Planning Support Specialist

ACCGov

Athens, GA

AICP Certification: AICP Not required

Salary: 39,132

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Two vacancies:  First review of applications on 9/17/2021

REPORTS TO: Senior Planner 

FLSA STATUS: Non-Exempt

CLASSIFICATION: Personnel System - Requires satisfactory completion of a six month probationary period

PAY GRADE: 114

SAFETY SENSITIVE:  No

Purposes of Job:

The purpose of this job is to research and prepare information related to current planning and zoning services provided by the Planning Development Services Division or Leisure Services Park Planning Division. Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to, assisting the public by answering questions, researching issues, and providing information to elected officials, members of appointed bodies, other Athens-Clarke County Staff, Planning Department/Leisure Services Department customers, and the general public, and performing additional tasks as assigned.

Job Related Requirements

WORK SCHEDULE: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. with some after hours events and/or meetings.

May be required to work on religious holidays.

Regular and predictable attendance is required.

Must work cooperatively with others.

When requirements include vehicle operation, responsible for the safety, readiness and operation of the vehicle and must abide by ACC's safe driving policy.

MINIMUM TRAINING & EXPERIENCE REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

Bachelor's degree or equivalent with experience, knowledge and a level of competency commonly associated with completion of specialized training in Transportation Planning, Urban Planning, Regional Planning, Historic Planning, Recreation Planning, or a related field, such as landscape architecture required; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job.

Must possess a valid driver's license.

Proficiency in ArcGIS, AutoCAD, and Adobe Suite software is preferred.

Posted September 14, 2021, 9:07 AM PDT


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