Town of Stonington, CT Invites Candidates to Apply
The Director of Planning performs highly responsible, professional and administrative work. This position directs, actively manages and the leads the Planning Department which includes: Land Use, Wetlands, Zoning, Community Development and Economic Development. The Director is responsible for short and long term planning needs of the Town including the Town’s Plan of Development (POD) which was just updated and the review of all new development related applications. Supervises and assigns work to Town Planner, Inland Wetlands/Zoning Enforcement Officer and Administrative Assistant. Works with and provide advice to the following Boards and Commissions: Planning & Zoning Commission, Inland Wetlands Commission, Zoning Board of Appeals, Conservation Commission, Economic Development Commission, Affordable Housing Advisory Committee, Architectural Review Committee, etc.
The education, experience and training required would generally be acquired with a Bachelor’s degree in Urban Regional or Community Planning, or Public administration or related field. Master’s Degree preferred. A minimum of 8-10 years of professional experience in land use and/or planning management including a minimum of 3-5 years of demonstrated supervisory experience required; or an equivalent combination of education, experience and training. AICP required.
The salary for this position is negotiable depending on qualifications & experience – Base Salary Range-$90,000-$100,000) with an excellent benefits package. EOE/AA
If you meet these qualification and want to be considered for this Position of Director of Planning in the Town of Stonington please mail or email your resume and cover letter immediately (deadline is October 19 2015) to:
Ms. Randi Frank
Randi Frank Consulting, LLC
7 Promontory Drive
Wallingford, CT 06492
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