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Senior Planner

Date Posted: Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2019
End Date: Feb. 11, 2019
Starting Pay: $56,367 annually

The beautiful City of Milton is looking for a highly qualified individual to serve as our Senior Planner in the Community Development Department.

Typical duties include:

  • Prepares reports and writes position papers o projects, rezoning cases, land use cases, and subdivision plats.
  • Participates in meetings with developers and assists in the evaluation of proposed projects consistent with the city codes.
  • Assists in the preparation of agenda materials for the Planning Commission and City Council.
  • Attends Planning Commission and City Council meetings to make presentations or to participate in discussions as needed.
  • Consults and coordinates with other City departments, external agencies and civic groups in furthering interest and/or action regarding a plan, program or project.
  • Prepares a variety of studies, reports and related information for decision-making purposes.
  • Develops and writes ordinances and amendments for consideration by the governing body.
  • Conducts research for and writes technical manuals, promotional literature, and other informational material regarding plans, programs and projects.
  • Responds to citizen inquiries concerning land use and development issues.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications: Master’s Degree in land use planning, urban planning, public administration, architecture or related field and three (3) years of experience in planning or a related field, or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job.  Must possess a valid driver’s license, satisfactory MVR and the ability to attain a valid Georgia Driver’s License.

The successful candidates will possess research and analytical abilities, be able to clearly organize and communicate information; know and understand best practices in land use planning; review regulatory requirements; apply appropriate federal, state, county, and city codes; and prepare written technical reports. The ability to present to citizen groups and public officials is essential.

Benefits

The City of Milton offers a competitive salary and an excellent benefits package to employees.

For prompt consideration, send your resume and cover letter which includes position title to recruiter@cityofmiltonga.us or

Sam Trager
Human Resources Director
City of Milton
2006 Heritage Walk
Milton, GA 30004

Due to Georgia open records laws, all applications are subject to public disclosure.