South Central Planning & Development Commission is seeking a Regional Planner III or IV with extensive knowledge/experience in planning and its principals, grant writing, GIS, and technical reporting. Responsibilities include writing and management of Federal, State, and Local Grants. Other responsibilities will include management of special projects on behalf of the Commission and its member jurisdictions. The candidate must have excellent oral and written communication skills, have the ability to work effectively with local, state, and federal officials, interest groups, and the general public. This position will require public speaking, attendance of night meetings and travel. Minimum qualifications should include a Master’s Degree in Urban Planning, Business, or a related field. Prior parish, municipal or regional experience a plus and could be utilized in lieu of the Master’s Degree requirement. Salary range: $57,000-$105,000 to be commensurate with experience, education and presentation skills. SCPDC is an EOE/AAE.
Resumes need to be received by the end of September 18th, 2020 at noon or until position is filled. Send resume to: SCPDC Planner PO Box 1870, Gray, LA 70359 or email to: firstname.lastname@example.org