We Are Hiring! Senior Planner

The NYS Tug Hill Commission is hiring a Senior Planner to assist local governments in the rural Tug Hill region in land use planning, local law development and revision, and general technical support to planning boards and other municipal boards. The Tug Hill Commission is a unique state agency that recently celebrated 50 years of “helping local governments and citizens shape the future of the Tug Hill region.” Work at the Tug Hill Commission allows staff to be involved with a variety of municipalities and organizations. There are also opportunities to be involved in regional and state level policy issues and be a voice for rural communities in New York State. For more information see www.tughill.org.


  • The preparation of town and village comprehensive plans;
  • The preparation of zoning laws, subdivision regulations, and other local land use controls;
  • The creation of maps and other GIS products in support of planning projects;
  • The organization and/or delivery of training workshops for municipal land use officials;
  • Other related tasks as required.


Letters of interest and resumes should be submitted to Matt Johnson, [email protected], no later than Thursday, May 23, 2024.

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