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Economic Development & Long-Term Planner

Department: Planning and Community Development
Location: 333 Washington Street
Brookline, MA, 02445
Salary: Starting salary $67,000
Minutes Walk to Public Transit: 10
Job Close Date: 8/27/2018

The Town of Brookline, a diverse community of 60,000 adjacent to Boston, is accepting applications for a Planner in the Economic Development & Long-Term Planning Division. Brookline seeks an entrepreneurial planner to collaborate with residents, business owners, and Town officials on a series of long-term planning projects. Additionally, this position supports the prosperity of our businesses and appropriate commercial growth. The ideal candidate will delight in problem solving; and be obsessed with authentic community engagement, curious about real estate development, and known for his or her writing and editing prowess; and have some Chinese or Spanish language skills. A Bachelorís Degree in urban planning or related field plus a minimum three years of relevant experience are required; a Masterís Degree with three years of planning experience is preferred. Critical qualifications include: the ability to be resourceful and results-oriented; excellent interpersonal skills; demonstrated ability to work professionally, collaboratively and respectfully with a range of community partners; technical skills in real estate development, business assistance, long-term planning, and/or urban planning; ability to read and interpret site plans; and MS Office skills plus Arc Map products. A valid driverís license and evening meeting attendance are required. Diversity is a vital characteristic of the Town and a wide range of applicants is encouraged to apply. Starting salary $67,000 plus a comprehensive benefits package. Resume and Cover Letter by August 27, 2018.

The Town of Brookline is an equal opportunity employer and dedicated to maintaining a diverse workforce.

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