Planning Technician

Job Description


Under close supervision, the Planning Technician performs paraprofessional, technical planning and environmental work in the administration and development of community and general plans, zoning regulations and environmental documents; explains the planning program, policies, local ordinances and State and Federal regulations to the public.

Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. All applicants must complete and submit an online County of Sacramento employment application by 5:00 PM on the posted cut-off date. The full job announcement and online application is available for viewing on our website at

Job Information

Position Title: Planning Technician

Position Level:

Position Reports To:

Required Skills/Experience/Education:

Minimum Qualifications:


Either: 1. One year of full-time paid paraprofessional or technical experience in environmental, urban or regional planning.


Or: 2. Successful completion of 30 semester (45 quarter) units from an accredited college or university with at least 20 semester (30 quarter) units in public administration, ecological studies, environmental planning and management, environmental studies, geography, natural resources, urban or regional planning or other field closely related to the intent of the class.


US Citizenship: no

Security Clearance: no

Salary Range: $4,617.96 - $5,613.24 monthly

Other Benefits:

Start Date: November 2, 2020

Position Type: Permanent

Travel: None

Language: English

Contact Information

Name: County of Sacramento

Address: CA





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