Regional Planner

River Valley Regional Commission
Columbus/Americus, Georgia

The River Valley Regional Commission, a regional planning agency providing planning and community development assistance to sixteen counties and thirty-five municipalities in west-central Georgia, has an immediate opening for a Regional Planner. The River Valley Regional Commission has offices located in Columbus and Americus. Primary responsibilities include assisting with local government comprehensive planning, zoning/land use and resource planning, economic development, grant writing, and special projects as assigned.

Job Requirements

  • Strong analytical, written and oral skills are required.
  • Undergraduate degree in planning, public administration, or closely related field 
  • 5 years of experience
  • Master’s Degree or AICP certification preferred.

Salary & Benefits
Salary commensurate with education and experience. Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance. 12 days annual leave per year upon starting and 12 sick days per year. 13 paid holidays.

How to Apply

Please submit your resume with cover letter.  Position is open until filled.