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Marquette Charter Township is seeking candidates for the full-time position of Staff Planner.  The position is responsible for carrying out assigned activities of the Planning Department and provides support to the Township Planning/Zoning Administrator and Planning Commission. This position will interpret and administer the Township’s Master Plan and ordinances, perform research, prepare professional reports as needed, and provide GIS and asset management program support.  The position will also address neighborhood preservation concerns and administer property maintenance.  The position requires a bachelor’s degree in a recognized planning discipline, a minimum of one (1) year of responsible municipal planning work experience, and a valid/unrestricted Michigan driver’s license.  The successful candidate will be required to travel within the Township to conduct inspections, traverse uneven terrain and obstacles, and engage in moderately strenuous physical activity while exposed to outside weather conditions.  First year compensation is $38,300.00, with annual progression schedule and paid benefit package.  For consideration, a Marquette Township application and detailed resume shall be submitted by 5pm Friday, August 16, 2019 to Township Manager, Marquette Charter Township, 1000 Commerce Drive, Marquette, MI  49855.  For application, job description, and more information on what Marquette Township has to offer, please visit www.marquettetownship.org.