PROFESSIONAL PLANNER/MUNICIPAL DEPARTMENT HEAD – The Village of Ridgewood, Bergen County, NJ, is seeking a full-time Professional Planner/Municipal Department Head. The responsibilities of the position include: 1) reviewing and processing of development applications under the jurisdiction of the Village Planning Board and, when requested, the Village Zoning Board of Adjustment, 2) required attendance at evening meetings of the Village Planning Board, Zoning Board of Adjustment and Village Council, 3) assisting the Planning Board in the preparation of master plan documents, 4) assisting the Planning Board and Village Council in the preparation of development regulations and land use ordinances, 5) providing professional planning advice and assistance to the Village Council, the Village Manager and all Village departments, 6) providing review, support and expertise on such other issues and projects as may be deemed necessary by the Village Manager, Planning Board and Board of Adjustment, and 7) providing direction to, and supervision of, the Secretary of the Planning Board. The candidate is expected to have a degree in land use planning and to hold a current Professional Planner’s license from the State of New Jersey. Salary will be commensurate with education and experience. To apply, send a resume and cover letter to: Heather Mailander, Acting Village Manager, Village of Ridgewood, 131 North Maple Avenue, Ridgewood, NJ 07450 or email to: The Village of Ridgewood is a Civil Service municipality and E/O/E. Deadline for applications is February 10, 2017.