Planning Technician

Job Title: Planning Technician

Job Type: Full Time

Location: Dubuque, IA

The City of Dubuque, Iowa (population 58,000) invites applications for the position of Planning Technician. The successful candidate will be responsible for researching, analyzing and reporting data for municipal planning purposes and presenting the information in written, computerized and graphic form. The successful candidate will possess at least an associate’s degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in planning, public administration, geography or related field; or any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the essential knowledge, skills and abilities.  The successful candidate will demonstrate an ability to follow a management philosophy that is input oriented and values problem solving and the development of partnerships, and a desire to be part of an organization that values service, people, integrity, responsibility, innovation and teamwork.  The City offers an annual salary range of $36,067 to $47,091 and an attractive benefit package.  Applicants for this position will be required to take a Civil Service Entrance Examination.  Please submit a request for a Civil Service Entrance Examination packet to Randy Peck, Personnel Manager, City Hall, 50 West 13th Street, Dubuque, Iowa 52001-4864 by 5:00 p.m. on May 1, 2015.  The Personnel Office may be contacted at 563-589-4125 or  The job description and benefit summary are available at  Women, minorities, veterans and qualified persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.  EOE.

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