EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: PLANNER I-II-III

The Thomas Jefferson Planning District Commission (TJPDC) seeks a qualified applicant for a full-time Regional Planner to join our team. As a Regional Planner at the TJPDC, you will play a pivotal role in housing-related and other regional/community planning initiatives. The previous Regional Planner implemented a pilot program for eviction reduction, organized a housing conference, and developed detailed reports for the regional hazard mitigation plan. You will also be responsible for managing federal and state grants related to housing and community development and managing projects with a wide variety of stakeholders.

The TJPDC is a dynamic regional government organization dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for our residents. We serve as a hub for regional planning and development, working collaboratively with local communities to address housing needs, manage federal and state grants, and promote sustainable growth and prosperity across the region. Our office is adjacent to the downtown mall of Charlottesville, located in central Virginia at the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Approximately 250,000 residents live in the region, which is filled with history, scenic beauty, and urban and rural living.

This posting is open for application until filled. Resume, cover letter, and completed job application are required for consideration.