The city of Salem seeks qualified and highly motivated planner to join 14-person planning and community development department. Duties include providing technical assistance to Board of Appeals; preparing grant applications; managing projects; undertaking strategic planning initiatives; and working with residents and neighborhood groups. Ideal candidate has strong written and verbal communication skills; experience in land use and zoning; computer and interpersonal skills, and ability to interpret development plans. Two or more years’ professional work experience and master’s degree in planning or related discipline preferred. Detailed job description at www.salem.com. An outstanding opportunity to develop your expertise in a dynamic community. Submit cover letter and resume to: jobs@salem.com. AAEOE