Who We Are
The Lake Champlain-Lake George Regional Planning Board (LCLGRPB) is one of nine regional planning and development organizations operating in New York State. The LCLGRPB covers the five counties of Clinton, Essex, Hamilton, Warren, and Washington.
The Lake Champlain-Lake George Regional Planning Board was created in 1967 as a development organization operating in New York State under Article 12-B, Section 239h of the General Municipal Law. Our mission is to promote sustainable economic development that strengthens our communities, provides quality jobs and preserves the unique natural, historical and cultural characteristics of the region.
Economic Development Role
The LCLGRPB programs are focused primarily on supporting local economic and community development projects. The LCLGRPB acts as a link between local needs and federal/state funding programs. The LCLGRPB is an advisory body, not a regulatory agency.
The services the LCLGRPB provide are directed at aiding local efforts that promote sustained economic growth and essential community services and development projects. Local municipal government and the business community are the target customers.
LCLGRPB Senior Planner Position
The Lake Champlain - Lake George Regional Planning Board (LCLGRPB) is seeking a full-time Senior Planner. Office is in Lake George, but job encompasses coordination with and travel to agencies in Clinton, Essex, Hamilton, Warren and Washington Counties. This is a professional planning position responsible for the development and coordination of various water quality, municipal infrastructure, and multi-jurisdictional planning initiatives. Must be able to author and manage federal and state grant programs. Knowledge of environmental or open space programs a plus. Must have strong writing, data analysis, communication, fiscal management and computer skills. Must be able to work independently and cultivate and maintain working relationships with various entities. Experience in GIS mapping is a plus. Master's degree in planning, architecture, L.A., engineering, environmental studies, natural resources or related field and 2 years of satisfactory experience OR bachelor's degree in planning, architecture, L.A., engineering, environmental studies, natural resources or related field and 3 years of satisfactory experience is required. Competitive salary with benefits available. Position will be filled based on Civil Service requirements. A provisional appointment will be made with examination to be held at a later date. Candidate must meet civil service requirements for appointment following establishment of eligible list. Send resume and cover letter to: Beth Gilles, Director, LCLGRPB, PO Box 765, Lake George, NY 12845 by December 14, 2018. Contact #: 518-688-5773. LCLGRPB is an EOE/AA Employer.