Placer County
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Job Open until Filled
Job Description

$55.66 - $69.51/hour; $9,647.73 - $12,048.40/month; $115,772.80 - $144,580.80/year

The Department of Agriculture, Parks, and Natural Resources is currently accepting applications for Principal Planner. As a Principal Planner, you will coordinate the planning activities of the Department of Agriculture, Parks, and Natural Resources with an emphasis on the Parks, Trails, and Open Space Division. This position involves working with both private development projects and capital improvement projects and will oversee all phases of planning and development including environmental review, permitting, subdivision conditioning, design, and construction oversight.

Minimum Qualifications: 
Any combination of experience and training that would provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying.  A typical way to obtain the required knowledge and abilities would be:

Experience: Five years of increasingly responsible experience in land use planning and development.

Training: Equivalent to a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in urban, regional or environmental planning, or a related field.

How to Apply: 
Placer County is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to an active nondiscrimination program.

To apply to this exciting career opportunity please visit our employment opportunities page at http://www.JobsAtPlacerCounty.com.

About Placer:
Placer County is comprised of over 1,400 square miles of beautiful and diverse geography, ranging from the residential and commercial areas of South Placer, through the historic foothill areas of Auburn, Foresthill, and Colfax, and to the County's jewel of the North Lake Tahoe basin. Placer is a great place to live, work, play, and learn! For more information about Placer County, please visit www.placer.ca.gov.

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