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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

October 2, 2020
Town Planner
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The Town of Epping is seeking an experienced full-time Town Planner. Candidates must have a minimum of a bachelor’s degree in planning, community or economic development and/or public administration. Master degree candidates in the field of planning is desired, but not required. Candidates must have a minimum of five years of progressively responsible experience in a complex municipal environment and/or an equivalent of education and experience. Performs duties as the Code Enforcement Officer on matters related to zoning regulations, State statutes and site regulations to name a few. Full-time benefits to be offered and compensation to be commensurate with experience. Salary range expected to be in the range of $65,000 - $75,000 annually.
Deadline: October 23, 2020

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: October 15, 2020

September 11, 2020
Director of Housing & Community Development
The Community Development Finance Authority (CDFA), the financial engine that drives community economic development across New Hampshire, seeks a full-time Director of Housing and Community Development. The Director of Housing and Community Development will serve as the top Housing and Community Development staff reporting to the Executive Director. Primary functions include managing existing and future CDFA Housing and Community Development programs under the CDBG program, seeking to improve the reach and use of these programs, working with partner agencies to maximize and leverage development resources, and finding creative and innovative solutions. This position is primarily responsible for understanding the business and government environment around housing and community development in NH and conducting regular and productive outreach and coordination with CDFA partner agencies on the state and local level, and with communities statewide.
Deadline: Open until filled.

August 18, 2020
Economic Recovery Coordinator

Strafford Regional Planning Commission seeks a qualified professional for the position of Economic Recovery Coordinator. Working closely with dedicated planning staff, this position focuses on implementing SRPC’s EDA CARES Act grant through providing direct technical assistance to member communities, stakeholders, and businesses on issues related to economic development, economic resiliency, and adaptive strategies in response to COVID-19. The successful candidate will deliver professional planning and technical expertise through direct communications and constituent services with SRPC municipalities and the business community.
Deadline: September 30, 2020

August 17, 2020
Director of Planning and Development
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The Town of Wolfeboro, NH is seeking applicants for the position of Director of Planning and Development. Wolfeboro is a vibrant and diverse community on beautiful Lake Winnipesaukee. This position is responsible for the administration and management of the Planning and Development Department. This includes planning the Town's future in areas including land-use, transportation, economic development, natural resource protection, and maintenance and enhancement of Wolfeboro's special character and quality of life. It is also responsible for zoning administration and enforcement, conservation administration, inspections, and code enforcement.
Deadline: September 3, 2020

July 28, 2020
Part-Time Regional Planner

The Rockingham Planning Commission (RPC) is seeking a part-time Regional Planner to join its tightly-knit, award-winning team. RPC is an association of 27 cities and towns in Rockingham County in southeastern New Hampshire and is one of nine Regional Planning Commissions (RPC) in New Hampshire enabled through state legislation (RSA 36:46).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.

April 16, 2020
Community and Economic Development Planner pdf file

The North Country Council Regional Planning Commission and Economic Development District is looking to fill the position of Community & Economic Development Planner. Reporting to the Executive Director, the Community & Economic Development Planner will provide professional, technical and administrative support the Council’s community development work program. The Planner filling this position will be responsible for research, development, and implementation of plans, studies and recommendations pertaining to areas economic and community development, land use planning, comprehensive planning and environmental issues. Planner filing this position will conduct data research and analysis, prepare reports, and work with municipalities, businesses, non-profits, committees, State and federal agencies. The Community & Economic Development Planner will assist with the development of scopes of work for projects, grant applications and provide technical and grant administration services. The responsibilities of the position will vary with the program or project on which the planner is working and will require the individual work collaboratively with others while balancing multiple projects and priorities.
Deadline: June 1, 2020 (Open until filled)

April 16, 2020
Associate Transportation Planner pdf file
The North Country Council Regional Planning Commission and Economic Development District is looking to fill the position of Associate Transportation Planner. The North Country Council provides assistance to over 50 communities in the northern third of New Hampshire in the areas of community, environmental, and transportation planning and economic development. The Associate Transportation Planner will primarily support the Council’s Transportation Work Program through assisting in the coordination of programs through communications, information gathering, research, report preparation, and written and personal communications. Work will vary with the specific responsibilities of the transportation program in which the Planner is working in. This position is full-time with benefits.
Deadline: June 1, 2020 (Open until filled)

April 16, 2020
Summer Data Collection Intern pdf file
The North Country Council is seeking interns for temporary positions for the upcoming summer fieldwork season. The North Country Council provides assistance to over 50 communities in the northern third of New Hampshire in the areas of community, environmental, and transportation planning and economic development. This position will provide the qualified candidate with the opportunity to gain valuable experience in environmental planning, transportation planning, and data collection, as well as support local, regional, statewide planning projects and initiatives. This position will primarily involve outdoor fieldwork with some office-based work at our office in the vibrant mountain town of Littleton, NH. The successful applicant will have the ability to work as a part of a team of professionals, follow directions, complete tasks on time, and interact with the public in a professional manner. Fieldwork is a primary component of this position, and the applicant must be comfortable working as part of a two person field team in rural outdoor environments under a variety of weather conditions.
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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