Planning Technician - North Kingstown, RI

The Town of North Kingstown seeks an entry level Planning Technician responsible for work assisting with day-to-day operations of the Planning Department.  The individual will assist in plan review, prepare reports, respond to the general public, and conduct studies and analysis relating to a full range of professional planning work in a variety of topic areas.  This exciting opportunity is ideal for an individual who can work independently but can also participate as a team player on projects and initiatives.

The full job description and application are available here.

Interested candidates must enjoy interacting with the general public, have the ability to maintain cooperative relationships, and uphold a pleasant demeanor.  Candidates should have at least a bachelor’s degree in community planning, urban affairs, political science, natural resources science, and two (2) years of experience working in a professional environment (or) four (4) years of experience working in a position related to community planning or development (or) an equivalent combination of education and experience.  Working knowledge of GIS particularly emphasized.

Salary projected in the range of $54,000 to $57,000, depending on experience, plus benefits. 

Submit resume and cover letter with writing sample (no longer than 4 pages) Town Manager’s Office, North Kingstown Municipal Offices Building, 100 Fairway Drive, North Kingstown, RI 02852 or 

Position open until filled.




Stay updated. Join Our Newsletter.