Town Planner- West Warwick, RI

The Town of West Warwick is seeking an experienced Town Planner to lead redevelopment and revitalization projects.

The Town Planner will give direction and administrative oversight to the Town Planning Board, as well as guidance to the Town Council and administration on all planning matters. This individual will interface with the public on planning issues.

Qualified applicants will have experience in developing and updating comprehensive plans and capital improvement plans; have graduated from college with a Bachelor’s in Urban/Regional Planning, Public Administration, or related field with 3-5 years of related experience or equivalent. Master’s degree preferred. Experience with subdivision regulations, downtown revitalization/redevelopment, form–based codes/zoning, and GIS preferable.   A complete job description is available below.

Compensation includes a salary range of $78,000-$83,000 (commensurate with experience and qualifications), 457 plan retirement plan contribution of 7%, health, dental and life insurance coverage.

 Application is available below or in the lobby at:
West Warwick Town Hall
1170 Main Street
West Warwick, RI 02893
Full job description and application are here.

To apply: submit application, resume, and cover letter highlighting your relevant experience for this position, to the aforementioned address or email:

This position will remain open until filled.
First review of applicants will take place November 30th. 
The Town of West Warwick is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.

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