The City of Newton is welcoming qualified and interested candidates to join our team as the Chief of Long Range Planning in the Department of Planning and Development. This position works closely with other City staff and public officials to execute long-range plans and legislation. The City of Newton maintains a high value on high quality of life and the Chief of Long Range Planning will play a key role in ensuring that zoning regulations are consistent with, and implement the objectives, for the community vision as provided in the City’s Comprehensive Plan.  This is a non-union supervisory position, FY20 salary range: $77,048 to $82,953 annually plus excellent benefits and the opportunity to work with a dynamic team and committed community. Interested and qualified candidates should apply using the City’s online Employment Website at This position is OPEN UNTIL FILLED. The City of Newton is an Equal Opportunity Employer that recruits and hires qualified candidates without regard to race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, disability, veteran status or any other protected status. Posted August 12, 2019.