Senior Planner (Redevelopment)
Borough of State College, PA
Title: Senior Planner (Redevelopment)
Location: State College Municipal Building
Starting Salary Range: $65,040 - $81,300
Position includes Competitive Benefits (Health, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance), 401 Employer Match Pension Plan, paid vacation, holidays, sick time plus additional benefits to be discussed during the interview process.
The Senior Planner (Redevelopment) is responsible for project management and implementation of a wide range of redevelopment activities, including real estate, public finance and housing development. The incumbent is the main administrator of the Borough and Redevelopment Authority’s public-private partnership (P3) activities and other public initiatives in housing, business support, and public infrastructure financing. The Senior Planner will provide leadership in a high-performing, cross-disciplinary team, with opportunities to significantly impact the future of State College.
Bachelor's degree in business or public administration, finance, planning, economics, real estate, community development or related field, and three or more years’ direct experience in real estate development; or an equivalent combination of education, certification, training, and/or experience. Must have experience in grant/loan writing and/or administration. Must possess a valid Pennsylvania driver’s license.
Master’s degree in planning, urban studies, public administration, real estate or a related field. Five years of responsible experience in positions with economic development and planning activities.
All individuals interested in applying for this position must apply online. The application may be found at the following link:
The posting will remain open until the position is filled. A complete copy of the job description is available by contacting the HR Department. E.O.E.