Planning Technician – Salisbury, NC | 1.17.18

Name of Employer: Rowan County Planning & Development Department

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Salisbury, NC

Job title: Planning Technician

Job Details / Description

Coordinates and maintains the road naming and street addressing program for the County; issues zoning permits; maintains and develops a variety of planning databases; provides research of various land use topics and prepares related reports; performs general mapping duties, website updates, minor subdivision reviews and other tasks as assigned; prepares agendas, notices, and mailings; and serves as Clerk to the Rowan County Planning Board and Zoning Board of Adjustment.  Public speaking and attendance at night meetings may be required

Requires effective communication skills; the ability to read and interpret maps and ordinances; and public speaking skills.

Starting Salary $33,700 – $37,000 (commensurate with experience).

Job Candidate Qualifications

Requires an Associate’s Degree in Planning or related field and one year of related experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.  Experience with ESRI-based software (ArcView) and Notary Public preferred.

How to Apply

Submit application to Rowan County Human Resources, 130 West Innes Street, Salisbury, NC 28144.  Open until filled.

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We administer Pre-employment Drug Tests, Conduct

Criminal Background Investigations, and Driving History


Posted on

January 17, 2018