The St. Lawrence County Planning Office is in search of a:
Salary range: $54,249 with annual increases and excellent benefits.
Benefits: Health insurance or buy out, dental, vision, life insurance, NYS retirement, Public Service Loan Forgiveness eligibility, as well as generous personal, vacation, sick and compensatory time.
Duties of the position: The successful applicant will have experience preparing planning documents such as zoning codes and comprehensive plans, reviewing site plans, variances and special use permits. Strong writing, GIS, critical thinking, statistical analysis and presentation skills are important. The applicant will work directly with several advisory boards including the County Planning Board and Environmental Management Council, as well as local and state officials and the general public.
Minimum qualifications: Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered college or university with a Master’s degree in planning, engineering, urban geography; landscape architecture, public administration, environmental studies or a related field and two (2) years of experience in municipal, community or regional planning; OR
Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered college or university with a Bachelor’s degree in planning, engineering, urban geography, landscape architecture, public administration, environmental studies or related field and three (3) years of experience in municipal, community or regional planning.
Additional employment information: This is a provisional appointment. The successful applicant will need to take a civil service examination. Writing samples may be requested. The St. Lawrence County Planning Office is a close knit group of individuals who strive every day to make the County a better place to live, work and play.
Applications accepted until the position is filled. Send application to:
St. Lawrence County Human Resources Office
48 Court Street
Canton, NY 13617
Contact Jason Pfotenhauer, Planning Director, at (315) 379-2292 or firstname.lastname@example.org for additional information.
Applications and additional information can be obtained from the county’s website, Job Postings (County Only) | St. Lawrence County (stlawco.org) or by contacting the Human Resources Office at (315)379-2210. AA/EEO.