Under the Supervising Planner – Sustainability and Resiliency’s direction, the Senior Planner will work in the Middlesex County Office of Planning and will be responsible for the development, analysis and coordination of various environmental, sustainability and resiliency-based programming, projects and planning initiatives. A primary focus area of the Senior Planner will be resiliency planning. The Senior Planner will conduct application reviews of Water Quality Management Plan, Wastewater Management Plan, and other related applications for compliance with County procedures and other applicable state and/or municipal regulations. The Senior Planner will also assist in the preparation and coordination of various planning projects related to watershed management and water quality protection planning. Additionally, the Senior Planner will support the development of other planning initiatives relative to advancing the County’s sustainability and resiliency efforts. The Senior Planner will give attention to furthering initiatives that assist in adapting to and responding to changing climate conditions.
EXAMPLES OF WORK:
KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES:
Possession of a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university including or supplemented by twenty-one (21) semester hour credits in professional planning subjects such as the principals of land use planning, history of city planning, planning project design, planning law and administration.
Two (2) years of experience in environmental planning.
NOTE: Possession of a current and valid license as a Professional Planner in New Jersey issued by the State Board of Professional Planners may be substituted for the educational requirement.
NOTE: Possession of a current and valid credential as a Certified Planner issued by the American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) may be substituted for the educational requirement.
NOTE: Possession of a Master's degree in Planning from an accredited college or university may be substituted for one (1) year of the required experience.
Appointees will be required to possess a driver's license valid in New Jersey.
Middlesex County resident preferred. A license as a Professional Planner, issued by the New Jersey State Board of Professional Planners, is preferred. AICP certification is preferred. Master’s degree in Planning preferred.