Long-Range Planner, Teton County Government

Long-Range Planner, Principal

This position exercises considerable independent judgement and initiative in performing complex long-range planning and supervisory tasks.  Qualified candidates will manage the development, maintenance, and implementation of the comprehensive plan and long-range planning program.  Responsibilities include reviewing, delegation, and coordination of all policy planning efforts; supervising assigned staff; and developing and implements strategies needed for the sustainability and advancement of Teton County and Town of Jackson’s long-range planning efforts.  Considerable knowledge in principles and practices of planning policies and comprehensive planning required.

This position represents the county on long-range planning matters, working closely with elected officials, internal and external stakeholders, governmental agencies and the general public for the optimization of the County’s Comprehensive Plan.

education and experience

  • Bachelor’s in Planning, Public Administration or related field, AND
  • Five years of experience with community development and planning programs.
  • Masters’ degree is highly desirable.
  • Certification by the AICP is preferred.

how to apply

Visit:  www.tetoncountywy.gov/jobs

Application Deadline:  February 28, 2020

Benefits Include:

  • 100% Employer Paid Medical, Dental, and vision insurance Premiums.
  • Defined Wyoming Pension Benefit Plan
  • Long-term Disability 50% paid by County
  • Basic Life Insurance paid by County
  • Matched Contributions for 457b Deferred Compensation Plan
  • Paid Vacation and Sick Leave
  • Ten Paid Holidays
  • Flexible Spending Plan for Dependent Child Care
  • Two Personal Days per Calendar Year
  • Paid Family Leave

If you have questions regarding this position, please contact:

Human Resources Department

200 S. Willow Street

Post Office Box 3594

Jackson, WY  83001