The town of Natick seeks an enthusiastic, highly motivated individual who enjoys working in a collaborative workplace as a Community Planner. A successful candidate will be responsible for the management of the town’s newly adoption Community Preservation Act (CPA), in addition to providing professional and technical work in the areas of housing, arts and culture as outlined in Natick 2030+ (town’s master plan).

This position requires a master’s degree in planning, architecture, construction management, public administration, social work, public policy, project management, or a related field. In addition to a minimum of two years of experience in municipal government, housing, planning and development, community development, and/or project management.

The Community Planner is a full-time (37.5 hours per week) position with a salary range between $60,000-$85,000 and full benefits.

Interested candidates are asked to submit a cover letter and resume to the Director of Human Resources, Natick Town Hall (Attn: Human Resources), 13 East Central St., Natick, MA 01760, or by email to For questions, please call 508-647-6471.

A full job description can be found on the town website at

The deadline for application is Dec. 9; applications will be reviewed on a rolling base until the deadline.

About Natick’s Department of Community and Economic Development (CED) – CED is comprised of several departments that support economic growth and business retention, construction and inspectional services, conservation and protection of natural resources and land, preservation of historic structures and neighborhoods, creation of diverse housing, and increased transportation options. CED’s support services and efforts are aligned with the goals identified in Natick 2030+.