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Land Use Planner

Monroe County, Land Conservation Department

  • Location: Sparta, WI
  • Post Date: 1/13/2019
  • Job Type: FULL TIME

Monroe County, full-time. This position will operate under the Land Conservation Department initially, but is expected to develop into an independent department within the first three to five years. 

Land Use Planner primary functions will be planning and grant writing along with a variety of research, analysis, plan development, technical assistance and administrative activities in support of the County's overall planning and development program. Duties will include development and implementation of county and towns with comprehensive and farmland preservation plans and communicating this information to various committees and town boards. 

Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in land use planning, geography, landscape architecture, public administration or other relevant field. Candidates with field experience in land use planning and strong communication skills preferred. Knowledge and application of comprehensive plans beneficial. 

Hiring Salary Range is negotiable upon hire, with excellent benefits. County application required, to apply please contact Personnel Office, 124 North Court Street, Sparta, WI, 608-269-8719. Must be postmarked or received by Friday, January 25, 2019. AA/OE