Town of Ridgefield Seeks Assistant Planner

Town of Ridgefield Job Posting: Assistant Planner * Full Time, 35hrs week with benefits

Monday-Friday, 8am-4pm

The Assistant Planner will assist the Director of the Planning and Zoning department in the overall operation of the Planning & Zoning Department.

  • Attends evening meetings of the Commission when assigned.
  • Assists the Director and Commission in research, report-writing, resolutions, and meetings with the public and applicants.
  • Assists the Director in fulfilling the statutory and regulatory responsibilities of local and state laws.
  • Prepares and/or delegates preparation of agendas and legal notices with assistance from clerical staff.
  • Some field inspections may be required.


♦ Bachelor’s Degree in Planning, Public Administration or related discipline

♦ Master’s Degree in Urban Planning or related discipline preferred

♦ Two to Four years of experience in land use planning and administration. Two years of graduate studies may substitute for one year of experience

HIRING RANGE: $51,000 – $73,500

Interested applicants should send completed application and resume to: Town of Ridgefield Human Resources 400 Main Street Ridgefield, CT 06877 or e-mail us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

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