POSITION: PLANNER I
BASE RATE: $19.9197 PER HOUR
STATUS: REGULAR, FULL –TIME
DEPARTMENT: COMMUNITY AND PLANNING SERVICES (CAPS)
BARGAINING UNIT: FMCE, MFPE
CLOSING DATE: 5:00 P.M. THURSDAY, JUNE 13, 2019
Complete job description available upon request to the Department of Human Resources.
Complete an online application and apply at: www.missoulacounty.us
DEFINITION: Performs professional community planning and development work in Community and Planning Services.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: Requires a bachelor’s degree. Degrees best suited for this position include planning, urban studies, environmental science, and geography. Requires one year of planning experience.
REPRESENTATIVE EXAMPLES OF WORK: Assists in preparation and coordination of community planning and development projects. Evaluates subdivision and rezoning applications. Issues procedural information to the public and may offer interpretations of plans or regulations. Assists in the completion of projects and in problem solving. Evaluates complex building and development permit applications for compliance with County land use regulations and approves permits when appropriate. Investigates and resolves violations of County land use regulations. Prepares ordinances, resolutions, project narratives, maps or other visual aides, and project evaluations for review and approval by senior staff. Conducts field investigations and research, compiles data and prepares technical reports for community planning and development. Prepares oral and written presentations and attends group meetings relative to community planning and development projects. Analyzes information and makes recommendations. Provides staff support to governing bodies and citizen boards as directed, including making staff presentations, scheduling, preparing agendas, preparing meeting sites and materials, and answering inquiries from members. Serves as a resource to other staff members on specific issues. Stays informed of local, State and Federal legislation and current issues in community planning and development.
PHYSICAL/ENVIRONMENTAL DEMANDS: The work requires the ability to travel to meetings and to visit remote work sites often located on rough, uneven terrain. May require attending evening and weekend meetings.
TO APPLY: Submit Missoula County online application by 5:00 p.m. Thursday, June 13, 2019. This additional documentation must be attached to your on-line application which may require scanning: College Transcripts (unofficial are acceptable), a Letter of Interest, and a Resume. Incomplete applications that do not contain this additional material may be disqualified. Missoula County Human Resources Department is located at 199 W Pine, Missoula, MT 59802. For questions about online application process call 406-258-4462 or 406-258-4874. Applicants may submit a written request for any accommodation needed to participate in the application and selection process. Missoula County will consider any reasonable accommodation. The Missoula County EEOP is on file in the Human Resources Office.