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Current Opportunities with the Cape Cod Commission


Regional Housing Specialist - Starting $76,949 - $84,074/yr. See job description.

Supports regional housing needs through technical assistance, research, analysis and community outreach.  Provides targeted assistance on affordable and other housing issues. Promotes a mix of housing types for a broad cross-section of Cape residents and incorporates mixed use and smart growth development principles with access to jobs and services. Encourages and supports efforts to plan for healthy, vibrant communities, housing and community development, while balancing the natural and human built environments.

Collects and analyzes data related to the existing housing stock, housing market, current and future housing demand, and other data; researches and provides updates on the progress of the region in reaching its housing goals.

Participates in public forums, workshops and conferences; makes presentations; facilitates discussions regarding housing and community development issues affecting the region. Monitors state and federal policies and programs. Develops grant and other funding proposals.

Requires an ability to manage and coordinate projects and to establish and maintain effective working relationships with a variety of public and private groups. Requires independent judgment, and initiative and superior communication and organization skills. Bachelor’s degree in public administration, community development, urban or regional planning/design or related plus five years of experience in community development, land use planning controls, housing or economic development planning, housing advocacy and financial analysis/underwriting; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

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 Position open until filled



Transportation Planner/Engineer – Starting $69,802 - $76,271/yr. See job description.

Work collaboratively on a variety of transportation related projects. Determine data collection requirements and methodology, conduct field work, collect and analyze data utilizing GIS and transportation modeling software, and prepare reports and presentations.

Requires superior communication, analytical, quantitative and organizational skills; knowledge of transportation planning principles and practices, relevant land use planning, economic, sociological and environmental impacts of traffic and transportation projects. 

Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university in transportation planning, engineering, land use planning or related and one year of experience, including experience in analytical techniques; Master’s Degree preferred; or an equivalent combination of education and experience 

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Administrative Assistant - Starting $54,692/yr. See job description.

Multi-tasker with excellent communication skills needed to perform varied and highly responsible administrative duties, requiring initiative and judgment.  Working knowledge of MS Office programs, strong bookkeeping skills and attention to detail required.  MUNIS experience a plus.  Assists with grant management and record keeping.

High school diploma with additional business or accounting training equivalent to an Associates Degree, 3 years of experience in office work with experience in financial procedures; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Bachelor’s degree preferred. Experience with local government practices and procedures desired.

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 Position open until filled


Special Projects Coordinator - Starting $73,285/yr. See job description.

Works with staff and stakeholders to communicate complex information related to the economy, housing, infrastructure planning, environment, coastal resilience and other regional issues. Ability to visualize data, prepare public presentations and create graphic media. Supports public education through media outlets and by addressing local and regional officials and community groups. Ability to manage projects, plan, organize, analyze problems, formulate recommendations, and prepare reports. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with a variety of public and private groups including elected officials.

Requires superior communication, organization, writing, public presentation and graphics skills, and independent judgment and initiative. Bachelor’s degree in economics, regional or urban planning, communications, graphic design, public administration or related field plus three to five years of experience at the local, regional or state level; master’s degree preferred; combination of private and public sector experience desirable; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

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For information about employment with other agencies in Barnstable County Regional Government, please visit:
or direct your inquiries to:

Human Resources
P.O. Box 427
Barnstable, MA 02630
Phone: (508) 375-6648


Items Last Updated September 7, 2022

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