Senior Planner – Concord, NC | 6.3.19

Name of Employer: Cabarrus County Government
Employer Website:
Concord, NC
Job title: Senior Planner

Job Details / Description

The Senior Planner position is responsible for answering public inquiries by phone and in person, processing rezoning, conditional use and subdivision applications, reviewing site plans, making presentations at public meetings, using GIS data to make maps and for land use analysis, issuing zoning permits, accepting soil suitability analysis applications, explaining zoning, subdivision and floodplain regulations to customers, performing architectural plan reviews, assisting the E911 Coordinator with addressing and other duties as assigned. Attendance at night meetings is required.

Job Candidate Qualifications

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Thorough knowledge of the principles and practices of urban planning; thorough knowledge of current literature and recent developments in the field of planning; thorough knowledge of ordinances governing zoning and related codes; ability to analyze and systematically compile technical and statistical information and to prepare technical reports; ability to prepare and present technical information clearly and in an interesting manner to the public; ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with associates and representatives of other public agencies; customer services skills including dealing with difficult customers; comfortable making public presentations in small or large group settings, ability to work independently and in group settings.

Education and Experience:

Requires graduation from an accredited college or university with major course work in planning, geography, public administration or related field and 3-5 years of planning experience. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered. Thorough knowledge of how to use ArcMap to create maps and perform GIS analysis. AICP certification is required.

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Posted on

June 3, 2019

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