Location: Eugene, OR

Assistant/Associate Planner

Salary Assistant Planner: $76,252.80 - $81,348.80 annually

Salary Associate Planner: $80,787.2 - $105,019.20 annually

Closing: 10/20/2023

If you are a positive, productive and collaborative individual that enjoys having an impact on the community and thrives in a team environment, this is the opportunity for you! The City of Eugene Planning & Development Department is accepting applications for a full-time Assistant/Associate Planner with the Land Use Planning team in the Planning Division. We are looking for an experienced problem solver who will deliver excellent customer service and assist the City and community with implementation of the City’s land use code and adopted plans in a manner consistent with the community’s vision. In addition to serving as project manager in the review of complex development proposals/land use applications (such as planned unit developments, zone changes and comprehensive plan amendments), and a full range of more routine land use application types, this position includes continually evolving our services (including customer service, written communications, technology, and processes) and serving as lead on efforts to bring the City's land use code into better alignment with the community's vision.    

Many aspects of the position will involve working closely with the public, ranging from general inquiries to facilitating meetings with development professionals, neighborhood representatives, committees, and other interest groups.  The ideal candidate is a self-motivated, dynamic planner with a track record of excellent communication; a commitment to meaningful public involvement; and the ability to formulate elegant, sensible solutions to complex challenges. A successful candidate for this role will have strong current planning experience and a firm commitment to implementation that supports the community’s vision.

How to Apply
Please visit planner-current-planning, for the full job specification, compensation details, detailed information on the role, responsibilities and minimum qualifications that are required for this position.