Senior Planner

City of Salinas

Salinas, CA

Experience Level: Mid-Level

Salary: $92,844 - $118,488 Annually

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The City of Salinas (pop. 163,542) is the 33rd largest city in California and the largest city in beautiful Monterey County. The City of Salinas Community Development Department invites qualified candidates to apply for the position of Senior Planner. The current vacancy is in the Advanced Planning and Project Implementation Division (APPI). APPI services include leading the update and maintenance of the General Plan and other long-range planning documents, the preparation and/or processing of complex planning projects and initiatives and coordinating the implementation of General Plan and community plan goals, policies and actions. This position’s primary focus will be to support the preparation of a future growth area specific plan and policy and content development for the General Plan Update. The ideal candidate will be a team-oriented individual with experience in long-range planning and project management.

At a minimum, candidates must Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in Urban Planning, Public Administration, or a related field and four (4) years of municipal planning and community development experience, three (3) of which must be at the professional level.

APPLY BY: 5:00 p.m. on January 31, 2023. For more information, please contact the Human Resources Office at: (831) 758-7254. EOE/AA. https://www.cityofsalinas.org/ 

Posted January 17, 2023, 10:45 AM PST


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