Regional Planner | EARPDC


Regional Planner is a professional position and is responsible for managing a wide range of programs serving local governments in a (10) ten county region. The Regional Planner works on historic preservation projects for cities within East Alabama Regional Planning and Development Commission regions. The ideal candidate is responsible for working elements of the regional and local planning and development programs, preparing grant applications and grant management. Responsibilities also include development of comprehensive plans and programs for the use of land and physical facilities to design, promote, and/or administer government plans or policies affecting land use, zoning, public utilities, community facilities, housing, or transportation. 

Job Requirements

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

• Considerable knowledge of the principles and practice of urban and regional planning.

• Knowledge of historic preservation principles, architectural design principles, and the Secretary of Interior’s Standards for the Treatment of Historic Properties.

• Working knowledge of research methods and practices used in preparing planning studies.

• Proficient in the ability to apply professional planning principles and methods to assigned projects.

• Some knowledge of public administration with emphasis on municipal and county administration.

Additional Requirements and Duties can be found at


Pay Grade and Salary: 15 – $47,032

How to Apply

To apply, click here. Applications and resumes can also be submitted to the HR Director at Deadline to apply: 09/30/2023.