Planner I or II - Current Planning

City of Whitefish   Whitefish, MT   Full-time     Administration / Clerical
Posted on April 24, 2022
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Planner I or II - Current Planning

The City of Whitefish, Montana is seeking a full-time Planner I or Planner II (DOE) - Current Planning, with proven planning skills to join our Planning & Building Department team. Under the direction of the Planning Director, this position will manage a full range of complex professional planning duties related to evaluating land use and development permit proposals, writing and presenting reports, and providing information to developers and the general public. The position requires a Bachelor's degree in regional and/or city planning or a related field and two (2) years progressive experience in current planning. AICP and CFM certifications preferred. Any equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered. One of the fastest growing cities in Montana, Whitefish is consistently rated one of the best small towns in America and was named one of the top twenty-five ski towns in the world by National Geographic. It is located on the shores of Whitefish Lake and the base of Big Mountain - home to Whitefish Mountain Resort. Whitefish also boasts over thirty-six miles of natural surface single-track mountain biking and hiking trails with ten trailheads, golfing, world class dining, two professional live theater companies, and is only thirty minutes from Glacier National Park. The salary range Planner I - $24.69 - $31.95 per hour; Planner II - $27.24 - $35.25 per hour, depending on qualifications, plus an attractive benefits package. Likely starting salary for Planner I is $24.69 per hour.

PRIORITY DEADLINE TO APPLY is Monday, May 16, 2022, 5:00 pm, open until filled. For assistance with online application process, please contact Human Resources Director, Sherri Baccaro at 406-863-2407 or email sbaccaro@cityofwhitefish.org.

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