The Rockingham Planning Commission (RPC) is
seeking a part time Regional Planner to join its tightly-knit, award-winning
team. The RPC region is
a vibrant landscape of rural, suburban and urban communities located in
southeast New Hampshire just an hour north of Boston, minutes to the New
Hampshire beaches and a short trip to the White Mountains. The RPC enjoys a close relationship with its
member communities and federal, state and regional partner organizations in the
fields of transportation, land use, environmental planning, public health, housing,
and economic development.
The ideal candidate will have a background in
urban planning at the municipal or regional level, experience with municipal
land use boards, elected officials and municipal staff, and a familiarity with
transportation and environmental planning. The Regional Planner will provide services
directly to municipalities and land use boards and commissions including application
and plan review, ordinance and regulation development, master plan preparation
and work with other RPC staff on a variety of land use, transportation,
economic development and environmental projects. Applicants must have excellent
verbal and written communication skills and be comfortable preparing and
delivering public presentations. Availability
to attend evening meetings is required. The RPC fosters a work environment that
encourages continued professional development in an atmosphere that promotes a
healthy work/life balance.
Qualifications: A bachelors or master’s
degree in Urban or Environmental Planning or a related discipline and at least three
to five years of relevant professional work experience, a valid driver’s
license and reliable transportation. Attendance at evening meetings is required.
Hourly salary range of $27.00 to $35.00 per hour will be commensurate with
experience and qualifications.
To apply, submit a cover
letter and resume to Annette Pettengill at apettengill@theRPC.org. This position will remain open until filled or the
recruitment is cancelled. The RPC is an equal opportunity employer.
Open Requests for Proposals
There are no open requests for proposals at Rockingham Planning Commission at this time.