The town of Lexington is committed to fostering, cultivating and preserving a culture of diversity, equity and inclusion. The town values and celebrates the diversity of the community, recognizing the contributions from all of our employees, visitors, businesses and residents that enrich the character and quality of life in Lexington. Therefore, to best serve all constituents, the government of the town will promote, as well as respect and accommodate, diversity in its workforce. We are currently seeking qualified applicants for the full-time (35 hours per week) position of Planner in the Department of Land Use, Housing and Development.  Under the general supervision of the Planning Director and the Assistant Planning Director, this position performs a variety of technical and professional work in the current and long-range planning of the town.  Qualified applicants will have a bachelor’s degree in urban planning or a related field and two to four years of increasingly responsible planning-related experience; or any equivalent combination of education and experience.  Anticipated hiring range: $35.48 to $40.47/hour.  A town application form, cover letter, resume and writing sample must be submitted through the online portal or by mail to:  Town of Lexington, Human Resources Department, 1625 Massachusetts Avenue, Lexington, MA 02420.  A complete job description and the town’s application form are available online at: or by emailing or by calling 781-698-4590.  Position will remain open until filled.