The Town of Wellesley Planning Department is seeking qualified candidates for a part-time (17.5 hours/week) Planner position. The Planning Department is responsible for various work related to the long-range and current planning of the Town, as well as the administration of zoning and land use regulations. Through this work, the staff of the Planning Department provides service directly to the Town’s Planning Board, Design Review Board, Historic District Commission, Historical Commission, and Denton Road Neighborhood District Commission, and works with various other Town boards on related work.
Requires a Bachelor’s Degree in Planning or a related field or equivalent and the ability to communicate clearly, both verbally and in writing. One year of experience in municipal planning or a related field or equivalent, and working knowledge of applicable laws pertaining to land use within a municipality are preferred. Knowledge of preservation tenets and practices. The ability to interact with the public and manage time effectively while prioritizing workflow are a must. The anticipated hiring range is $27.00 to $32.00 per hour and the position is not benefits eligible. To apply, submit a cover letter and resume to the Human Resources Department, Town Hall, 525 Washington Street, Wellesley, MA 02482 or e-mail as a Word document or PDF to firstname.lastname@example.org by April 28, 2019. Technical writing samples are welcomed and encouraged. AA/EOE.
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LDS is seeking to hire a Real Estate Market Analyst/Planner starting in June of 2019. Applications will be accepted until April 26, 2019.
We seek an applicant who is highly motivated to work in the field of real estate planning and development in greater New England. This is an excellent opportunity to work in the housing and community development industry for a small but growing, entrepreneurial company based in suburban Boston. The firm works on all aspects of rental and home ownership housing development with a concentration in multi-family, senior, and affordable housing.
See attached for job description and application instructions.Job Posting LDS 3.27.2019.pdf
The Town of Westwood has a Request for Quotes for a Public Facilitator and public engagement assistance for the update of Westwood’s Comprehensive Plan. The Request for Quotes (RFQ) is attached and due by March 12. Please read it carefully for instructions. We hope you’ll consider providing a response to our RFQ. The information is available on the Town’s website at the following link:
The 495/MetroWest Partnership is seeking a Manager of Policy and Planning. The manager will be a team player reporting directly to the Partnership’s Executive Director, handling diverse responsibilities on planning and public policies addressing transportation and transit, regional infrastructure, economic development, workforce development, water resources, housing, and permitting.
The Manager will be responsible for analyzing public policies; developing consensus on positions and responses; preparing written materials and collateral pieces for these initiatives; serving as a resource for municipal officials, regional employers, development professionals, and environmental advocates; working with committees of volunteers; planning events and programs; identifying applicable grant programs and preparing applications; implementing strategies to increase the impact of Partnership’s message to the state and federal government, municipalities, regional employers, public, and other key stakeholders via social media, online messaging, and conventional media; and otherwise related duties as required.
Successful candidates will have excellent writing, communication, and public speaking skills; ability to work with diverse constituencies on issues; experience with a non-profit environment and/or working with volunteers; and academic or professional background on public policy and/or regional planning. Other requirements include a Bachelors Degree with graduate experience a plus; at least 5 years relevant professional experience with the Legislature, municipal or state government, regional planning, and/or advocacy organizations; strong computer skills with word processing, spreadsheet, powerpoint, and database programs as well as managing online resources and social media.
The 495/MetroWest Corridor Partnership is a non-profit advocacy organization serving thirty-five communities with public-private collaborations to enhance economic vitality and quality of life while sustaining environmental resources
Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest, resume, writing sample, and salary requirements to the 495/MetroWest Partnership, 200 Friberg Parkway, Westborough, MA 01581; via email to email@example.com .
The Town of Southbridge’s Economic Development and Planning Department is seeking a full-time CDBG Coordinator. Please click link for the job description and method to apply:
If you have any questions about the position, you can contact the Economic Development and Planning Director Rosemary Scrivens at (508) 764-5402 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Barrett Planning Group has openings for a full-time Planner I and part-time planning assistant. Duties, basic requirements, and minimum qualifications can be viewed at www.apa-ma.org/archives/category/jobs. I will accept resumes until the positions are filled. After January 1, 2019, we will be moving to a new office in Plymouth, Massachusetts to accommodate the growth of this firm. Commuting to Plymouth will be required, but after six months of successful work experience, employees who are able to work from home may be approved for telecommuting for part of the work week.
Resumes, cover letters, and writing samples should be sent to me by email at email@example.com. No phone calls, please.
The Medway Redevelopment Authority and the Town of Medway Community and Economic Development Department seek proposals from qualified planning/zoning/urban design consultants or consultant teams to develop a new section of the Medway Zoning Bylaw to implement the vision for the redevelopment of Medway’s Oak Grove area as articulated in the recently completed Oak Grove Area Urban Renewal Plan.
The RFP is available for review at: https://www.townofmedway.org/sites/medwayma/files/uploads/oak_grove_zoning_-_rfp_for_zoning_consultant_2-7-18_b.pdf
The Oak Grove Area Urban Renewal Plan may be viewed at: https://www.townofmedway.org/sites/medwayma/files/uploads/2017_06_12_medway_urp_final.pdf
Proposals are due by 10 am on Monday, February 26, 2018.
Susan E. Affleck-Childs
Planning and Economic Development Coordinator
Town of Medway
155 Village Street
Medway, MA 02053
Town of Medway – A Massachusetts Green Community
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The Town of Fairhaven has posted the job opening for the Director of Planning & Economic Development.
For more information, see this link: https://www.fairhaven-ma.gov/job-opportunities/pages/director-planning-and-economic-development
Due date for resumes is February 26, 2018.
MAPC is hiring! The Metropolitan Area Planning Council (MAPC) seeks candidates for the position of Regional Housing Planner to join the agency's Housing Working Group within the Land Use Department. The ideal candidate has a passion for housing as a tool to advance equity and to create great places. This individual will collaborate with the Chief Housing Planner and other staff to expand housing choice and opportunity in the Metro Boston region through housing production, preservation, master planning, equitable transit-oriented development, zoning, urban design, and other initiatives. The Planner will also work with colleagues on expanding expertise on best practices, Fair Housing, economic development, public policy, and other areas as described in the job description here: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/mapc/jobs/1947813/regional-housing-planner?pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs
The deadline for submitting proposals is February 6, 2018
The Town is seeking planning consulting services to: (1) develop a set of proposed zoning regulations for the Littleton Common/Beaverbrook sections of the Town; (2) develop multiple models that that illustrate what a re-designed and re-vitalized Town Common might look like; and (3) provide analyses of the economic impacts of such renditions of revitalization