• Assistant or Associate Planner

    Josephine County
    Job Description

    The Josephine County Community Development department has an opening for either an Assistant or Associate Planner. To apply you will need to go to our Job Opportunity website: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/josephine.

    Open until filled. The first review of applicants will be 11:59 pm on 9/11/19 and every two weeks following.

    Some of the duties of these positions are:

    • Interprets and administers a select range of county, state and federal land use ordinances, laws and rules.
    • Respond to questions from the public related to land use, land development, and zoning.
    • Staff the front counter and issue ministerial land use permits to customers.
    • Communicate with and be a resource to other planning staff, county departments, city, state, and federal agencies concerning land use information and regulations.
    • Perform pre-application reviews and processes applications for site review, property line adjustments, land partitions, variances, home occupations, or other applications.
    • Perform field investigations to gather information regarding land characteristics to determine the ability of land to support specific uses, to include an assessment of appropriate conditions of development and/or operation.
    • Research records and other sources, analyze data obtained and prepare written and visual demonstrations based on this work.
    • Prepare maps, charts, and other visual aids. May prepare and present staff reports at public hearings, and represent the planning office in other agency, civic or legal forums.
    • Other duties as assigned.


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