Planning Technician – Fairhope, AL

COMPANY / ORGANIZATION

City of Fairhope, AL

DESCRIPTION OF JOB / POSITION

Position Description: The purpose of this position is to review development related plans for compliance with city regulations as well as disseminating information and assisting the public in planning and zoning matters. Other related duties may be assigned by the director.

Primary responsibilities include: The Planning tech is responsible for reviewing development related plans for compliance with City regulations as well as disseminating information and assisting the public in planning and zoning related matters.

Duties Include: Provides information regarding planning and zoning requirements; Gathers and presents data in written and graphic format for use by the planning and zoning staff; Reads and interprets building plans, site plans, and maps or plans for compliance with City regulations; Processes applications for city regulation
compliance; Prepares maps as needed Schedules and attends board meeting; Schedules and attends Board of Adjustment meetings; Accepts applications for Board of Adjustment; Other related duties may be assigned by the director.

JOB REQUIREMENTS

Minimum Qualifications Standards: Related Associates Degree, preferably higher, and two years related experience. Certification in planning and engineering preferred.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Good knowledge of GIS Software; Good written and verbal skills; Knowledge of Microsoft suite; Ability to read and analyze building plans and site maintenance; Ability to understand and apply city regulations in the review of plans; Ability to work with and communicate well with people at all levels; Ability to listen effectively

SALARY AND BENEFITS

$14.81 -$19.25 DOE

The City of Fairhope offers a safe, drug-free work environment and offers the following benefits to employees:

  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield Health Insurance
  • Vision and dental insurance available through payroll deduction
  • State of Alabama Retirement System
  • Reduced fees at Quail Creek Golf Course and Fairhope Recreation Center
  • Ten paid holidays per year, including a personal day
  • Sick Leave, accumulates 4 hours every pay period of active employment
HOW TO APPLY

Download and complete application at:
http://www.cofairhope.com/departments/human-resources/employment-opportunities

Email documents to:
www.careers@fairhopeal.gov
or fax to : 251-990-0100

For more information call: 251-929-7437

DEADLINE

August 21, 2017