Planner - Palo Alto, California

Annual salary range: $89,044.80 to $109,283.20

The City offers an attractive benefit package.
Application Deadline: Open until filled.
First review of resumes: Monday, July 29, 2019

Known as the birthplace of the Silicon Valley, the City of Palo Alto is world renown, with nearby Stanford University, a vibrant downtown, and charming, historical neighborhoods with beautiful tree-lined streets. Its residents are highly educated, politically aware and culturally sophisticated, with an abundance of local pride and numerous neighborhood organizations. The City of Palo Alto is an exciting place to work with projects and issues that are never boring.

The City of Palo Alto is looking to fill positions in both Current and Long-Range Planning. This is an excellent opportunity to work with a dedicated team of professional planners on a variety of interesting planning projects and community planning efforts for mixed use neighborhoods (i.e. Stanford Research Park and North Ventura Coordinated Plan); tackle the challenging demand for more affordable housing projects; and collaborate with other local agencies on regional housing and other issues.

A Bachelor’s degree in Urban Planning or a related field from an accredited college or university is required along with three years of suitable professional experience in urban or transportation planning.

To apply, please submit your materials to:

To learn more about the position and the community, please review the recruitment brochure:
City of Palo Alto, CA website:


The City of Palo Alto is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender, age, national origin or disability.

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