10 Best City Planner Job Descriptions

City Planner Job summary 1

Under the Operations Administrator’s direction, the City Planner is responsible for field of city planning which requires analysis, organizing and conducting complex planning studies which enforce City Codes, ordinances, planning site plan conditions and restrictions, and permits regarding the Zoning Ordinance. Employees in this classification perform supervisory and professional level administrative work. Position is responsible for directing, implementing, and enforcing the City and County's Zoning Code and regulations. Performs related duties as necessary.

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City Planner Job summary 2

The City Planner assists with the City’s planning and assists the department director in leading the City’s long and short range planning efforts.

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City Planner Job summary 3

The City Planner serves as staff for a variety of planning projects which could include comprehensive and area planning, zoning reviews and revisions, flood zone planning, or historic preservation. This position is part of the professional planner career series.

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City Planner Job summary 4

The purpose of the City Planner job is to research and prepare information related to planning functions within the Planning, Building, and Zoning Department. Under limited supervision, performs various administrative and professional planning duties. Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to, reviewing of site plans, reviewing minor subdivision plats, administering development-related ordinances and regulations, reviewing plans, assisting and directing developers, approving zoning related permits, and performing additional tasks as assigned. Serves as technical advisor to Planning Commission and the Architecture Design Review Board. Reports to the Director of Planning, Building and Zoning.

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City Planner Job summary 5

The City Planner takes a lead role in a variety of projects, including historic preservation, and provides secondary support to downtown redevelopment and revitalization related initiatives and economic development activities. Assignments may also include the review of various land development applications and similar assignments relating to the development review process. This position reports to the Director of Development Services.

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City Planner Job summary 6

The City Planner will plan available resources (manpower and equipment) to deliver freight in the safest and most cost effective manner to meet or exceed customer expectations and to achieve department and company goals.

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City Planner Job summary 7

We seek a City Planner to perform professional urban planning tasks including providing land use and development planning expertise to the Director of Community Development and assist policy making bodies and preparation of plan and reports regarding land use planning and development issues. City Planner reports to the Director of Community Development and prepares and organizes Planning and Zoning Commission (P&Z) meetings; consults with potential developers on projects; assists Director of Community Development on development issues; attends committee, commission, and council meetings as assigned.

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City Planner Job summary 8

We are seeking an energetic and experienced City Planner. The City Planner is responsible for professional planning and administrative work coordinating the development of the City.

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City Planner Job summary 9

If you’re an amazing City Planner who wants to work for an amazing city with outstanding benefits, then keep on reading!

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City Planner Job summary 10

We are seeking a high-performing, energetic candidate to join our team in City Development. The City is growing and we are looking for a team member who is open to exploring new and creative solutions to help maintain quality of life in our community. As the Planner you will work closely with a tight-knit team of planners, engineers, administrators, permit technicians, the Building Official and Licensing Official, and other City departments as you contribute to a wide variety of projects that impact our community. Primary duties include development and permit reviews, supporting the Planning and Zoning Commission, GIS data development and maintenance, assisting with planning studies and other strategic projects depending on interest and need. Additional work may include organizing public meetings, preparing outreach and education materials, and working with IT on ArcGIS online conversion and data and application development.

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