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Forest Health Senior Planner

Company name
Placer County

Annually USD 93412 to 116667

Auburn, CA, United States

Employment Type


Posted on
Feb 24, 2024

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 $44.91 - $56.09/hour; $7,784.40 - $9,722.27/month; $93,412.80 - $116,667.20/year

Are you passionate about environmental stewardship, wildfire risk reduction, and sustainable forest management? The Regional Forest Health Division (RFH) of Placer County’s Agriculture, Parks, and Natural Resources Department needs you! 

We are seeking a highly qualified Senior Planner – ideally someone with a strong forestry background and proven experience in environmental compliance, project management, collaborative partnerships, and fund development – to contribute their expertise and dedication to this pioneering initiative.  The Senior Planner position is part of a growing team committed to making Placer communities, particularly those in the Wildland-Urban Interface (WUI), safer from large, damaging wildfires. Your expertise will be crucial in mitigating fire danger and improving overall forest health through identification, planning, funding, and implementation of collaborative on-the-ground projects to make communities and forested watersheds more resilient to the impacts of wildfire.

Click on the links below for more information on our Regional Forest Health Program and French Meadows Ecological Restoration Project. 

Regional Forest Health Program

French Meadows Ecological Restoration Projec


Any combination of experience and training that would provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the required knowledge and abilities would be:

  • Experience: Three years of increasingly responsible planning experience performing duties similar to those of an Associate Planner. 
  • Training: Equivalent to a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in urban, regional or environmental planning, or a closely related field.


If you are a dynamic professional looking to make a lasting difference in community sustainability and a healthy environment, we invite you to take the next step toward a career with purpose and apply at today!


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Placer County

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