Website Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission
Are you interested in community building through outdoor activities?
Do you enjoy working in diverse, welcoming, and fun workspace?
Are you a creative problem-solver?
If this sounds like you, The Montgomery County Department of Parks is the place you want to be! We are currently seeking a dynamic, motivated, and highly organized Park Planner to serve as a working leader/coordinator in our Park Planning and Stewardship Division. Experience in the private sector as an urban planner, architect, landscape architect, or urban designer is preferred for this opportunity to help shape Montgomery County for the 21st Century by having a broad impact on the built environment while advocating for healthy lifestyles.
Position may be filled as an Outdoor Recreation Facility Focused role -or- a GIS/Data Analysis Focused role depending upon qualifications.
The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission (M-NCPPC) is a six-time National Recreational and Parks Association Gold Medal Award Winner. Behind the vast and diverse Montgomery County Department of Parks system is a career staff complement of nearly 800 employees, 424 parks and almost 37,000 acres of park land that serves a diverse population of more than one million residents in the Washington, DC area. The Park Planning Section of the Park Planning and Stewardship Division team performs strategic planning for facilities and parkland, data and mapping analysis, and works closely with planners at the Montgomery County Planning Department on the park and open space recommendations in Sector and master plans. A critical challenge for the Department of Parks is to maintain the high level of park and recreation service in the County by putting the “right parks” in the “right places.”
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