Opening Date/Time: 2013-10-25 00:00:00.0
Closing Date/Time: 2013-12-23 23:59:00.0
Salary: $67,233.60 - $102,813.12 Annually
Job Type: Full Time
Location: 420 West Main Street, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
This job is located in the Housing and Community Development Division of the Planning Department with the City of Oklahoma City and is under the general direction of a Department Head. Planner IV is a professional classification requiring the application of advanced technical and administrative skills in the management of a specialized planning area. Planner IV’s coordinate the operations of a planning division or section, as well as prepare official documents or reports based on extensive, comprehensive research. This position will be responsible for managing the Housing and Community Development Division of approximately 15 employees; ensuring compliance with federal and other grant requirements; and optimizing the effectiveness of existing programs and developing new programs. This Planner IV will be expected to develop innovative solutions to long-standing community development issues and manage multiple federal grant funded programs.
Essential job functions include: performing numerous administrative functions in the management of a division or section’s operations; assessing numerous variables, both abstract and concrete, to coordinate project efforts for long-range or current planning requirements or proposals; providing staff with verbal and written administrative and technical instructions to promote the optimal efficiency of work projects; representing the City as a participant on or adviser to various boards, commissions, official policymaking bodies, and citizens’ groups to relate or promote the City’s position in technical or administrative areas; and reviewing complex data, studying trends, collecting information, and preparing specialized reports or documents based on in-depth research. Employees of this classification have frequent contact with City officials and staff, citizens’ groups, and other professionals and may officially represent a Department Head in his/her absence. Work products are subject to review by conferences, staff reports, and observations concerning the status of projects.
For full details related to this position and to apply, go to the City of Oklahoma City website at www.okc.gov/jobs