Senior or Regional Planner
Catawba Regional Council of Governments
: $68,000- $80,000 (DOQ/E). Compensation is competitive in the region.  Catawba Regional COG offers an excellent work environment and competitive employee benefits package that includes participation in the South Carolina retirement and health benefits system, a matching 401(K) program, and a flexible work schedule.
Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Position Overview
Catawba Regional Council of Governments (COG) is seeking an experienced planner looking for an opportunity to take their career to the next level. We are looking for a professional planner with experience working with municipal, county, and state governments or in the private sector serving these jurisdictions who can leverage their technical, writing, analytical, and presentation skills to help improve the communities that make up the Catawba region. If this opportunity interests you, then our agency may be your next work home.

As Regional Planner or Senior Regional Planner, you will have the opportunity to take the lead on planning projects that positively impact the economic, physical, and social well-being of the region. The candidate must demonstrate experience and proficiency in developing and executing planning products such as small area plans, transportation, and land use analysis, comprehensive plans, policy recommendations, and federal and state grant funded projects that garner broad stakeholder and public support. Strong GIS, data analysis, statistical and forecast analytics, communication, social media tools/use, and presentation skills are crucial for success in this role. You must be able to provide professional and timely feedback to various audiences.

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How to Apply:
Please submit resumes with a cover letter. Candidate materials may be submitted online (PDF only) to or via U.S. mail to:

Catawba Regional Council of Governments
P.O. Box 450
Rock Hill, SC 29731
Attn: Amy Chitwood