SALARY RANGE $76,927.93 – $107,647.67

Applicants must submit the required town of Belmont application form, resume and cover letter to the Town’s Human Resources Department by the closing date of Feb. 21.

Responsible for the Planning Division of the Office of Community Development; coordinates all activities of the Planning Board and other committees as directed; coordinates, directs, and implements programs and projects that support commercial, residential, affordable housing, office and institutional developments; helps research and write zoning bylaws, grant proposals and requests for proposals. The Senior Planner also acts as a resource for information and technical assistance for other town departments, officials and committees. This position represents the town on citizen committees and at the state and regional levels. The work is performed under the general direction of the Director of Community Development.

  • Complete job description available upon request from the HR Department.

Bachelor’s degree in urban planning, urban design, or a related field; master’s degree preferred; with three to five years of urban planning experience; or any equivalent combination of education, training and experience which provides the requisite knowledge skills and abilities for this job. Position requires possession of a valid Massachusetts driver’s license.

This is a full-time 40 hour per week position and qualifies for the town’s comprehensive benefits package.

Resumes with the required town of Belmont Application, resume and cover letter accepted at the HR Department, 455 Concord Ave., Belmont, MA 02478 or or fax 617-993-2741 the closing date of Feb. 21.

Application Process

All applicants are required to complete a town application form, available from the town’s website,, by emailing, calling 617-993- 2740 or by visiting the Human Resources Department at the Belmont Town Hall. Applicants may attach resumes to the town application form as additional information but cannot use this in lieu of completing the required form.