Planner

Genesee County Metropolitan Planning Commission

Genesee County, MI

Experience Level: Entry Level

AICP Certification: AICP Not required

Salary: Starting pay $50,022

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The Genesee County Metropolitan Planning Commission is seeking qualified applicants for a full-time Planner position. Assist in data collection, developing applications, writing reports under the direction of a Division Manager. Assist with projects being carried out by organizations and local units of government. Draft recommendations for projects and studies. Performs related duties as required. 

Must have an understanding of the principles and practices of planning, effective presentation and planning techniques, ability to learn and present state and federal requirements related to planning efforts carried out by the department, ability to interpret maps and other graphic materials, ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing, ability to work under stressful conditions.  Work effectively with the public, local officials and other county employees. 

Minimum Qualifications: 

Bachelor's degree in Urban and/or Regional Planning, Resource Planning, Geography, Environmental Science and Sustainability, and other degrees as related. A Master's degree in the above areas may be substituted for the Bachelor's degree.  

OR

Bachelor's degree and two (2) years of professional planning experience in a public planning office, private sector planning agency, or a non-profit organization serving the public sector. 

Posted October 13, 2021, 11:54 AM PDT


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