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Baytown is a growing community with a population of approximately 82,000 situated on the north side of Galveston Bay. As a full-service municipal government our purpose is simple – Together we enrich lives and build community.
Our employees are dedicated to public service through Caring, Innovation, Collaboration, Leadership and Stewardship, and we are looking for a qualified candidate who shares our values to join our team in the role of Planning Manager.
The Planning Manager manages, coordinates and conducts review and processing of land development applications. Directs and supervises work performed by planners and support staff. Researches, prepares and carries out comprehensive, professional activities related to special studies (e.g., annexation studies), neighborhood plans, zoning map amendments, and the Comprehensive Plan. Leads land use, demographic and economic data gathering, research and analysis, and other special projects as assigned. Participates in the more challenging and complex projects in the development review process by acting as case manager and/or by coordinating with applicants and city departments, especially the Building Services Division and Engineering Department. Creates and maintains GIS layer data for the purposes of land use analysis or for publication to the City's online GIS maps. Prepares written and oral reports and recommendations to City Council, Planning and Zoning Commission, as well as other advisory bodies.
1. Bachelor's degree in City Planning or a related field from an accredited college or university.
2. Three years of professional planning experience.
3. Experience with ArcMap.
4. Ability to obtain AICP within a year of employment.
5. Prior supervisory experience.
6. Valid State of Texas Driver's License with acceptable driving record.
Please submit online application and resume online at https://www.baytown.org/ .