Planner I – City of Northport, AL

CIVIL SERVICE JOB ANNOUNCEMENT

COMPANY / ORGANIZATION

City of Northport, Alabama

CLOSING DATE
Monday, September 16, 2019 @ 4:00 p.m. 
If mailed must be postmarked by Friday, September 13, 2019.

Turn in application to:
Director of Human Resources
P.O. Box 569
3500 McFarland Blvd.
Northport, AL 35476

DESCRIPTION OF JOB / POSITION

Under the direction and supervision of the Director of Planning, this position performs a wide range of planning related duties including: Collecting data and writing reports, providing technical assistance to the Planning Commission, Zoning Board of Adjustment, Historic Preservation Commission, and to the public. Coordinating the development review process for plats, site plans, and other submissions to the department. May also perform other professional planning, administrative, and technical work in the accomplishment of a variety of planning functions, as well as other related duties as determined necessary and assigned by the Director.

JOB REQUIREMENTS
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in planning, public administration, political science, geography, architecture, or a related field;
  • One year or more of planning experience;
  • AICP certification preferred, or the ability to obtain within two years of employment;
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license and have an acceptable driving record;
ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS

SALARY & BENEFITS

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Pay Grade 24 – $23.70 /hourly (minimum) to $31.45 /hourly (maximum)

HOW TO APPLY

Applications may be obtained from the City of Northport Receptionist or by visiting the City of Northport website, www.cityofnorthport.org. Please see job description for all requirements and qualifications. No phone calls please!