Closing Date: March 11, 2020 11:00 PM

Salary Range: $84,898 – $118,857

Director of Planning and Development

York County, South Carolina

Job Description Summary

This position is responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of the Planning and Development Services Department. This position plans, organizes and directs the work of staff responsible for planning, zoning, permitting, code enforcement, environmental compliance, land use regulations and customer service to provide coordinated guidance and regulation of the growth and development of the County. The employee works through division managers to supervise program and department services to ensure that well planned and orderly growth and development occurs through appropriate ordinances and programs, making efficient use of the County’s land and resources. Work involves short and long range planning for policies, ordinances and the Comprehensive Land Use Plan. The position provides support and advice to the County Manager and County Council, in addition to the Planning Commission, Zoning Board of Appeals, York County Forever Commission and Building Board of Appeals. The position also responds to public
inquiries and complaints, prepares ordinance and policy revisions, attends and conducts public meetings, and assists staff, as needed.

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