Live, Work & Play in Beautiful Santa Cruz County!

We’re seeking multi-talented Planner professionals to join our Santa Cruz team.

Planner II, Journey Level: $6,037 – 7,642 / Month
Planner III, Senior/Advanced Journey Level: $6,654 – 8,424 / Month
Planner IV, Subject Area Expert: $7,720 – 9,765 / Month

Our Planners:

Conduct planning studies and analyses Review and act as Project Manager to process land use development applications of all types
May serve as Environmental Coordinator administering the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) and other technical environmental programs
May serve as Project Leader and subject area specialist in Policy, Development Review and Environmental Administration
May serve to review and recommend policy changes, resolve complex problems, review and analyze State laws and regulations and develop operating procedures in the Cannabis Licensing Office

You Come With:

Thorough knowledge of the principles, practices and trends of public planning
An understanding of statistical research methods as applied to the collection and tabulation of data affecting public planning
The principles and techniques of gathering and analyzing data
Basic statistical methods and procedures used in planning studies
Long range and regulatory planning practices
Knowledge of laws and regulations related to planning, zoning and environmental protection

We offer:

Various robust benefit plans with the County contributing generously toward the total cost of the plans
CalPERS retirement and Social Security
Generous vacation, sick and holiday leave pay
The opportunity to work, live and play in beautiful Santa Cruz!

County of Santa Cruz Personnel Mission Statement: In collaboration with our customers, we will recruit, develop, support, and retain an ethical, professional, and diverse workforce dedicated to serving the community.

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