Village of Mundelein

The Senior Planner position is a high level professional and technical planning position that is responsible for advanced-level work involving both long-range and current planning (plan implementation) activities.

A high emphasis is placed on design and urban design issues, including a strong knowledge of architecture, landscape architecture and site planning. The position is responsible for preparing comprehensive plans and sub-area plans, coordination of the Village’s review and analysis of annexation and rezoning requests and development proposals, reviewing projects within the Village’s TIF Districts, and developing land use regulations.

The position is also responsible for certain commission activities such as attending meetings, program creation and implementation, record keeping, presentations, and budgeting. Another role includes assistance with economic development activities such as developing and maintaining a statistical data base, coordinating information between various members of the Village Staff, developing plans, policies and programs for review and making presentations to the Village Board and Commissions. Work is performed with a reasonable degree of latitude for independent, mature judgment, and action is reviewed by the Director of Community Development through observation, conference, reports, and achievement of desired objectives.

Starting salary for this position is $91,733. The selected candidate will have the opportunity to advance a step within the salary range of $91,733 – $120,795 on an annual basis. The Village offers a generous benefits package, including an Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund (IMRF) pension, vacation, personal, holiday, and sick time. Medical, dental, life insurance, and medical/dependent flex plans are also included.

The position is open until filled. Please visit our website at to apply.

Village of Mundelein is an Equal Opportunity Employer and complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. Village of Mundelein does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.

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