City Planner

Oakdale, Minnesota (current population: 28.315) is currently accepting applications to fill the position of City Planner.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Serve as staff liaison to the planning Commission and City Council
  • Administer, maintain and update the Comprehensive Plan and Zoning Ordinance
  • Process requests for comprehensive plan and zoning text and map amendments, preliminary and final plats, minor subdivisions, conditional use permits, variances, interim use permits and appeals
  • Initiate actions necessary to enforce any deficiencies or violations on regulations
  • Perform all other duties and assumes other responsibilities as assigned

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Urban Planning or closely related field
  • Three years of responsible work experience in municipal or regional planning
  • Experience with computers and a variety of office software
  • Valid driver's license

Desired Qualifications:

  • Master's Degree in Urban Planning or closely related field
  • Five years of progressively responsible work experience in municipal or regional planning
  • AICP Certification within one year of hire

Benefits:

  • 2022 Pay Range: $87,268.66 - $109,085.82 per year
  • Excellent benefits package includes health and dental insurance, PERA pension, 12 paid holidays and ample PTO package

Closing Date:  

Open until filled; review of applications on January 19, 2022

Interested candidates must submit a standard City of Oakdale employment application, cover letter and resume. The City of Oakdale application can be found at https://www.ci.oakdale.mn.us/249/Employment-Opportunities

Email Application:   hr@ci.oakdale.mn.us                                                                                                                                                

Mail Application:      

Holly Wilson, Human Resources Director
1584 Hadley Avenue North
Oakdale, MN 55128

Candidates must submit to and successfully complete a thorough background investigation.

The City of Oakdale is an Equal Opportunity Employer



Now Hiring
  1. Holly Wilson

    Human Resources Director
    Phone: 651-730-2714

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