Senior Planner (North Clackamas Parks and Recreation District)

$71,507 - $90,535 yearly
  • Clackamas County
  • 150 Beavercreek Road, Oregon City, OR 97045, USA
  • Jan 06, 2022
Full time Parks & Recreation Planning

Job Description

The North Clackamas Parks and Recreation District (NCPRD) seeks an experienced parks and recreation professional to serve as the senior planner of the North Clackamas Parks and Recreation District.

The selected candidate will lead and manage significant planning, capital projects development, and real property-related activities that concern the parks, trails, natural areas, and recreational facilities of NCPRD. The Senior Planner will manage periodic updates to the district’s long-range plan and assist with actions to implement the plan, including regular updates to the Capital Improvement Plan and System Development Charges Methodology. This position leads work on all property-related needs, such as acquisitions and dispositions, and obtains the necessary property services (surveys, appraisals, reports, etc.). The Senior Planner manages capital project planning and development for selected NCPRD projects, including supervising the work of consultants and managing project budgets to ensure projects meet scope and budget specifications.

The Senior Planner also leads public engagement efforts for their projects, ensuring diverse, equitable, and inclusive engagement with the public in district planning efforts. This work includes but is not limited to coordinating meetings, preparing materials, facilitating processes, and responding to and resolving citizen inquiries. The incumbent leads the review of land use applications and development plans submitted to local jurisdictions to ensure district interests and goals are addressed, opportunities for partnerships are pursued, and any impacts to district property and operations are minimized. This work involves coordinating, as necessary, with Clackamas County departments, the City of Milwaukie, other agency partners, and developers.

This position will remain open until filled.  The first application review will be Monday, January 17, 2022.  We reserve the right to close this recruitment at any time on or after that date.

For detailed information and to apply online please visit our website.

The North Clackamas Parks and Recreation District is a county service district established to serve the park and recreation needs of the northern portion of Clackamas County. The district has a dedicated property tax base to fund its operations. Voters approved the formation of the District in 1990 because they saw the need for greater parks and recreation services in the north end of the county. The District – which serves more than 105,000 residents in a 27-square mile area – includes the city of Milwaukie and a large area of unincorporated Clackamas County.

NCPRD offers 32 parks, many acres of natural areas and sensitive habitat, and a network of trails including the 6-mile Trolley Trail. Additionally, NCPRD offers a wide range of programs, services and events, and operates several recreational facilities such as the North Clackamas Aquatic Park, Milwaukie Community Center and the Concord Property.

Learn more about  North Clackamas Parks and Recreation District