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Land Development Planning Administrator
The City of College Station is a growing, dynamic community seeking a seasoned professional to bring their planning, administration and project management expertise to our award-winning team of development experts!
Under general direction of the Assistant Director, the Land Development Planning Administrator supervises and participates in highly complex professional planning activities in relation to land development, review and associated planning programs, including, but not limited, to, preparing and implementing policies and programs relative to land development and current planning administration; supervises and manages the day-to-day functions of assigned land development planning and technical review staff; acts a projects manager for sensitive and complex planning projects and assists the Director/Assistant Director as a senior resource person to planning staff.
The ideal candidate will have a Master's Degree in urban planning, urban design, architecture or related field and five (5) years of experience in municipal planning and two (2) years related leadership experience; or, an equivalent combination of education and experience. Also, a Texas Driver's License and advanced knowledge of principles and practices of city planning as they pertain to urban development and zoning is required. Knowledge of operations, services and activities of an urban planning program including design review and zoning activities is required. Knowledge of municipal codes, zoning ordinance, general plan, uniform codes, subdivisions, etc and general knowledge of methods and techniques of research and analysis is critical for success. Additionally, knowledge of pertinent federal, state, and local laws, codes, regulations, excellent written and oral communication skills, and the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work round out a qualified candidate. AICP certification from the American Institute of Certified Planners is also a required certification.
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