Assistant Planner

City of Stockton

Stockton, CA

Salary: Monthly Salary: $4,945.20 - $6,349.69

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The Community Development Department (CDD) is seeking to fill an Assistant Planner position for the Current Planning workgroup. The Community Development Department is composed of the following workgroups: Planning and Engineering, Building and Life Safety, and Business Operations. The operations center of the Department is located at the Permit Center where the public is served in all aspects of land use, permitting, and development construction. The Department’s mission is to serve residents and businesses in their desire to successfully grow, build, and enhance quality of life by providing dedicated customer service to facilitate solutions for thoughtful urban planning and safe building. The Assistant Planner position is an entry-level professional position responsible for providing exemplary customer service at the Permit Center counter in keeping with CDD’s “Customer First” philosophy, performing research and data collection, interpreting and applying municipal code regulations, and processing applications for land use. Knowledge and experience relating to General Plans, zoning ordinances, environmental planning, architectural design and historic preservation, and/or proficiency with geographic information systems are highly desirable.

Assistant Planners work a City of Stockton 9/80 schedule: 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays; 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Fridays, with alternating Fridays off. Must be willing to attend evening meetings as needed.

Possession of a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in city, regional or urban planning or a closely related field. Sub professional or professional planning experience may be substituted for the education on a year-for-year basis to a maximum of two years. Must possess a valid California Class C driver’s license.

Final Filing Date: September 9, 2021 at 5:30 p.m.
For a full job description and on-line application, please go to EOE

Posted August 26, 2021, 4:07 PM PDT

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