Name of Employer: Horry County Planning and Zoning
Employer Website: http://www.horrycounty.org/Employment.aspx
Job title: Senior Planner (2 Positions)
Job Details / Description
Opening Date: Currently Open
Closing Date: Until Filled
Position: 2 Senior Planners, Horry County
Starting Salary: $49,456
Job Summaries: Horry County is a fast-growing community, located on the northern coast of South Carolina (322,342 est. people in 2016). This fast-paced office is seeking two Senior Planners, one to work in development review and another in long-range planning.
The Senior Planner for development review will be under the supervision of the Principal Planner and responsible for conducting technical reviews of development plans, in addition to other current planning activities including, but not limited to, preparation of reports and transportation planning, improving zoning and development regulations, conducting studies, developing reports, and leading other special projects. This position will also work with various boards, commissions and community groups as needed.
The Senior Planner for long-range planning will be under the supervision of the Community Development Planner and responsible for the assisting with comprehensive planning efforts, preparation of community and neighborhood plans, improving zoning and development regulations, conducting studies, developing reports, and leading special projects. The Senior Planner will serve as the staff liaison to the Horry County Parks & Open Space Board. The Senior Planner may also be responsible for conducting development plan review and grant management, as needed. This position will also work with various boards, commissions and community groups.
Job Candidate Qualifications
Qualified candidates should possess a Master’s Degree in Urban and Regional Planning or a related field, such as Architecture, Engineering, Landscape Architecture, Natural Resource Management or Urban Design; with a minimum of one to two (1-2) years of progressive experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and Experience in one or a combination of the following planning areas in necessary in order to perform duties of the position: development and/or construction project review, surveying, urban design, architecture, economic development, environmental, transportation, or land-use planning. Strong computer skills with experience with ArcGIS and PC based planning, mapping and design programs is desired. Candidates must be able to pass required pre-employment physical and background check.
How to Apply
Please contact Leigh Kane or John Danford with Horry County Planning & Zoning if you have questions regarding the positions. 843-915-5340. The positions will be open until filled. Please apply at: http://www.horrycounty.org/Employment.aspx.