Director of Planning
County of Lancaster, Pennsylvania is seeking applications for the Director of Planning. This position is responsible for all activities and work programs of the Lancaster County Planning Commission and assists the Board of Commissioners in establishing policies and plans dealing with the future of Lancaster County. Responsible for delivering and implementing county plans that ensure efficient transportation and use of land that enhances the economy of the County and quality of life of residents. Requires a master’s degree in urban, regional, or community planning or a related field with at least ten years of progressively responsible experience, or any combination of education and experience that provides equivalent, knowledge, skills and abilities. Salary negotiable depending on experience. Lancaster County is located in South Central Pennsylvania along the Susquehanna River, approximately 70 miles west of Philadelphia. It is an area of just 984 square miles, houses a population of over 500,000 residents. It is home to a diverse population with agricultural roots, a large Amish community, 60 municipalities, a third class city, and a strong sense of history. For detailed information and to apply for employment, go to our website at www.co.lancaster.pa.us "Job Opportunities" or visit our HR office at 150 N. Queen St., Suite 312, Lancaster PA. Applications are due by June 3, 2019. EOE.