Name of Employer: Town of Summerfield
Employer Website: www.summerfieldnc.gov
Job title: Planning Director
Job Details / Description
Planning Director performs professional planning services, supervises one planner, and reports to the town manager. The position requires extensive knowledge of land-use planning and is responsible for effective implementation of the development ordinance and guiding short- and long-term planning needs. Duties involve: reviewing applications,
permits, plats, and development plans; zoning interpretations; preparing planning material for
agenda packets; presenting cases to appropriate boards and Council, which involves some evening work; oversight of code enforcement (currently contracted); oversight of GIS database and mapping;
providing assistance to the public; and, other work as needed. A competitive benefits package is offered with a $60,500–
$67,500 salary range, depending on experience.
Job Candidate Qualifications
A Bachelor’s degree in planning or a related field is required, but a Master’s degree in planning
or a related field is strongly preferred, with 5+ years of planning experience and a progression of increased planning responsibilities.
How to Apply
Please mail (e-mail submissions will not be considered) a cover
letter, resume, and salary history to: Town of Summerfield, Attn: Town Manager, PO Box 970, Summerfield, NC 27358. Questions? Contact Lance Heater, Town Clerk at email@example.com. Closing date is open until filled