New Hampshire Municipal Association
New Hampshire Municipal Association

Planner I - Lead Grant Program

City of Manchester

Performs professional planning duties in support of the Planning & Community Development Departments initiatives, with primary responsibilities tied to the Lead Grant program; serves as Project Liaison to the general public inquiring about program enrollment and requirements; works closely with the Financial Analyst and Program Manager; assists in the bid process and in monitoring/maintaining project accounts and funds; catalogues and maintains Lead Program information to HUD standards; and performs other related duties as required. 

This grant is for 42 months and the position is for the duration of the grant.


Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Master’s Degree in Urban Planning, Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Public Administration or related; and some related experience or two years of additional work experience in municipal planning operations plus a Bachelor’s degree may be substituted for the Master’s Degree.  Candidate should possess excellent communication skills and time-management skills.  Knowledge of HUD-CDBG programs preferred.

To Apply:

Although submission of a resume is optional, candidates must complete a City of Manchester Employment Application available at the City of Manchester website: or in person at the Human Resources Department, City Hall Annex.

The City of Manchester is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Salary: $22.41/hour

Closing Date: June 12, 2019