Assistant Planner (City of Jersey City)

The City of Jersey City, Division of City Planning is seeking a Land Use Planner to join a team of technical planning, design, and GIS professionals responsible for comprehensively planning the rational development of a rapidly-growing, highly-urbanized environment. This Planner will work on zoning board applications under supervision, will be part of the team working on a new Master Plan for Jersey City, and will work on neighborhood vision plans in a support role. The successful candidate must demonstrate a basic knowledge and skill in comprehensive land use planning, resource protection and redevelopment. The ideal applicant would be an innovative team player and possess strong graphic, writing, and communication skills. Experience working on neighborhood/community based planning is a plus. He or she should have a degree in Urban Planning, experience working with community engagement and master planning. AICP membership preferred.

Salary will be commensurate with experience.

How to Apply

Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter to Director Annisia Cialone, AICP, LEED AP, acialone@jcnj.org.

Deadline – 09/30/2017