Come join our dynamic team! The city of Newton is seeking qualified and experienced candidates for the position of Deputy Chief Planner. The purpose of this position under the direct supervision of the Director of Planning, Deputy Director of Planning, and Chief Planner, is to coordinate building permit review of large development projects with city staff and consultants. This position assists with implementing new permitting software, with attention to monitoring, and ensuring compliance with ongoing requirements of city-approved development projects. The Deputy Chief Planner works with the long-range planning team to identify and manage zoning amendments and to oversee implementation of zoning amendments and all other related work as required and directed. This is a full-time, exempt position, hiring salary: $77,048.00, annually plus yearly step increases, excellent benefits, and the opportunity to be a part of our team of dedicated public servants. For more information, please visit the city of Newton website at newtonma.gov/jobs. The city of Newton is an Equal Opportunity Employer that recruits and hires qualified candidates without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), gender identity, national origin, ancestry, political affiliation, sexual orientation, citizenship, disability, genetic information, age, military service, or any other non-merit factor.