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Senior Planner - Career Opportunity Available

The Southwest Georgia Regional Commission (SWGRC) is looking for a Senior Planner with experience in all areas of planning.  The SWGRC is a regional planning agency that provides planning to (14) counties and (43) cities in Region 10. This family-friendly organization has a great work atmosphere and supportive coworkers.

This is a mid-level position in the field of planning and community development with a moderate level of supervision.  If you enjoy working with people, writing, and research, this is the position for you.

Candidates for this position will gain experience in writing and developing Comprehensive Plans, Solid Waste Plans, Zoning Ordinances, and Subdivision Regulations.  There will also be numerous opportunities to gain experience in grant writing, historic preservation, and transportation. The position will also allow candidates to train and provide technical assistance to local governments and other community groups.

Applicants for this position must have a Master’s Degree in Planning, Public Administration, Business Administration, Historical Preservation, Transportation or a closely related field and five years of professional planning experience. AICP Certification is preferred but not required.

This is a full-time position with a starting salary of $40,000.  Our employees enjoy excellent benefits package with paid time off, health, dental and vision insurance, healthcare/childcare spending accounts, retirement and 401K benefit package, education assistance, flexible work schedule, and other workplace incentives.

Please submit your resume by Friday, May 31, 2019, to Barbara Reddick, Planning Director at No phone calls, please.




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