The Town of Barnstable is seeking a Senior Planner in the Planning & Development Department. Senior Planner will be responsible for overseeing the Town’s Regulatory Planning program, including advising the Planning Board, Zoning Board of Appeals, and Historic Commissions on development reviews. Senior Planner also contributes to long-range and village planning initiatives, working collaboratively with the public, community partners and other Town departments on planning, economic development, housing, and climate change resiliency efforts.
The Town is seeking a creative, team-oriented, and experienced professional capable of independently managing complex projects and collaborating with internal and external stakeholders. Successful candidates will have advanced planning experience, strong public presentation skills and the ability to communicate effectively. Candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree in urban or regional planning, public administration, or a related field; and 5 years of progressively responsible experience in at least one of the following areas: physical planning, comprehensive planning, environmental planning, or community and economic development. Master’s degree in one of the above planning fields may be substituted for 1 year of experience.
$1,652.80 weekly + benefits. Apply at www.town.barnstable.ma.us by 7/24/20. AA/EOE
Kim Lundgren Associates, Inc. (KLA) is seeking a part-time Social Media and Communications Intern to assist with strategy and implementation for the company’s social media and content marketing. It’s an opportunity to work with a start-up in the sustainability/climate change/clean energy space on a variety of writing and social media projects, including compiling social media best practices, developing content, and training internal and external parties. Compensation is $18-$20 an hour and the position is for up to 20 hours a week. Please submit a letter of interest, resume, example of a social media account you’ve helped manage, and a writing sample to email@example.com. Kim Lundgren Associates, Inc. is seeking other candidates for paid internships as well both this semester and for the summer of 2020. Interested candidates should email a letter of interest and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Ipswich River Watershed Association in northeast Mass., seeks candidates for a full time Environmental Planner (EP). The EP reports directly to the Executive Director and is primarily responsible for developing and leading implementation of water conservation, coastal resiliency and habitat restoration plans and actions with municipalities and partners. In addition, the EP will actively participate in many aspects of a small but dynamic environmental management and advocacy non-profit organization.
For more information and a full job description, go to: https://www.ipswichriver.org/01/21/ipswich-river-seeks-an-environmental-planner/
The City of Salem is seeking a consultant(s) to complete a Broad Street Cemetery Preservation Plan. The purpose of the project is to document, assess, identify, and prioritize the preservation needs of the Cemetery and to develop design and conservation plans to restore and improve the historic site, retaining the burial ground’s historic integrity while at the same time maintaining its public accessibility. Due February 5, 2020.
Download RFP via link at www.salem.com/bids
The Town of Ipswich is seeking proposals from planning consultants for professional services for 1) development of a Housing Production Plan (HPP) in accordance with the Massachusetts Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) standards and guidelines, and 2) completion of Phase II of the Town’s Community Development Plan Update, including a public process focused on goal setting, implementation strategies, and a final 2020-2035 Community Development Plan.
Proposals are due at 2:00 pm on January 13, 2020.
For more information, visit the Town of Ipswich Planning page at: https://www.ipswichma.gov/326/Ipswich-Community-Development-Plan
or the Town’s Purchasing page at: https://www.ipswichma.gov/bids.aspx?bidID=90
The Chelsea Cultural Council and Recreation and Cultural Affairs Division seek a consultant to help develop a 5-year arts and culture plan for the city. Five-page maximum proposal plus detailed budget are due Dec. 19.
The Town of Stoughton is soliciting proposals from qualified professionals to conduct a zoning analysis of the Stoughton Center Mixed Use Overlay District SCMUOD and underlying zoning districts within the area and creating zoning regulations that will reflect the vision of the Town’s Master Plan and recent policy decisions.
RFP available at email@example.com or at Town Hall – Procurement Office, 10 Pearl St., 1st Fl., Stoughton, MA.
The Medway Planning and Economic Development Board seeks proposals from environmental zoning consultants to develop an updated Environmental Standards section of the Medway Zoning Bylaw to address noise, vibration, odor, smoke, hazardous materials, air pollution, etc.
To view and download the RFP, you must first register online at: https://www.mapsonline.net/medwayma/forms/standalone.html.php?id=93633620.
Proposals are due December 11, 2019.
Metropolitan Area Planning Council (MAPC) seeks a Transportation Planner to work on a wide variety of projects and policies in Greater Boston to encourage more of the region's trips to involve transit, bicycling, walking, and electric vehicles. The Planner will report to the Assistant Director of the Transportation Department and will work on a variety of topics, including bike share, micro-mobility, transportation demand management, parking, transportation finance, climate change, dedicated bus lanes, and other activities. The individual will be a strong representative of the agency in a number of public forums, manage projects, facilitate working groups, conduct research, author reports and technical memoranda, and maintain and advance relationships with numerous stakeholders.
We seek an individual who is innovative, mission-driven, and committed to advancing smart growth, regional collaboration, and equity. This is an opportunity to work in a dynamic and interdisciplinary environment with professionals who are committed to building a more sustainable future.
Transportation Planner - Fall 2019.pdf
The Arlington Department of Planning and Community Development (DPCD) acting through the Town Manager is requesting proposals from qualified individuals and firms for Consulting Services related to developing residential design guidelines for the Town of Arlington. For further information contact Jennifer Raitt, Director of Planning and Community Development, at 781-316-3092, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
DPCD seeks the professional services from experienced planning, urban design, or architecture firms qualified to prepare design guidelines for new or significantly renovated residential development within the Town’s low density zoning districts (R0, R1, and R2) and make recommendations on how to apply design guidelines to the existing organizational structure of the town and its permitting processes, or identify if a new process should be established.
The proposal may be viewed and downloaded from the Town website www.arlingtonma.gov/purchasing. Proposals are invited and will be received by the Purchasing Officer, Town of Arlington, Massachusetts on or before 2:00 p.m., November 5, 2019 at the Town Manager’s/Purchasing Office, Town Hall Annex 2nd floor, 730 Massachusetts Avenue, Arlington, MA 02476.