Planner – Greensboro, NC

Name of Employer: City of Greensboro

Employer Website: www.greensboro-nc.gov

Greensboro, NC

Job title: Planner

Job Details / Description

SALARY: $41,939.00 – $55,919.00 Annually

CLOSING DATE: 07/10/17 11:59 PM

DESCRIPTION:

Under the direction of the Current Planning Managers of the Planning Department, this professional level position is responsible for the administration of the Land Development Ordinance and other City adopted policies and ordinances as part of a multi-department team in the Development Services area. Primary duties in this position include the review and issuance of development related permits; determination of appropriate review processes based on stated development goals; determination of relevant zoning, site and land use information, including site or use specific standards and providing planning and development related assistance to the public and other City staff. The employee in this position will be a primary point of contact for parties interested in investing in the city and requires a strong emphasis on customer service, a high level of detail, independent judgment and initiative, strong organizational skills to manage multiple responsibilities simultaneously. An AICP, CZO or other zoning or planning certification is preferred but will be required within one year of hire date. This position will require some work beyond the typical workday to complete time sensitive permits, development applications/permits, provide enhanced customer service and may require attendance at evening meetings. This job is Exempt and is not subject to the overtime provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act. This job is Exempt and is not subject to the overtime provisions of the Fair Labor Standards

Job Candidate Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree “OR” Associates Degree with 6 plus years of “related” experience in Planning, Zoning, or the Public Administration field
  • 4 to 6 years of relevant experience in “related” experience in Planning, Zoning, or the Public Administration field
  • Experience issuing permits or confirming compliance with local codes and ordinances
  • Experience working with Microsoft Office
  • ARC-GIS
  • Valid Driver’s License

An Ideal Candidate Would Also Possess (Preferred Qualifications):

  • Master’s Degree with 1 to 3 years of relevant experience “related” experience in Planning, Zoning, or the Public Administration field
  • Direct knowledge of local government development application / permit processes
  • Current American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) or Certified Zoning Official (CZO) Certification

REQUIREMENTS:

Work Schedule: Monday-Friday; 8 hours a day (some evening meetings)

How to Apply

CLOSING DATE: 07/10/17 11:59 PM

The City of Greensboro’s Human Resources department is putting the ‘green’ in Greensboro and replacing the paper employment application with iApplyGreensboro.

iApplyGreensboro is the City’s job application and career portal designed to make your life easier, better, happier. Applying has never been easier! The portal has been online since July 6, 2015.

Therefore, applications for this position may be submitted at http://www.greensboro-nc.gov/index.aspx?page=747.

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June 25, 2017

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