SUMMARY. The general purpose of this job is the current and future land use planning and development for the jurisdictional members of the Hopkins County Joint Planning Commission.
RESPONSIBILITY. The ideal candidate has knowledge of planning, zoning, and land use principles, including the interpretation and implementation of laws, codes, rules, and regulations. In addition, the candidate should be skilled in providing positive, solutions-oriented, and effective customer service and promoting a culture of teamwork by treating coworkers, stakeholders, and applicants with respect and dignity and engaging in open dialogue with diverse voices. Candidate will supervise all employees of the Commission. Collaborates with architects, engineers, contractors, professional services and other construction specialists. Holds all aforementioned and other firms accountable to ensure that all projects are in compliance. Develops and implements goals, priorities, policies and procedures relating to Planning and Community Development.
• Comprehensive planning. A statutorily required update to the comprehensive is a critical mission of this role.
• Representative to City and County Members
• Member of regional planning groups (i.e.: PADD, GRADD)
• Member of City and County Community Groups
• Research and prepare recommendations to the Planning Commission
concerning zoning map amendments, zoning text amendments, major
plats, development plans, etc.
• Assist in the recovery and rebuild of areas affected by the 12/10/2021
• Other duties as assigned or required.
COMPUTER SKILLS. Efficiency in MS Office, ArcMap, File Maker, AutoCad
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE. Bachelor's Degree in Planning or related field. Minimum of three years direct work experience in a planning office. AICP preferred
COMPENSATION. $50,000 - $55,000. We offer an excellent retirement & benefits package.
TO APPLY. Please submit resumes with cover letters electronically to:
Hopkins County Joint Planning Commission.
The City-County Planning Commission of Warren County, located in the third largest city in Kentucky and one of the fastest growing communities in Kentucky, is now accepting resumes for the position of Planner I. The successful candidate will be an integral part of a team that helps guide growth and develop plans for the future of our dynamic community. The individual selected for this position should have a general knowledge of planning principles, processes and issues, and the ability to learn local government procedures. The full job listing is linked, here.
Education: This position requires a Bachelor’s degree in urban planning, public administration, architecture, engineering, social sciences or related field.
Experience: No professional planning experience is required. One year of experience and/or completion of an internship in planning or a related field at a public agency is preferred. Excellent organization, written and oral communication, and public relation skills are required. A valid driver’s license is required.
Starting Salary: $45,000 annually.
Benefits: Pre-paid employee health and dental premiums, state retirement plan, twelve paid holidays, (PTO) paid time off.
How to Apply: Qualified applicants should submit their resumes accompanied with a cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org before 4:30 p.m., Friday, February 9, 2024.
Community and Development Services, an agency of the City of Hopkinsville and the County of Christian, Kentucky, has an opening for an entry level planning position. The position requires a Bachelors Degree or Masters Degree in a planning-related field. The position will be responsible for planning activities and routine planning functions. The salary is based upon both education and experience. The anticipated hiring range is from $55,000 to $60,000. There is a competitive fringe package available. Interested applicants should apply by submitting a cover letter, resume and three (3) references addressed to the Community and Development Services, P.O. Box 1125, Hopkinsville, KY 42241-1125, Attention: Planner I or email. email@example.com Resumes will be accepted until the position is filled. M/F EEO.
The Bardstown-Nelson County Planning and Zoning Commission is seeking a dynamic and experienced individual to join our team as the Director of Planning and Zoning. This leadership role is critical to the continued growth and development of our city and county, ensuring a well-planned and organized landscape that aligns with the vision and goals of Bardstown and Nelson County. The successful candidate will be responsible for leading the development and implementation of the city and county’s comprehensive plan, oversee the administration of zoning ordinances, including the review of development proposals, zoning permits, and variances. Work with developers, architects, and city/county officials to evaluate and guide land use proposals, ensuring compliance with zoning regulations.
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