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This position, in the Department of Neighborhood Development Services, performs responsible professional work in the handling of a variety of assignments, particularly as related to aesthetics, design, and historic resource matters and may focus on the physical planning and urban design for the City of Charlottesville.
Assignments will combine design and/or planning; involve research and writing of plans and reports; formulating and analyzing land use plans; promote sustainable neighborhoods, places, and corridors through the creation, revision, and application of policy and zoning regulations; does related work as required.
Primarily and most frequently the work done is performed independently, with diverse functional areas and more specialization and ability to train others. Work is performed under regular supervision under the Planning Manager; supervision may be exercised over subordinate technical and clerical personnel.
- Any combination of education and relevant experience equivalent to a Master's Degree in Planning, Architecture, Landscape Architecture, or related field; OR a Bachelor's degree in Architecture, Landscape Architecture, History, or in a field related to Planning, from an accredited college or university.
- Minimum of two years of experience in professional planning, design, or design review required. Experience in landscape architecture or architecture may be required.
- Must have a valid Virginia driver's license by employment start date.
- AICP certification preferred, AIA or ASLA encouraged.