Senior Planner

East Central Iowa Council of Governments

Cedar Rapids, IA Municipal & Government / Administrative & Clerical $60,000 to $80,000 yearly

The East Central Iowa Council of Governments is seeking a Senior Planner/Community Development Specialist to join the ECICOG team. This Cedar Rapids – based position works with smaller communities within ECICOG’s six county region on land use planning, community and economic development, and grant writing and administration.


The Senior Planner/Community Development Specialist requires a master's degree in planning or related field and a minimum of five years of professional planning experience. Additional years of experience may be considered in lieu of a master’s degree.

  • AICP Certification is preferred. Successful candidates will model ECICOG’s core values of service, flexibility, teamwork, “can-do” spirit, and love for our communities and region.


  • Salary range of $60-80k depending on qualifications.

Interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter via email by clicking apply now. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, first review will begin February 10th.

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About Us:

The East Central Iowa Council of Governments (ECICOG) is an intergovernmental council established in 1973 under Chapter 28E and provided for under Chapter 28H of the Code of Iowa. Governed by a board of directors comprised of elected officials and private citizens, ECICOG was created to promote regional cooperation and to provide professional planning services to local governments in Benton, Cedar, Iowa, Johnson, Jones, Linn, Tama, and Washington Counties (all services are not offered in all counties).

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