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Senior Planner

Category: Other
Description:
REPORTS TO: PLANNING DIRECTOR LOCATION/HOURS: ALBEMARLE, NC HIRING RANGE: $53,000 - $57,000 (DEPENDING ON EXPERIENCE) CLOSING DATE: APPLICATION REVIEW WILL BEGIN JULY 19, 2019. POSITION IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED. POSITION OVERVIEW PERFORMS HIGHLY SKILLED, PROFESSIONAL AND ADMINISTRATIVE WORK IN THE PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT SERVICES DEPARTMENT PERTAINING TO LAND USE AND ZONING AND PROVIDES A BROAD SCOPE OF PLANNING SERVICES FOR THE CITY. ADMINISTERS SPECIFIED PLANNING ACTIVITIES, PERFORMS STUDIES, PRESENTS STAFF REPORTS AND SUPERVISES OTHER STAFF IN SUCH ENDEAVORS AS NEEDED. PROVIDES STAFF OVERSIGHT AND ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANCE TO VARIOUS BOARDS AND COMMISSIONS. ENFORCES THE CITY ZONING AND DEVELOPMENT ORDINANCES. THIS POSITION SERVES THE ROLE OF ZONING ADMINISTRATOR FOR THE CITY AND DEPARTMENT HEAD IN THE ABSENCE OF THE PLANNING DIRECTOR. WORKS UNDER GENERAL SUPERVISION OF THE PLANNING DIRECTOR. QUALIFICATIONS DESIRABLE EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE A BACHELOR’S DEGREE FROM AN ACCREDITED COLLEGE OR UNIVERSITY IN PLANNING OR RELATED FIELD AND A MINIMUM OF 3 YEARS WORK EXPERIENCE IN CITY PLANNING, LOCAL GOVERNMENT OR OTHER SIMILAR POSITION PROVIDING THE CANDIDATE WITH A BACKGROUND IN LAND USE, ZONING, LONG RANGE PLANNING AND CODE ENFORCEMENT IS REQUIRED. CANDIDATES WITH 5 YEARS OR MORE OF RELEVANT EXPERIENCE, ADDITIONAL SUPERVISORY EXPERIENCE AND/OR A MASTER’S DEGREE IN PLANNING OR RELATED FIELDS ARE PREFERRED. SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS • POSSESSION OF AN APPROPRIATE DRIVER’S LICENSE VALID IN THE STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA. • CERTIFICATION BY THE AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF CERTIFIED PLANNERS (ACIP) AND/OR NC ASSOCIATION OF ZONING OFFICIALS (CZO) OR THE ABILITY TO OBTAIN SUCH CERTIFICATION SOON AFTER HIRING IS PREFERRED.
Employer: City of Albemarle
Expires: 7/26/2019
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