Wednesday , April 17 2024

City of San Antonio Careers – Senior Planner

Website City of San Antonio

Job Description:

Under general direction, is responsible for performing complex planning and supervisory work, responsible for the supervision of a section within the City’s Planning Department. Responsibilities include the development of recommendations on planning and zoning issues, staffing of boards and committees and the review of work performed by subordinate planners. Working conditions are primarily in an office environment. May exercise direct supervision over assigned staff.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Conducts updates to the City’s Comprehensive Plan and various components of the plan.
  • Makes recommendations to other City Departments.
  • Provides technical support to boards, commissions and committees.
  • Prepares written reports and makes presentations at public and community meetings and boards and commissions.
  • Supervises, trains and evaluates assigned staff members.
  • Conducts special studies on projects such as land use and zoning plans.
  • Oversees the preparation and reproduction of publications issued by the Department.
  • Responds to requests for information from management, officials and the public.

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to operate a computer keyboard and other basic office equipment.
  • Skill in utilizing a personal computer and associated software programs.
  • Knowledge of engineering, surveying and drafting concepts and principles.
  • Knowledge of principles and practices used in all phases of urban planning.
  • Knowledge of Federal, State and local laws, regulations and ordinances pertaining to planning and zoning.
  • Knowledge of zoning regulations and procedures.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university.
  • Two (2) years increasingly responsible urban planning experience to include one (1) year of supervisory or lead work experience.

Job Details:

Company: City of San Antonio

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Austin, TX, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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