Regional Planner/Senior Planner for Sustainability Initiatives
Centralina Regional Council, Charlotte, NC
Closing Date: Until Filled

Position Overview
Centralina Regional Council seeks an energetic, self-directed individual to perform difficult planning work and direct activities related to promoting energy efficiency opportunities at the intersection of mobility, sustainability and equity through the coordination of land use, transportation, energy and the environment, healthy community and public engagement projects. The successful applicant will understand the importance of positive relationships with local communities and agencies in the region and exhibit strong customer service and problem-solving skills. The successful candidate must also have great project management skills and an internal drive.

Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with a field of study in planning, public policy, urban design, public administration, geography or related field and at least three years of experience; Master’s degree preferred. Local government planning department experience and/or education and outreach program deployment experience is desired.  Hiring Salary will be determined based on qualifications, education and experience.

Applicant must possess a valid driver’s license and have the ability to physically perform the basic life operation functions of standing, walking, talking, hearing, and repetitive motions, the ability to lift 20 pounds of force occasionally and possess the visual acuity to prepare data, proof work, and do extensive reading.

How to Apply:
Interested individuals are encouraged to send a résumé and cover letter to: with “Regional Planner / Senior Planner for Sustainability Initiatives Position” in the subject line. Deadline: Open until filled with rolling interviews. Interested applicants are encouraged to apply early.