Planner II

Loudoun County Government

Leesburg, VA

Experience Level: Mid-Level

AICP Certification: AICP Not required

Salary: $60,103-$105,181

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The Loudoun County Planning and Zoning Customer Service Center is seeking a professional planner. The primary responsibility is researching and responding to customer inquiries on zoning regulations and land development processes from walk-ins, emails, phone calls, and the Loudoun Express Request website and mobile application. Other tasks may include occasionally facilitating pre-application meetings with land developers; assisting with checklist review and the acceptance and referral of land development applications; and handling public hearing waiver requests and period of validity extension requests. Loudoun County is a dynamic community that is leading growth in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area.

Bachelor's degree in Planning, Management, Public Administration, Urban Management, Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Geography, or related field; two (2) years of related work experience in professional planning; equivalent combination of education and experience.

This position requires the ability to research complex zoning issues, interpret the Loudoun County Zoning Ordinance and Comprehensive Plan, prepare written correspondence, read plans, and interact with the public. Must have strong written and verbal communication skills and the ability to adapt to a variety of situations including frequent interactions with staff, applicants, and customers.

This position may qualify for relocation assistance in accordance with County policy. The Department promotes teleworking. This position requires a valid driver's license, driving record, credit, and criminal background checks.

Recruitment #22-125-3478. Visit our on-line employment center at https://www.loudoun.gov/jobs for more information and to apply. EOE

Posted October 8, 2021, 9:26 AM PDT


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