Principal Planner (City of Asbury Park)

The City of Asbury Park is currently seeking a full-time Principal Planner to serve as the City’s Assistant Planner and Zoning Officer for plan and ordinance review in a very dynamic municipal planning department. The Principal Planner will serve as the principal administrator of the City’s Zoning Ordinances under the direction of the Director of Planning & Redevelopment.
Successful candidates are community builders and change-makers who have consistently and successfully tackled challenges in local government bringing innovation and efficiencies to community engagement and possess extensive knowledge of the complex urban planning issues facing diverse communities such as Asbury Park. This individual must be passionate about building a better community, improve communications, and create meaningful relationships with City residents and businesses.

Successful candidate will be required to have 7 years of professional experience in municipal, county, regional, or state planning including or supplemented by twenty-one (21) semester hour credits in professional planning subjects such as the principles of land use planning, history of city planning, planning project design, and planning law and administration.
Note: College degree may be substituted for experience on a year-for-year basis. Please see full job description for requirements at www.cityofasburypark.com. Salary is dependent upon qualifications.

How to Apply

Apply online or send resumes and applications to: Sarah Damon, Personnel Dept., City of Asbury Park, One Municipal Plaza, Asbury Park, NJ 07712 or email to sarah.damon@cityofasburypark.com. EOE

Deadline – 05/15/2024