner to our expanding team! We work with a variety of municipalities to create custom comprehensive plans, update existing plans, and create a feeling of community across New York and Pennsylvania. We specialize in public outreach and engagement, revitalization efforts, and community planning. If you’re someone looking to make the world around you better and get excited about seeing plans come to fruition, this might be the perfect fit!

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Job Opening: Grant Project Manager, New York State Homes and Community Renewal

This position will support the New York Main Street program and other downtown revitalization grant activities administered by the Office of Community Renewal. Project Managers in OCR oversee a portfolio of grant projects by providing technical support to applicants and awardees, processing payment requests and monitoring project progress and compliance.

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Job Opening: Deputy Commissioner, the Office of Community Renewal, New York State HCR

Under the general direction of the Senior Vice President, Homeownership and Community Development, the Deputy Commissioner, Office of Community Renewal is responsible for the successful administration of ten active state and federally funded affordable housing and community development programs, with a combined annual program budget of more than $100 million. 

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Job Opening: Senior Planner, Genesee/Finger Lakes Regional Planning Council

The Genesee/Finger Lakes Regional Planning Council (G/FLRPC) is seeking applicants for a fulltime position as a Senior Planner. The Senior Planner has both program and project responsibilities, assists in the success of the organization and has general responsibilities, organizational responsibilities, and performs other duties as assigned.

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