Assistant and Associate Planner

Agency City of Seaside

LOCATION Seaside, CA

FILING DEADLINE October 27, 2021

SALARY RANGE $72,608.64 – $102,560.64 Annually

The Positions

The ideal candidate for both roles will have an inquisitive nature and demonstrates an interest and ability to work in all areas of the planning department. Candidates will have excellent customer service skills and an eagerness to serve and support the community through their work and public forums. The ideal candidates will be self-starters and proactive in their approach to solving problems and enjoy working as part of a collaborative, supportive team environment. Experience in the Public Sector is ideal; however, strong skills with an understanding of the intricacies of public sector development will also be accepted.

Associate Planner

Under direct and general supervision, performs various professional field and office planning work, including review of development and land use applications, zoning, site plans, and environmental documents; provides project management and administration; completes technical assessments and prepares written project analyses; provides professional advice and assistance to the public on planning, community development, zoning, permits, and environmental review; provides complex professional staff assistance to management, other departments, and the public in areas of expertise; performs a variety of studies and prepares and presents staff reports; and performs related work as required.

Assistant Planner

Under direct and general supervision, performs various professional field and office planning work, including review of development and land use
applications, zoning, site plans, and environmental documents; provides project management and administration; completes technical assessments and prepares written project analyses; provides professional advice and assistance to the public on planning, community development, zoning, permits, and environmental review; provides complex professional staff assistance to management, other departments, and the public in areas of expertise; performs a variety of studies and prepares and presents staff reports; and performs related work as required.