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December 23, 2020
Assistant Planning Director

The Town of Bedford is accepting applications for the position of Assistant Planning Director. The Assistant Planning Director provides professional support to the Planning Board and Historic District Commission. The ideal candidate will have strong customer service skills, knowledge in the theory and practice of land use planning and zoning, experience reviewing site plans and subdivisions and the ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing. The Assistant Planning Director also works on long-range planning projects, including preparation of the town Master Plan.
Deadline: Open until filled

December 11, 2020
Town Planner
Milford, the hub of the Souhegan Valley, has an immediate opening for a full-time qualified and creative Town Planner/MS4 Coordinator. This position will be responsible for land-use planning and environmental programs on behalf of the Office of Community Development. The position reports to the Director of Community Development, and is part of a progressive team that includes community development, building and code enforcement, environmental programs, and conservation. The creative Town Planner / MS4 Coordinator prepares and writes documents relative to short-term and long-range planning regulations, codes, and policies; attends and participates at meetings. The position is also responsible for the management, organized planning, and mobilization of efforts in compliance with the Town's Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System (MS4) permit program.
Deadline: December 18, 2020, 4:30 PM

October 27, 2020
Regional Planner pdf file
The Nashua Regional Planning Commission (NRPC) seeks an experienced Planner to join its highly-functioning multi-disciplinary team. The ideal candidate will have a background in urban planning at the municipal or regional level, experience in staffing local land use boards and a familiarity with transportation and environmental planning. The regional planner will provide plan review services, ordinance development, Master Plan preparation and other similar services to NRPC communities on a contractual basis and work on a variety of other land use, transportation, economic development, and environmental projects as needed. Applicants should possess excellent verbal and written communication skills and be comfortable making public presentations.
Deadline: Open until filled

October 14, 2020
Regional Planner
The Rockingham Planning Commission (RPC) is seeking a full 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 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.
Deadline: Open until filled

September 21, 2020
Planning & Development Director

The Town of Plymouth is seeking an experienced, self-motivated, detail-oriented, communicative and respectful individual to fill the position of Planning & Development Director. The successful candidate will be hands-on, leading the Land Use Boards and Planning Assistant to a continued goal of serve-first, technical and professional, to residents, applicants, professionals and land use board members. Candidate plays an integral part of the Town of Plymouth’s organization in anticipating and meeting the needs of the community. Duties include review and assistance from project conception to occupancy and future condition compliance, zoning administration and providing assistance and guidance to the land use boards; creating a positive relationship between development and the needs of the full community through a participatory planning and design process.
Deadline: Open until filled

April 13, 2020
Executive Director
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The Upper Valley Lake Sunapee Regional Planning Commission (UVLSRPC) seeks a full-time Executive Director to lead its dynamic, nine-member staff. The UVLSRPC is an association of 27 cities and towns in western New Hampshire and is one of nine Regional Planning Commissions (RPC) in New Hampshire enabled through state legislation (RSA 36:46). The position requires a professional who is an effective manager with a strong understanding of diverse planning, public health, transportation, environmental, and economic development issues at the local, regional, state, and interstate levels. On a day-to-day basis, the Executive Director can serve many roles, including a manager, administrator, planner, facilitator, advocate, and consensus builder. This is a high-profile position with significant expectations that offers a unique career opportunity to enhance the region’s landscape, economic vitality, and quality of life.
Deadline: June 1, 2020 at 4:00 PM (Open until filled).

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NH Office of Strategic Initiatives
Governor Hugh J. Gallen State Office Park
Johnson Hall, 3rd Floor  |  107 Pleasant Street  |  Concord, NH 03301
(603) 271-2155  |  fax: (603) 271-2615