The Principal Planner position is professional work, under the general direction of the Director, to include supervising and administering primarily the Planning & Development Department’s current planning functions. Job duties consist of varied supervisory, technical review, and administration duties. Successful performance ensures compliance with the Zoning Ordinance, Subdivision Regulations, and relevant codes. FLSA status is Exempt.
Bachelors’ Degree in Planning, Urban Design, Geography, Public Administration or a related field from an accredited institution is required.
Five years of full-time experience in one or more areas of planning, administering zoning ordinances and subdivision regulations, and reviewing plans. A master’s degree may be substituted for one year of experience.
Supervisory experience related to planning preferred.
Membership in the American Institute of Certified Planners, or ability to achieve, preferred.
Must possess and maintain a valid Alabama Driver’s License.
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The deadline to apply for this opportunity is 05/24/23.