Planner- Development Review – Durham, NC | 2.26.19

Name of Employer: Durham Planning Department
Employer Website: DurhamNC.gov
Durham, NC
Job title: Planner- Development Review

Job Details / Description

Hiring Range: $43,198 – $51,837
The primary responsibility of this position is to perform site plan, subdivision, and plat reviews using the Unified Development Ordinance. This Planner will serve as the case planner for these administrative reviews and approvals. Other duties may potentially include assisting the public with development related information and assisting with special projects.

  • Under the direction of supervisor, this Planner may also be ask asked to perform in other Planning areas. Programs include but are not limited to: zoning enforcement, site compliance investigations, rezoning and use permit processing, strategic planning, historic preservation, environmental protection and conducting several types of development review programs.
  • Attends and makes presentations at meetings with the public, elected leaders, and appointed boards;
  • Reviews site plans and plats, for compliance with ordinance requirements and development objectives.
  • Conducts patrols and investigations within the jurisdiction.
  • Conducts citizen information programs and neighborhood meetings on planning projects.
  • Prepares legally required notifications including on-site placards, mailed notices, and legal advertisements.
  • Conducts research studies, manages data and prepares reports for consideration by advisory boards, elected officials and the public.
  • Prepared materials may become permanent governmental policy or ordinance or (in the case of enforcement) may be the basis for civil citations.
  • Provides customer service by answering questions regarding Planning and Development functions and ordinances and providing support for walk-in inquiries.
  • Provides support and leadership to citizen groups, special task forces, appointed boards and commissions, and elected leaders by organizing and publishing meeting agenda, preparing reports, and making presentations.
  • Provides support and leadership to citizen groups, special task forces, appointed boards and commissions, and elected leaders by organizing and publishing meeting agenda, preparing reports, and making presentations.

Job Candidate Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in planning, landscape architecture, geography, architecture, or related field
  • Must have a valid North Carolina driver’s license, or must be able to obtain a valid NC driver’s license within 60 days of hire.

Additional Preferred Skills:

  • One or more years of related experience.
  • Master’s Degree.

How to Apply

Closing Date: 3/11/2019
101 City Hall Plaza, Durham, NC

https://durhamnc.gov/1473/City-Jobs

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February 26, 2019

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