Name of Employer: Granville County
Employer Website: www.granvillecounty.org
Job title: Planner
Job Details / Description
Granville County is seeking applications from qualified applicants for the position of Planner. Performs professional planning and zoning administration functions in the planning department. Duties include enforcing zoning, land use, water supply watershed, Falls watershed stormwater and floodplain ordinances and performing related planning functions. Work is performed independently and includes staff support to boards. Administers the zoning permit process; reviews rezoning and variance applications; explains regulations and process requirements; reviews and approves plans and makes recommendations and amendments to Planning Board; and issues zoning, stormwater, floodplain and watershed permits. Work requires considerable public contact with developers, boards and the general public. Tact, courtesy and good communication skills are essential in performing assigned duties.
Job Candidate Qualifications
Graduation from a four year college or university with a major in urban planning, geography, landscape architecture or related field; or any equivalent combination of education, experience, and training.
How to Apply
Applicants should submit a resume, along with a Granville County application to the Division of Workforce Solutions, 111 Hilltop Village, Oxford, NC 27565. Application deadline is 8/31/17. Granville County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.