Website City of Sunrise

The City of Sunrise is seeking a result driven, motivated, experienced, enthusiastic, and dynamic individual who will apply their talent and experience to assist the City Planner and Planning & Zoning Manager in municipal planning functions in the Community Development Department, including both long-range and current planning, as well as carrying out research planning projects. Responsibilities include reviewing existing Land Development Code regulations and making recommendations as necessary for amendments to the Land Development Code and other ordinances, as well as facilitating the processing of amendments through the review process. The ideal candidate has a proven record of accomplishment in Urban Planning and must possess advanced knowledge of urban planning and zoning techniques and the ability to conceptualize and prepare planning reports.

He/she will be articulate and have outstanding written and verbal communication skills, as well as the ability to make public presentations and address elected officials and staff at all levels of the organization.

Desirable Experience and Training

A minimum of seven (7) of progressively responsible experience in the area of urban planning, including supervisory roles.


The salary range isĀ $75,328.49 – $103,840.58

Benefits are excellent, including a defined benefit pension plan, generous benefit time allowances and free individual health care (with subsidized family coverage).

How to Apply

Please submit your application and resume on our website by clicking the link below.

City of Sunrise- Principal Planner

The City of Sunrise is an Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages minorities and women to apply. It is also a drug-free workplace. Veteran’s preference will be awarded per Florida Law.

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