Senior Planner

Position Details

Type Full Time
Offered By City of Lakeland
500 N. Lake Parker Avenue
Lakeland, Florida
Salary $50,606.40 - $78,520.00, DOQ
Deadline Open Until Filled
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Phone: (863) 834-8791


  • Administer the City’s Historic Preservation Standards
  • Provide technical assistance on appropriate measures for historic preservation
  • Meet with Neighborhood Associations and the Neighborhood Association Coalition
  • Provide customer service and perform field work to assist other planners


  • Bachelor’s degree in Urban Planning or a related field such as public administration or architecture, from an accredited college or university and four (4) years of progressively responsible experience in a recognized planning agency
  • OR Master’s degree in Urban Planning and two (2) years related experience preferred
  • Equivalent combination of education and experience considered
  • Need communication skills, computer literacy
  • Ability to interpret site plans, architectural plans and GIS data
  • Will be asked to submit a brief writing sample
  • Prefer prior experience with historic preservation and additional experience with zoning and land development regulations.

How to Apply

Applications should be filed immediately at: Resumes and transcripts must be submitted (uploaded) with the application. Open until filled; May close at any time without notice. Equal Opportunity/Equal Access Employer and Drug Free Workplace.