City of Hot Springs
Hot Springs, AR
|Job at a Glance|
|Job Category||Community Development and Redevelopment|
|Job Level||Mid II (4-8 years)|
|Salary Range||$21.06 Per Hour|
The Senior Planner coordinates complex land development review; and researches, prepares and implements long range policy and studies, reporting to the Planning Director.
Senior Land Use Planner position requires analytical thinking and problem-solving, team-oriented participation, excellent human relations, interpersonal and written/verbal communication skills, good public presentation and customer service skills. Must demonstrate knowledge and experience with planning principles and practice. Must be able to interpret complex regulations in understandable terms.
Duties include reviewing land development projects and assisting through approval processes, assisting and managing long range planning projects, including but not limited to future land use planning, zoning code revisions, land use analysis, and redevelopment projects.
Responsibilities include daily interaction with developers, architects, engineers and property owners to assist throughout the zoning, site design and permitting processes.
Projects include frequent interaction with the City Board of Directors, Planning Commission, and other city boards and community organizations, including presentations and public outreach.
The Senior Planner prepares and presents professional reports to boards and commissions regarding rezoning, text amendments, and other land use policy documents. In addition, the Senior Planner will answer questions and concerns from the general public regarding planning and zoning. The Senior Planner will serve as Project Manager for development review projects and long range planning projects, overseeing the scheduling of meetings, setting agendas, and assembling of informational packets, and related work.
Applicants must possess a degree in Urban Planning or related field from an accredited four-year college or university; must possess a valid driver’s license and a clean driving record. AICP preferred.
|Contact Name||Lori McAfee|
|Postal Address||P.O. Box 700, Hot Springs, AR 71902