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Town Planner

Hamden, CT

Posting Date: February 19, 2021
Closing Date: Until filled

Position Overview back to top

The Town of Hamden is seeking qualified candidates to fill the position of Town Planner. This is a highly responsible Administrative position in the Town of Hamden responsible for directing a comprehensive program of municipal planning and development in the functional areas of land us, economic development, housing, population trends, community potable water and waste water needs, transportation and related municipal planning services.

Qualifications back to top


  • Master's degree in Urban Planning and eight (8) years of increasingly responsible experience in urban/community municipal planning or:
  • Bachelor's degree in Urban Planning or a closely related field plus ten (10) years of increasingly responsible experience in municipal planning.
  • Certification as a Municipal Planner by the American Institute of Certified Planners is desirable.

How to Apply back to top

Applications and job descriptions are available on the Town of Hamden website

Completed applications and resumes can be sent to:
Personnel Department
Hamden Government Center
2750 Dixwell Avenue
Hamden, CT 06518

Or they can be sent via email to or put in the Personnel drop box at the Hamden Government Center.