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Posted: Friday, January 27, 2017 12:04 AM


State College, PA

The Borough of State College, Pennsylvania, is accepting applications for a Senior Planner position with the Planning Department. State College is located in central PA with a population of 42,161, home of Penn State University, and is the core community of a small, growing metropolitan area of 90,000 plus.

The Senior Planner will administer and implement all aspects of the Borough's programs and projects funded by the US Department of Housing and Urban Development's (HUD) Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and Home Investment Partnership (HOME) Program. The Senior Planner will perform project management, compliance, and reporting functions to meet federal, state and other program regulations. The Senior Planner will work under the administrative direction of the Director of Planning with latitude for independent judgment as to details of program management.

Must possess good communications skills both orally and in writing and be able to provide effective presentations to a wide variety of audiences. Requires a Bachelor's Degree in Urban Planning, Business Administration, Public Administration, Economics, Finance, or related field. Prefer a Master's Degree in a field related to housing and community development and five years of responsible experience with CDBG and HOME program administration. The salary range for this position is $53,000 to $67,000, depending on qualifications, plus an excellent benefit package.

Interested applicants should apply online at Please attach a resume and cover letter. Application deadline is January 20, 2017.

For more information, contact the HR Department at State College Borough is an EOE.


243 South Allen Street
State College, PA
United States



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