Entry Level Housing Planner

Job Title: Entry Level Housing Planner

Job Type: Full Time

Location: Creston, IA

The Southern Iowa Council of Governments (SICOG) is seeking qualified applicants for an entry level Housing Planner position. This position would primarily be responsible for managing the agency’s housing programs, which includes performing specialized housing activities such as preparing and submitting federal, state, and local grant/loan applications, performing inspections, ensuring compliance with funding source laws, and completing clearance testing. In addition to housing activities, this position also performs general planning activities such as comprehensive planning and zoning activities.

A bachelor’s degree in Community and Regional Planning or a related field is required. Working knowledge of building construction, remodeling costs, or overall experience in construction or a related field is desirable but not required. GIS/mapping knowledge is preferred but not required. This position will remain open until filled.

For a full position description, please visit the SICOG website’s job opportunities page here.

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