The town of Kittery has an immediate opening for a Town Planner. Office hours are Monday through Thursday from 7:30am to 6:00pm, however additional availability may be required for meetings and presentations. The pay range for this salaried-exempt position is $60,000 to $75,000 based upon experience. This position is eligible for medical, dental, life insurance, short-term disability and retirement benefits. 

Duties include, but are not limited to: assisting in the development and implementation of a growth management program; reviewing development proposals for compliance with town ordinances; managing the town’s GIS data; preparing and updating maps; assisting with developing amendments to the zoning and subdivision ordinances; interpreting ordinances; and performing additional related tasks as assigned by the Director of Planning and Development. 

This position requires a bachelor’s degree in urban planning, regional planning, public administration, or related field, with a minimum of two years’ experience in municipal planning, professional planning, or related industry; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this position 

Full job description, employment application and instructions for applying can be found on the Town’s website at