The Maryland Department of Planning (MDP) is seeking talented, energetic, and motivated professionals to join its Local Assistance and Training Division and expand its Regional Planning Program in Maryland’s dense and growing Central, Southern, and Capital Regions. Two new statewide planning efforts, “Reinvest Maryland 2.0” and the “A Better Maryland” state development plan, offer exciting opportunities to advance revitalization, equity, compact transit-oriented development, and sustainability in furthering the next generation of Smart Growth. This position will be the Regional Planner for the Central Maryland Region. MDP is the only cabinet-level state planning department in the United States. The Regional Planning work program presents an unparalleled variety of projects for the proper candidate, spanning the spectrum from municipal community development and grant administration to statewide policy review mapping/data dashboard development and comprehensive growth management. This position is located at the Department of Planning’s headquarters at State Center in Baltimore City. The office is within walking distance of light rail, Metro subway, historic neighborhoods, restaurants, and cultural attractions. The position allows for partial telework.

Grade: 18

Salary: $54,822.00 - $89,738.00/year

Deadline to apply: May 5th, 2022