The city of Medford seeks qualified applicants for the position of Community and Economic Development Planner. The position works under the direction of the Director of the Office of Community Development. The successful candidate must be competent in general planning including housing, transportation, and land use. The successful candidate will develop and implement economic development plans and strategies, land use regulations, business incentive programs, pursuing grant and funding opportunities, conducting research, reviewing plans and financial data, and communicating with businesses and residents. The position requires integrated knowledge of community planning. Excellent writing, meeting facilitation and oral communication skills are required. Minimum qualifications are a master’s degree in city planning or related field, with a minimum of four years of experience in planning and economic development. Salary range is CAF 12, $65,855 – $76,963. A full copy of the job description is available at Mail cover letter and resume to the Personnel Department Room 204, Medford City Hall, 85 George P. Hassett Drive, Medford, Ma 02155 or submit electronically to with the job title in the subject line by October 4, 2019. The position is open until filled. EEO/AA.