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Job Opportunities

Job opportunities at OEP and related agencies aganizations. If you would like to post a notice of an energy or planning related job, please use the jobs posting form.

Job Opportunities at OEP

June 23, 2017

Director, Conservation Land Stewardship Program  pdf file
The Office of Energy and Planning is accepting applications for the position of Director to administer all aspects of the Conservation Land Stewardship Program. We are seeking an individual with good communication and project management skills who will conduct workshops, monitor land use, collect and interpret GPS data and produce land use reports, among other tasks. A background in resource conservation and land management is preferable.

Job Opportunities in New Hampshire

June 2, 2017

Land Use & Assessing Coordinator pdf file

The Town of Newbury is seeking a dependable, self-motivated, detail oriented Land Use and Assessing Coordinator. The successful applicant will work under the direction and supervision of the Town Administrator and Town Assessor, provide support to the Planning and Zoning Boards as well as provide customer service to residents and professionals who visit the office. Training will be provided, but a background in municipal services is preferred.

Deadline: June 16, 2017

May 22, 2017

Executive Director pdf file

The Nashua Regional Planning Commission, established in 1959 to serve its member
communities with comprehensive transportation, land use, mapping, data, and environmental
planning services, seeks an Executive Director.

Send a resume accompanied by a letter of interest in confidence by email before June 14, 2017
at 4:30 pm
to Karen Baker at with a subject line of: NRPC Executive
Director Search.

May 8, 2017

Land Use Assistant

The Town of Fitzwilliam is accepting applications for the position of Land Use Assistant. This position provides professional administrative support, including note taking and research for the Planning Board, Zoning Board of Adjustment and Historic District Commission. The ideal candidate will have excellent customer service skills, the ability to communicate effectively, orally and in writing, and a working knowledge of New Hampshire municipal land use planning, zoning administration and municipal budgeting. Applicants should also have experience using Geospatial Information Systems (GIS) to create maps for the Town, and be proficient in Microsoft Office products including Word and Excel. This position is 30 hours per week, supervised by the Chair of the Planning Board. Please send resume to Town of Fitzwilliam, Board of Selectmen, PO Box 725, Fitzwilliam, NH 03447.

April 26, 2017

Part-Time Economic Development Manager

The City of Somersworth is seeking candidates for the position of Part-Time Economic Development Manager Approx. 28 hrs/week. Position performs key functions and responsibilities to include recruiting new businesses, supporting existing businesses, and encouraging strategic redevelopment and development of property.

This position is open until filled.

April 20, 2017

Land Use Director

The Town of Hudson is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Land Use Director. Working under the general direction of the Town Administrator and the Board of Selectmen, the Land Use Director provides management, leadership, and coordination to the planning, engineering, zoning, code enforcement, and economic development activities of the Town. The Land Use Director also serves as the Town Planner.

Deadline May 22, 2017 at 8am EST.

April 11, 2017

Town Planner pdf file

The Town of Moultonborough is seeking candidates for the position of Town Planner who will be responsible for working with the community to preserve and shape a safe, sustainable, vital and well planned town through long-range planning that reflects the community’s vision. The Town Planner will be a trusted resource that provides innovative solutions, engages with the community and serves the public as a source of information and data about the community.

The position is open until filled.

April 3, 2017

2017 Summer Interns

The Rockingham Planning Commission is seeking two part-time interns to assist with water resource, land use and transportation planning projects for communities in the southeastern New Hampshire region. The intern’s primary roles will be conducting fieldwork inventorying and data analysis for RPC's Regional Stream Crossing Assessment project. Other duties may include assisting with transportation planning efforts, local master plan updates, hazard mitigation plans, or similar activities. To the extent possible, assigned projects will be related to interns' areas of interest. Applications are due by Tuesday, April 18, 2017.

February 16, 2017

Town Administrator

The Town of Wakefield is accepting applications for the position of Town Administrator. The town is seeking a dynamic, articulate, and experienced administrator to manage daily municipal operations with 30+ employees and a $5M annual budget. The ideal candidate will have an appreciable mixture of formal education and municipal/business experience with specific skills in budget/finance preparation, personnel administration, and project management.

Please forward resume and cover letter by 12 noon, February 24, 2017.

February 13, 2017

Data Collection & Analysis Assistant

Strafford Regional Planning Commission seeks a temporary full-time Data Collection & Analysis Assistant to support transportation planning activities. This is an eight month temporary position. The expected start date is March 2017. This position provides an opportunity to work with a collaborative team focused on using technology and data to inform regional and statewide decision-makers. The successful candidate will assist staff and collaborators through data collection, report writing, and map creation services.

The position is open until filled.

January 27, 2017

GIS/Planning Technician

The Town of Salem is seeking candidates for the position of GIS/Planning Technician. The primary responsibilities of the GIS/Planning Technician are maintenance, development and administration of Salem's Geographic Information System (GIS). This includes but is not limited to maintaining and enhancing the system, planning for hardware and software budgetary needs, creating/organizing/updating feature layers, designing spatial databases, documenting GIS procedures, establishing GIS standards, producing map and/or report output, training end users on how GIS data and mapping can be used, and presenting the GIS to interested groups. Secondary responsibilities of the position include assisting with the delivery of Community Development and Planning services, with a focus on long range planning.

This position is open until filled.

January 23, 2017

Planner I

The City of Portsmouth is seeking candidates for the positiion of Planner I. The planner performs administrative and planning functions for the Planning Department. The work requires examining, analyzing and evaluating facts and circumstances surrounding each application for land use and development, and determining compliance with zoning ordinances, and applicable state and federal laws.

The position is open until filled.

December 7, 2016

Planner/Planning Technician pdf file

The Southwest Region Planning Commission is looking to fill the position of either Planner or Planning Technician, depending on background and experience of applicants.

Please respond promptly as this position is open until filled.

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NH Office of Energy and Planning
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