Planning Director – Yadkinville, NC | 6.3.19

Name of Employer: Town of Yadkinville
Employer Website:
Yadkinville, NC
Job title: Planning Director

Job Details / Description


Under general administrative direction of the Town Manager, employee organizes, directs and participates in all current and long-range community planning, zoning, code enforcement, economic development and related work for the Town which require professionalism, technical knowledge, accuracy, proficiency, confidentiality, and independent judgment in development, projects and programs. Work involves serving as staff support for planning related boards and commissions and administering land use studies and zoning, subdivision and other ordinances; serving as technical advisor to the Town Manager and Town and Planning Boards; and communicating with the public about planning projects and responding to planning issues. The employee represents the Town with state and federal officials concerning proposals for establishing or revising ordinances and plans governing planning activities in the Town. Work requires the ability to formulate programs and direct progress and is subject to inside and outside environmental conditions. A more detailed job description is available on the Town of Yadkinville’s website at

Salary Range: $43,000 – $65,000 (depending on experience and qualifications).

Town of Yadkinville is an equal opportunity employer

Job Candidate Qualifications

Requires graduation from an accredited college or university with a four-year degree in planning or related field, and considerable experience in professional municipal and/or regional planning. Or any equivalent combination of education and experience including subdivision/site plan review, GIS mapping proficiency, and ordinance preparation preferred.

  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Effective presentation and communication skills.
  • Proficiency in computer applications including ArcMap, word, excel and PowerPoint.

Special Rquirement:

  • Possession of a valid driver’s license.
  • Ability to obtain AICP certification.

How to Apply

Perry L. Williams
(336) 679-8732

Position Closing Date: Position open until filled.


Posted on

June 3, 2019

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