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Entry Level

Maumee Valley Planning Organization (MVPO) is accepting applications for an entry-level Planner.  MVPO is a non-profit, regional planning agency servicing Fulton, Henry, Defiance, Paulding and Williams Counties.  This position is a full-time position.  Pay will be commensurate with experience.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:  The responsibilities of the Planner include but not limited to:  assisting senior staff in collecting and analyzing data; administering and writing grant proposals; preparing reports and presentations for community groups and public officials; conducting development reviews; coordinating and implementing various Federal and State programs. 

QUALIFICATIONS:  At minimum, the position requires a Bachelor's degree in Planning, Public Administration, Construction Management, or related field.  Successful candidate must possess strong written and verbal communication skills; demonstrate knowledge of planning and zoning principles and practices; and be self-motivated with the desire to work in a hectic yet professional business environment.  The successful candidate must maintain a valid Ohio driverís license.

METHOD OF APPLICATION AND DEADLINE:  All interested applicants must submit a resume and three professional references, along with a cover letter to: 

Maumee Valley Planning Organization

1300 East Second Street, Suite 200,

Defiance, OH 43512

Or e-mail to:

No phone calls. 

Application deadline is Monday, October 19, 2015