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Current Opportunities with the Cape Cod Commission


Regulatory Officer II

$65,137/yr.  See complete job description

This position requires knowledge of regional planning principles and state, regional and local land use regulations in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts as well as general office procedures; excellent oral and written communication skills, public presentation skills, organization skills and project management skills. Ability to participate as a member of a team of regulatory officers, planners, engineers and technical staff; ability to prepare reports; ability to manage projects and work independently.

Bachelor’s degree in planning, environmental science, law or related field; Master’s degree or Juris Doctor preferred; minimum of one year of experience in regional planning, land use planning, environmental planning and or regulatory work; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. 

Open until filled.

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Special Projects Coordinator

$68,388/yr. See complete job description

Works with staff and stakeholders to communicate complex information related to the environment, economy, infrastructure planning, coastal resilience, housing and other regional issues. Ability to visualize data, prepare public presentations and create graphic media. Supports public education through media outlets and by addressing local and regional officials and community groups. Ability to manage projects, plan, organize, analyze problems, formulate recommendations, and prepare reports. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with a variety of public and private groups including elected officials. Works directly with Executive Director.

Requires superior communication, organization, writing, public presentation and graphics skills, and independent judgment and initiative. Bachelor’s degree in economics, communications, graphic design, public administration, regional or urban planning, or related field plus three to five years of experience at the local, regional or state level; master’s degree preferred; combination of private and public sector experience desirable; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

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Community Development Planner

$68,388/yr. See complete job description

Provides planning and technical assistance on a wide range of community development projects to regional and local officials and stakeholders, with a focus on promoting smart growth development principles to address the region’s need for housing diversity and affordability.

Participates and leads multi-disciplinary project teams providing support and recommendations to public officials on housing production to meet the needs of Cape residents. Assists with development of the housing component of local and regional plans, evaluates fairness of same. Comments on affordable and other housing issues for comprehensive permit and development of regional impact applications.

Requires an ability to manage and coordinate projects and to establish and maintain effective working relationships with a variety of public and private groups. Requires superior communication, organization, independent judgment and initiative. Bachelor’s degree in community development, urban or regional planning/design or public administration plus plus five years of experience in community development, housing or land use planning; master’s degree preferred; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

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Human Resources
P.O. Box 427
Barnstable, MA 02630
Phone: (508) 375-6648

Items Last Updated January 17, 2020

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