OPENING DATE: 03/14/17
CLOSING DATE: 03/28/17 04:00 PM
Class Characteristics: Under general direction, assists with planning, organizing, directing, coordinating, and evaluating all Planning activities; responsible for upgrading and maintaining the comprehensive plan, subdivision regulations, and zoning ordinance; supervises the proceedings of and makes recommendations on annexation endeavors; performs related duties as required.
Bachelors degree in Planning or closely related field. Two years of related work experience preferred.
Instructions: Somewhat general; many aspects of work are covered specifically, but must use some of own judgment.
Processes: Must occasionally consider different courses of action, or deviate from standard operating procedures, to get the job done.
Review of Work: Most completed work is reviewed.
Analytical Requirements: Problems require analysis based on precedent.
Physical Requirements of the Job: Work involves typically sitting at a desk or table in an office setting; lifting objects weighing less than twenty-five (25) pounds is a job requirement; must operate vehicle as a job requirement.
Tools, Equipment and Vehicles Used: Normal office equipment; must operate vehicles as a requirement of the job.
Contacts: Public and internal contacts are a requirement of the job.
Confidential Information: Regular use of confidential information.
Mental Effort: Moderate.
Special Licensing Requirements: Must possess and maintain a valid drivers license.
Availability: Must be able to attend evening meetings.
Certification Requirements: Desired AICP (American Institute of Certified Planners). A five percent (5%) hourly increase may be incurred at such time that AICP certification is acquired.
Additional Requirements: Maintain required CEU's.
Overtime Provision: Non-Exempt.
APPLICATIONS MAY BE FILED ONLINE AT: http://www.murrayky.gov
104 N. 5th Street
Murray, KY 42071
The City of Murray is an Equal Opportunity Employer