Urban Planners Wanted

The District of Columbia is hiring planners:

DC GOVERNMENT Office of Planning
is seeking highly qualified candidates for several positions:

4 Planner positions (3 Development Review/ 1 Long Range) (DS 12/13/14)

Development review responsibilities include analyzing and recommending major development projects, land use initiatives, zoning proposals and variances. Long range planning responsibilities include Comprehensive Plan development and implementation, technical land use and research studies. All positions work with public, city agencies, boards and commissions.

Ideal candidates will have a solid knowledge of zoning; minimum 2 yrs experience for DS 12, 5 yrs for DS 13 and 8 yrs for DS 14; master’s degree in planning or related field preferred.

Starting salary DS12 = $48,400 /DS 13= $57,500 /DS 14 = $68,000.

Author: Rob Goodspeed