The Centre Region Planning Agency is an Agency of the Centre Region Council of Governments (COG) serving six municipalities in the State College area of Centre County, PA. The planning area has a population of approximately 96,000 people including Penn State students and a geographic area of 150 square miles.
The CRPA is seeking talented individuals to fill two key positions in the organization. The positions require a general knowledge of comprehensive land use planning; principles of sustainability; knowledge of zoning and subdivision ordinances, land development plan review; and some transportation planning issues. Interest in being part of a small team working towards integrating land use, sustainability, transportation, and other infrastructure in the community is valued. There is an expectation that all employees are committed to the mission, vision, and values of the Centre Region Council of Governments and the Centre Regional Planning Agency.
These positions work under the general direction of a Principal Land Use Planner and include:
Qualified applicants must have a bachelor’s degree in urban/regional planning, geography, landscape architecture, engineering, architecture, public administration, or related field.
The positions include regional level projects and responsibility for providing local planning services to either Halfmoon Township, or Patton Township, two of six municipalities in the Centre Region Council of Governments.
The positions are open until filled. The first review of applications will occur on July 29, 2022.
Experience: Two years, or equivalent combination of education and experience
Starting Salary (DOQ): $65,225 to $76,639 DOQ , without certification
$68,959 to $81,025 DOQ, with certification
Salary ranges currently under review
AICP Certification: Preferred, not required
To be considered for the position, applications must include the following; cover letter including salary requirements, and resume.
For benefits and other information, including other positions that are open, please visit: https://www.crcog.net/employment