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Mt. Prospect Park District, Project Planner

Mt. Prospect Park District, Project Planner

The Mt. Prospect Park District has an exciting new opportunity for a Project Planner. Under the general direction of the Director of Parks and Planning, the Project Planner is responsible for planning, design, development, and bidding of various development projects. Qualified candidates should have experience in Park Management, Urban Planning, Architecture, Engineering or related field, plus three (3) or more years of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience as well as knowledge of the principles and practices of landscape architecture as applied to the design and development of parks and recreation facilities. Professional work experience in a municipal setting is a plus. Candidates must hold and maintain a valid driver’s license and be able to successfully pass a pre-employment physical with a drug screen and a criminal background check. The starting salary for the Project Planner is $75,000+, depending on qualifications. Plus, we offer a generous benefits package including medical, dental, IMRF pension enrollment (Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund), short-term disability, long-term disability (IMRF), life insurance, VSP-vision discount program, 457 deferred compensation plan, paid time off and park district facility discounts and usage benefits.


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The Mt. Prospect Park District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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