Principal Planner

Brown County Planning Commission

Green Bay, WI

Principal Planner - Performs work of considerable difficulty in the development, implementation, management, and funding of the planning program including land use, local assistance, economic development, housing and natural resources for the Brown County Planning Commission; provides planning services to Brown County municipalities and other Brown County Departments; supervises the department's Senior Land Use and Natural Resources Planners and Planner I-Housing.

Supervises and plans the work of subordinate planning department staff, assists in selecting new planning department employees, assigns and reviews work, addresses employee problems and concerns, evaluates performance and makes recommendations concerning outcomes.

Provides instruction and guidance to subordinate planning staff and serves as a resource and consultant to the Planning Director for programs and administrative matters.

Researches, writes and administers competitive state and federal grants that provide non-property tax levy funding to the Planning budget.

Administers and manages the Northeastern Wisconsin Region Community Development Block Grant-Housing for a ten county region.

Manages the local assistance portion of the Planning program.

Assists the Planning Director in the preparation of the overall budget.

Works with other Brown County departments to provide planning related information and services on such issues as zoning, site planning and grant opportunities.

Prepares local zoning ordinances and maps, land division ordinances, grant applications and other miscellaneous projects.

Manages and writes 20-year comprehensive plans and other planning related studies as assigned in cooperation with the County and local units of government.

Serves as assigned planning staff to multiple contracted local units of government in Brown County.

Assists the Planning Director in developing the annual planning work program and budget and provides financial management, supervision, public information and assistance on county planning efforts.

Conducts planning meetings to obtain input for planning projects and facilitates other Planning Department meetings.

Experience Level
Mid II (4-8 years)
AICP Level
Comprehensive or Long-Range Planning
Salary Range
Depends on Qualifications

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