Assistant Planner, Temporary
City of Idaho Falls
Idaho Falls, ID United States
The City of Idaho Falls is accepting applications for a Temporary Assistant Planner. This position performs a variety of working level professional and technical duties related to short- and long-range planning and zoning activities. Also performs a variety of duties designed to expedite the processing of projects affecting Planning and Zoning.
This position is funded for 9 months.
**At the end of the application, please electronically attach a report that you wrote or worked on that you are especially proud of.**
Reviews building plans, site plans, and zoning permit applications to assure compliance with zoning requirements such as use, bulk, placement, and parking ratios. Also reviews such applications and supporting documents for completeness and sufficiency of information.
Assists in long-range planning duties as required, generally in research, data collection, code development, and some writing and layout. Performs routine office tasks in designated program areas, including data entry, file management, copying and answering telephone.
Notifies property owners of pending action affecting their or nearby property by composing correspondence. Assists in maintenance of the department website including posting agendas, minutes, news, information and maps.
Assists with tasks related to long-range planning including organizing and hosting public outreach events, conducting research on planning issues, analyzing data, and writing reports.
Performs related duties as required.
Job closes on 12/30/2018