Regional Planner

Job Title: Regional Planner

Job Type: Full Time

Location: Carroll, IA

Region XII Council of Governments is seeking qualified applicants for a Regional Planner. This position involves providing technical assistance to cities and counties in various economic and community development areas including: comprehensive planning, housing, infrastructure planning and development, grant writing and administration. Highly motivated individuals with at least a bachelor’s degree in community & regional planning, geography, journalism, public administration, economics, business, finance, or a related field are encouraged to apply.  Good computer, communication, and writing skills are required.  Entry-level applicants are encouraged to apply.  Starting salary is $40,000-$42,000 (depending on qualifications) plus benefits.  Applicants are encouraged to apply by 12:00 noon Friday, October 12, 2018, but the position will be open until filled.  Interested persons should submit a cover letter, resume, transcripts, references, and writing samples to Chris Whitaker, Local Assistance Director, Region XII Council of Governments, P.O. Box 768, Carroll, IA  51401.  Questions may be directed to [email protected], and application materials will be accepted by e-mail.  Region XII COG is an equal opportunity employer.