Would you like to be the town of Rockland’s first Town Planner? The town of Rockland is excited to seek an experienced Town Planner who is responsible for performing professional and administrative work for the town’s Planning Department, including the town’s Planning and Zoning Boards. Work involves implementation of comprehensive plans; assessing proposals for land use and development; determining compliance with zoning ordinances, and applicable state and federal laws; attending Planning & Zoning Board meetings in an advisory capacity; assisting with long range planning projects; acquiring and administering grants; and recommending policies, standards or criteria, zoning bylaw changes.

Education and Experience: Bachelor’s degree in urban planning or relative field required, master’s degree desirable, and minimum three years’ experience in the land use planning, preferable local government of which at least three years were in an administrative or supervisory position; or any equivalent combination of education and experience.

Annual salary: $70,000 – $80,000/DOQ. Excellent benefits: town share 79% of BCBS premium and 50% of dental premium. Full job description found online at rockland-ma.gov. Please send cover letter, resume and application to Human Resources, scallahan@rockland-ma.gov.