Senior Planner, Parks & Recreation – Concord, NC | 9.26.17

Name of Employer: City of Concord

Employer Website: www.concordnc.gov

Concord, NC

Job title: Senior Planner – Parks & Recreation

Job Details / Description

Job Purpose: Fulfill short-range and long-range Parks and Recreation planning and development responsibilities. Manage current development projects.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Evaluate the Greenway Master Plan. Recommend acquisition and development opportunities and assist with acquisition. Coordinate with consultants to create designs, budgets and permitting. Participate in construction administration.
  • Evaluate land acquisition needs for park facility development. Recommend acquisition opportunities and evaluate parcels to determine if they are suitable for acquisition.
  • Participate in park facility development by coordinating with Engineering Department and consultants to create facility designs. Participate as needed with design, budgeting, permitting, bidding and construction administration.
  • Provide construction administration of greenways and park facilities.
  • Participate on the Parks and Recreation Project Management Team.
  • Master Plan existing park facilities in cooperation with Engineering Department and consultants.

 

Starting Salary: $52,193.96

Job Candidate Qualifications

Knowledge of:

  • modern park planning principles and practices.
  • Park construction and/or development procedures.
  • Research methods and techniques.
  • Project management principles and practices.

Education/Experience:

Bachelor’s Degree in Planning, Political Science, Geography, Public Administration, Architecture, or Economics from an accredited college or university, with at least three (3) years of experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

How to Apply

Apply online at www.concordnc.gov

or in person at Concord Human Resources, 35 Cabarrus Avenue West, Concord, NC 28026

 

Closing date: 12/18/17

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Posted on

September 26, 2017

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