Town Planner – Priority Deadline Extended

Brewster seeks qualified candidates for position of Town Planner. Position is responsible for coordinating, organizing, and performing executive level work in the field of advanced municipal planning. Duties include, but are not limited to: provides professional advice, technical expertise and practical alternatives to Planning Board and Zoning Board of Appeals to ensure effective planning and management of development and redevelopment in Brewster; assists the Planning Board in the development and implementation of amendments to the Town Code, Zoning By-laws, and other land use documents; supports the Vision Planning Committee in developing and monitoring implementation of Local Comprehensive Plan; coordinates Staff Review processes and provides technical expertise to applicants; assists in the management of the Town’s water quality initiatives; serves as Town representative or technical liaison to relevant local and regional boards, committees, and commissions. The successful candidate is expected to work collaboratively with all constituents, including department heads, staff, elected and appointed officials and must be a consensus-builder. Master’s degree in planning, urban design, environmental science/design or a related field with a minimum of five years of work experience in land-use planning, with a minimum of three years in a supervisory capacity, or any equivalent combination of education, training and experience. This is a full-time, Grade V Personnel Bylaw position with an annual starting salary range of $89,367-$97,646. Applicants should submit cover letter, resume, and town employment application to Susan Broderick, Job description click in PDF format. Position open until filled, with a priority deadline of 4pm on 9/20/21. EEO/AA