The town of Natick is seeking a Planner Conservation Agent. This position is responsible for the coordination of permitting, compliance and enforcement of state and local wetland protection and storm water laws and regulations as well as other general duties related to advancement of the goals and objectives of the town, particularly as they relate to open space, water quality, and bike and pedestrian trails. The position serves as the main point of contact with residents and customers for all Conservation related activities and questions.

The Planner Conservation Agent is an integral member of the Community and Economic Development team in carrying out a comprehensive program of planning and development for the town.  The agent will participate in or individually undertakes the collection, assembly, and analysis of data and information to be used in planning studies, grant applications, policy documents, public correspondence & presentations, and other related processes

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in environmental science, environmental engineering, urban/regional planning or related field with a minimum of four to six years of experience in a public or private agency dealing with public or environmental issues. A master’s degree in urban/regional planning, environmental science/engineering or related field(s) is preferred along with a minimum of two to four years of applicable experience
  • Experience working with local, state and federal environmental, wetlands, storm water, and/or land disturbance regulations is highly desired;
  • Valid Motor Vehicle Operator’s License, and/or have the ability to travel throughout Natick for site visits, field surveys, public meetings, etc.;
  • AICP designation preferred

For the complete job description please visit https://www.natickma.gov/285/Non-Union-Full-Time-Job-Descriptions

The starting salary will range from $70,000 to $75,000, depending on qualifications and experience. This is a full-time exempt position.

The position is open until filled. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to hr@natickma.org .

EOE

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