This position within the Planning Division of the Department of Community Development is responsible for:
∑†††††††† preparing Comprehensive Plan amendments and small area plans;
∑†††††††† providing case management and analysis of special exceptions and rezonings;
∑†††††††† managing the Countys historic preservation program;
∑†††††††† providing staff support to the County Architectural Review Board which focuses on historic preservation outreach and education;
∑†††††††† preparing grant applications and administering grants; and
∑†††††††† providing technical assistance to citizens, community groups, developers and design firms.
Minimum requirements include
∑†††††††† a Bachelors degree in urban planning, historic or preservation planning, architectural history or a closely related field, with a Masters degree preferred;
∑†††††††† at least three (3) years of experience that includes both land use analysis and community planning, and historic resources planning;
∑†††††††† knowledge of Comprehensive Plans, Zoning Ordinances and Subdivision Ordinances;
∑†††††††† knowledge of National Register Historic Districts and Section 106 Review; †
∑†††††††† experience with building research, knowledge of architectural styles and forms and periods of development;
∑†††††††† strong research, communication and writing skills; and
∑†††††††† proficiency in GIS and Microsoft Office.