There are two vacancies within the Division of Planning; one in Long Range Planning and one in Transportation Planning which also acts as the federally mandated MPO for Central Kentucky. The purpose of these positions is to perform professional, technical, and analytical planning in regards to urban and regional planning activities within the specified area to help develop the community.
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Under general supervision, the Planning Technician performs a variety of paraprofessional planning and zoning tasks at the front counter, within the office, and in the field as required. General duties include application intake and review of a wide variety of land use and development proposals, file research and maintenance/scanning, map reading, zoning and subdivision ordinance research and packet preparation for the Planning Commission and Board of Adjustment; prepares technical reports; creates and maintains databases; assists the Planning Director, Building Inspector and Code Enforcement Officer as needed; and performs other duties as required. Familiarity with Geographic Information Systems (GIS) preferred.
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The Clarksville-Montgomery County Regional Planning Commission, Clarksville, Tennessee, has an excellent career opportunity for an experienced planning professional to assume the role of Director of Planning. Montgomery County, Tennessee, is located 30 minutes northwest of Nashville at the Tennessee-Kentucky state line. We are one of the most historic, yet progressive counties in the region and home to the fifth largest city in the state.
The incumbent will be responsible for developing, maintaining a comprehensive planning program for Clarksville and Montgomery County and will act as the Chief Executive Officer of the Regional Planning Commission. The right candidate will perform complex managerial, administrative and professional work in planning, organizing, directing and supervising the department. This position is a key member of the management team and the right candidate will be a strong leader with excellent customer service skills.
A Bachelor's degree required; Master's degree preferred, in Urban or Regional Planning, Civil Engineering or related field. Six to nine years of experience in a government planning agency (or related). AICP certification is required, excellent project management and oral and written communication skills.
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The Ohio-Kentucky-Indiana Regional Council of Governments (OKI) seeks a self-motivated Senior Planner able to develop project proposals, work programs and budgets for environmental programs. Knowledge of State and local agencies responsible for land use management, natural resources, environmental protection, conservation, historic preservation, tourism and natural disaster risk. Ability to prepare and present analyses, evaluation and recommendations on potential environmental mitigation activities including various types of green infrastructure applications, community development activities, and conservation practices. Knowledge of environmental planning as it relates to transportation systems and community development; understanding of the National Environmental Policy Act and its requirements related to transportation planning and project delivery (direct NEPA experience is desirable), watershed management.
Responsibilities: Project management, data collection and analyses, report writing, GIS mapping, meeting preparation and presentations, contact with local governments, business interests, the public and consultants. May oversee the work of other employees and consultants.
Qualifications: MS/MA in environmental planning, urban planning, transportation engineering or related field, and three years of experience with progressively complex assignments requiring sound decision making and judgment. A combination of extensive experience and a Bachelor's Degree may be substituted for the Master's degree requirement Local government experience desirable. Excellent verbal, written, computer, and organizational skills required. Experience in securing and managing planning and implementation grants, and experience with GIS a plus. Starting salary range is commensurate with experience; beginning is around $60K.
Qualified applicants should e-mail a letter of interest and resume by November 30, 2017 to email@example.com.