The town of West Bridgewater seeks an experienced Town Planner/Coordinator of Inspectional Services.

The Town Planner/Coordinator of Inspectional Services is responsible for professional planning and technical work in assisting the Town Planning Board and Zoning Board of Appeals. Role to include reviewing and evaluating specific projects, develop and plan approaches for growth and development of the town. Perform complex administrative and planning activities, knowledge of specialized planning and development procedures. Role requires independent judgment in analyzing facts or circumstances regarding specific planning or development issues. Applies technical expertise and standard professional techniques to solve problems in the terms of the town’s rules, regulations and laws. Knowledge and experience in securing grants.

Bachelor’s degree in planning or a related field; advanced degree in public policy/public administration or a law degree preferred, working knowledge of GIS highly desired; recent attendance in state sponsored planning related discipline courses, or five or more years’ experience in municipal planning or related field; or any equivalent combination of education and experience.

Salary range is $85,000 – $105,000 DOQ and includes a full benefits package.

Applications should be submitted to Linda Torres, Assistant Town Administrator/HR Director either by email to ltorres@wbridgewater.com, or by mail to 65 North Main St., West Bridgewater, MA 02379. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, and preference given to those submitted by Aug. 15.