The town of Lexington seeks qualified applicants for the full-time position of Planning Director in the Land Use, Health and Development Department. Under the general supervision of the Assistant Town Manager for Development and the general guidance of the Planning Board, this position is responsible for planning and directing the operations of the Planning Office, including the management of research, analyses, and reports as well as developing policy drafts and proposals for the Planning Board. Provides direct supervision to three full-time employees. Qualified applicants will have a master’s degree in urban planning or a related field as well as 10 years of increasingly responsible experience in municipal or regional planning or community or economic development, including six years of administrative or supervisory experience; or any equivalent combination of education and experience. American Institute of Certified Planners credential desired. Anticipated hiring range: $87,762-$99,191. A town application form (required), cover letter and resume must be submitted to: Town of Lexington, Human Resources Department, 1625 Massachusetts Ave., Lexington, MA 02420. A complete job description and the town’s application form are available online at: or by emailing or by calling 781-698-4590. Position will remain open until filled with priority given to applications received by July 8.