The University of Utah
College of Architecture + Planning

Employment Opportunities at the City of Pocatello, Idaho

Employment Opportunities at the City of Pocatello, Idaho
Location: Planning & Development Services, Pocatello, ID 83201
Department: Planning & Development Services
Job Status: Full-Time
Days: Mon., Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri.
Rate of Pay: Hiring Range H11 $22.72 – $24.50
Status: Open Until Filled
Details: This position is open until filled, with priority consideration given to applications received by February 8, 2021. All candidates must upload a resume and a cover letter to move forward in the hiring process.


The Assistant Planner performs professional land use planning duties for the City. The job includes significant public contact work in answering questions and providing information to the public on City planning and zoning ordinances and regulations. The job conducts site reviews, site analysis and prepares and presents numerous reports. The job serves as staff liaison to Historic Preservation Commission and other community groups and organizations.

This job requires a Bachelor’s Degree in Planning.

The job requires the ability to maintain a collaborative and cooperative working relationship with elected and appointed officials, other City employees, other organizations, and the general public.