Community & Economic Development Planner I / Planner II
Omaha - Council Bluffs Metropolitan Area Planning Agency
Omaha, NE United States
The Metropolitan Area Planning Agency (MAPA) seeks resumes from qualified planning and community development professionals to provide community and economic development, housing, and planning assistance for MAPA area communities. Specific areas of work include: grant writing and project administration; preparation of comprehensive and strategic plans; drafting land use regulations; and implementing other community and economic development activities. Work is performed under the supervision of the Community and Economic Development Manager. MAPA is committed to employing individuals who reflect our community’s diverse backgrounds and this position is crucial in the success and strategic direction of a growing and evolving community.
A successful candidate will be technically competent, highly organized and have strong verbal and written communication skills. The candidate must be self-motivated, able to work and develop skills independently, and possess strong interpersonal skills to interact effectively with multiple organizations.