Planning Director – Summerfield, NC | 12.19.18

Name of Employer: Town of Summerfield

Employer Website:

Summerfield, NC

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 Closing date is open until filled


Posted on

December 19, 2018

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